Regional Development Officer (North West)

To raise awareness of the Association’s information and support services and identify new business opportunities for the organisation

Home based (covering Cheshire, Cumbria, Greater Manchester, Lancashire and Merseyside)

Part-time: 17.5 hours a week (flexible including some evenings and weekends)

Salary a full-time equivalent of £22,000 - £25,000 per annum (pro rata, ie, £11,000 to £12,500 for a 17.5-hour working week (depending on experience)

The Lymphoma Association is a national charity which provides information and support to people affected by lymphoma – the fifth most common cancer in the UK. We also work with and support the healthcare practitioners who care for lymphoma patients.

We are looking for an organised and driven person who is passionate about improving outcomes for people affected by lymphoma. Through being part of an expanding regional development programme you will help develop and deliver local support services, developed strong, enduring relationships with healthcare professionals and their organisations, and support our local fundraising initiatives.

To succeed in this role you will be an excellent communicator and relationship-builder, highly organised and a creative thinker who can raise awareness of lymphoma, the organisation and its work.

This is a new role that is part of our continuing growth and development phase and we have been investing significant funds in new staff and resources to expand our reach and impact.

This post has been funded by the Roger Counter Foundation for an initial 12-month period and will be made permanent subject to targets and objectives met. 

Job description

Lymphoma Association overview

Application form

Equal opportunities and diversity form

If you would like to apply for the role, please complete the Application Form. Candidates’ applications will be scored by their ability to demonstrate how they meet the criteria of the Person Specification in the Job Description. Please email your application to 

Closing date for applications is Monday 19 February 2018. Interviews will be held on Monday 5 March in Manchester.​

If you have any queries about the application process, please contact Non Kinchin-Smith, HR Officer 

We are an equal opportunities employer and encourage applications from all sections of society. 

The Lymphoma Association is a registered charity in England and Wales (1068395) and in Scotland (SC045850).