Katy Ashford

Campaign Officer

  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom



  • Events
  • Marketing PR
  • Volunteer Experience
  • Writing Communication
  • Political Campaigning
  • Email Marketing CRM Digital Customer Experience

Work history


Campaign Officer

Cancer Research UK

Sep 2015
  • Developing and leading on campaigns to drive political action to beat cancer sooner.


Campaigns Assistant

Cancer Research UK

Jul 2014 - Aug 2015
  • Cancer Research UK is the world’s largest independent cancer research charity. I Assisted the Cancer Campaigns team in the running of the campaigning function, but also provided support to the Public Affairs and Policy Development teams


Community & Development Officer

Reading University Students’ Union

Jun 2013 - Jun 2014
  • Alongside four other officers I was responsible for guaranteeing day-to-day administration of a multi-million pound organisation through line management, as well as sitting on the Board of Trustees to develop the unions’ strategy. Responsible for developing volunteering at Reading University, integrating RUSU into the community, improving our Raising and Giving Society (RAG), and increasing students’ employability.



English Language

University of Reading

Aug 2010 - Jun 2013


    English, Media, Psychology

    Reigate College

    Aug 2008 - Jun 2010


      11 Grades Including Math and English

      Reigate School

      Aug 2003 - Jul 2008