European Cancer Organisation


ECCO - the European CanCer Organisation, a non-for-profit association, aims to bring together all the different disciplines and specialists involved in the research and treatment of cancer. Its ultimate aim is to ensure that all cancer patients across Europe receive the best possible care.

ECCO seeks a new Chief Executive

The European CanCer Organisation (ECCO) is seeking to appoint a new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) to plan, direct, control and deliver the operations of the organisation within a strategy and budget set by the Board of Directors.

Candidates must have the ability to liaise strongly with member associations, the wider stakeholder community, funding partners, and decision-makers at all levels in order to enact ECCO’s mission and strategy.

The opportunity involves leading a policy-focused organisation, with democratic structures which allows for the participation of all members and the patient community, whilst at the same time ensuring revenue generation in order to enact change-making activities pursuant to the Association’s mission and strategy.

A full job description is available here.

Salary and benefits are negotiable based on qualifications, experience and demonstrable success in related roles.

To be considered for this opportunity, please submit a cover letter and resume to by a deadline of Friday 15 February 2019 (17h00 CET).