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Our small but committed headquarters staff work tirelessly to ensure that our projects run smoothly and that every dollar that is donated to our research initiatives through the Terry Fox Foundation is going towards funding innovative projects that are changing the way cancer is researched and treated.

The following employment opportunities are open. Researchers, clinicians or trainees are advised to contact partner institutions directly regarding career opportunities within their specific discipline or field of research.

PROJECTS MANAGER – DATA ANALYST

TFRI is looking for an experienced Project Manager – Data Analyst to join its team. TFRI supports research focused on improving cancer research outcomes for the benefit of patients everywhere in partnership with Canadian cancer centres and universities.

Together with the Government of Canada, the Terry Fox Foundation (www.terryfox.org) and other philanthropic foundations and partner, TFRI will be investing up to $500M over five years in cancer research, including to create the Marathon of Hope Cancer Centres Network

The Projects Manager – Data Analyst is a key member of the TFRI headquarters team supporting TFRI’s Canada-wide programs.  They are part of the team organizing peer-reviewed scientific competitions for TFRI’s different programs: the Program Project Grants, New Investigator and other awards.  The Projects Manager – Data Analyst performs a key role in liaising with grant, award recipients and their host institutions to capture and analyse the outputs and impacts of the cancer research supported, and to report these outcomes to the Terry Fox Foundation and our partners.

If Terry’s dream is your dream, and you value excellence, integrity, leadership, are results oriented and believe in taking risks, we invite you to send apply with a covering letter and full resume to: hr@tfri.ca by August 06, 2021

RESEARCH PROJECTS MANAGER

The Terry Fox Research Institute (TFRI) is looking for an experienced individual to join its Marathon of Hope Cancer Centres Network team.

Together with the Canadian Government, the Terry Fox Foundation (www.terryfox.org) and other philanthropic foundations and partners, TFRI will be investing up to $500 million over five years to support cancer research, and the creation of a Network of leading cancer research organizations called the Marathon of Hope Cancer Centres Network.

The Research Projects Manager (RPM) is a key member of the TFRI headquarters team.  They co-ordinate the pan-Canadian activities in liaison with project managers and researchers at each of the Network’s designated cancer centres.  They will manage the procurement of sequencing supplies and work closely with the centre’s project managers and research staff to deliver progress updates and reporting as required by funding sponsors of the Network’s research.  The RPM will support the Network’s expert working groups to develop best practice solutions required to link and share the Network’s precision medicine technologies and resources.  They will be involved in organizing and attending Network scientific meetings across Canada.

If Terry’s dream is your dream, and you value excellence, integrity, leadership, are results oriented and believe in taking risks, we invite you to apply with a covering letter and full resume to: hr@tfri.ca by August 06, 2021