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The Institute of Cancer Research Overview

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London, UK
1001 to 5000 employees
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Nonprofit Organization
Research & Development
$100 to $500 million (USD) per year
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The Institute of Cancer Research Reviews

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The Institute of Cancer Research Chief Executive and President Paul Workman
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  • "Good company, limited opportunities"

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    I have been working at The Institute of Cancer Research full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Nice location, open green. Lots of parking

    Cons

    Gym , canteen not enough good quality food. No air con or heating in some offices.

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The Institute of Cancer Research Photos

The Institute of Cancer Research photo of: ICR, Sutton, UK
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The Institute of Cancer Research photo of: Male Urological Cancer Research Centre, ICR, Sutton
The Institute of Cancer Research photo of: Brookes Lawley Building, ICR, Sutton, Surrey
The Institute of Cancer Research photo of: Male Urological Cancer Centre, ICR, Sutton
The Institute of Cancer Research photo of: Sir Richard Doll Building, ICR, Sutton
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The Institute of Cancer Research Interviews

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    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
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    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at The Institute of Cancer Research.

    Interview

    I got invited for a phone interview a few days after the job posting closed, and invited for an in-person interview a day after that, which was conducted 2 weeks later. I was told that my references will be contacted before the in-person interview. I was asked to briefly present my previous research to the group. They were very polite and friendly and asked some questions about my work. I was given a tour of the lab/offices, taken for lunch and had a nice chat about future projects afterwards. I was offered the job the next day.

    Interview Questions

    • The only non-scientific question was "How well do you perform in a team setting"   Answer Question

    Negotiation

    There was no negotiation, the salary was already set to the maximum of the band that job was advertised in.

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