When you include the American Institute for Cancer Research in your estate plans, you make a major difference in the fight against cancer.

Corporate Champions who partner with the American Institute for Cancer Research stand at the forefront of the fight against cancer

40 Years of Progress: Transforming Cancer. Saving Lives.

The AICR Lifestyle & Cancer Symposium addresses the most current and consequential issues regarding diet, obesity, physical activity and cancer.

The Annual AICR Research Conference is the most authoritative source for information on diet, obesity, physical activity and cancer.

Cancer Update Program – unifying research on nutrition, physical activity and cancer.

Read real-life accounts of how AICR is changing lives through cancer prevention and survivorship.

We bring a detailed policy framework to our advocacy efforts, and provide lawmakers with the scientific evidence they need to achieve our objectives.

AICR champions research that increases understanding of the relationship between nutrition, lifestyle, and cancer.

Are you ready to make a difference? Join our team and help us advance research, improve cancer education and provide lifesaving resources.

AICR’s resources can help you navigate questions about nutrition and lifestyle, and empower you to advocate for your health.

AICR is committed to putting what we know about cancer prevention into action. To help you live healthier, we’ve taken the latest research and made 10 Cancer Prevention Recommendations.

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Join our life-changing team.

We want to live in a world where no one develops a preventable cancer. We champion the latest and most authoritative scientific research from around the world on cancer prevention and survival through diet, weight and physical activity, so that we can help people make informed lifestyle choices to reduce their cancer risk.
Join our team and help us advance research, improve cancer education and provide lifesaving resources. We offer competitive salaries, comprehensive benefit plans, work-life balance and an environment that fosters diversity and inclusion. More importantly, you will drive a mission that makes an impact and difference in so many lives.

Are you ready to make a difference? Please email your cover letter and resume to HR@aicr.org. Indicate the position you are applying to in the subject line.

Looking to start a career in Accounting? We have the ideal position for you! AICR is actively seeking a Finance Clerk to join our team!  We are based in Arlington, with affiliates in the UK and Netherlands. The International Financial Services team, with a staff of five, is the hub in supporting all three groups from budgeting to preparation for the annual audit.

Position Summary:

The Finance Clerk is responsible for all administrative tasks that support the International Financial Services team within AICR. This includes data entry, assemble and scan documents, manage direct mail allocations, support the finance team on special projects and other tasks as assigned by the Sr. Director of Finance and Operations. The Finance Clerk must be able to manage multiple responsibilities and set priorities.


  • AA degree or high school diploma with two years of relevant work experience
  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Proficiency with math
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Record maintenance skills
  • Knowledge of accounting software a plus but not required

Physical Requirements:

  • Prolonged periods sitting at a desk and working on a computer.
  • Must be able to lift up to 15 pounds at times.
  • Travel may be required.

AICR is an equal-opportunity employer that is committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive workplace.  We welcome applications from all qualified individuals regardless of race, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, religion, physical or mental disability, marital status, veteran status, or other factors protected by law.