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With us, you can go further, faster!

As a result of our ambitious five-year strategy and twin goals to double survival and halve the harm that brain tumours cause to quality of life, we have a range exciting roles available at The Brain Tumour Charity.

If you have the passion, drive and determination to help us pick up the pace of progress in the battle to defeat this disease, we'd love to hear from you.

Find your perfect role 

Our current vacancies are listed below. Please note, we are unable to accept applications without a supporting statement. 

Remember to check back regularly and follow us on social media to learn about upcoming opportunities. 

If you are looking to join us as a volunteer, please see our volunteering page.

Head of External Affairs

Location: Fleet, Hampshire (GU51). With some nationwide travel.
Salary: circa £50,000 pa (dependent on experience)
Hours: Full time, 37.5 hours per week. Some out of hours working will be required.
Role duration: Permanent
Responsible for: the Media and PR team and the Policy and Campaigns team

We are looking for a talented Head of External Affairs with an enthusiasm and passion for our work and the ability to deliver outcomes that changes the lives of those affected by brain tumours.

Taking full ownership of developing and delivering our media and PR, campaigning and policy work, the Head of External Affairs will deliver high-impact and sustainable changes to public policy by engaging with decision-makers, stakeholders and supporters.

You will need:

  • Proven track record with five years’ experience working in media and PR, policy, public affairs and/or campaigns
  • Demonstrable track record of driving strategic growth in brand awareness and visibility across print, broadcast and digital media
  • Evidence of leading teams to increase public profile through media and public relations
  • Proficient at using media & PR and digital channels to influence change
  • Senior level understanding of current Media & PR trends in the not-for profit sector and a clear understanding of the UK media and its interests and needs

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Community Fundraiser – Wales and Mid-Counties

Location: Home-based within the region. Required to travel extensively, including regular visits to Fleet (Head Office)

Salary: circa £24,000 pa (dependent on experience)

Role duration: Permanent

We are looking for a Community Fundraiser for Wales and the Mid Counties to support the delivery of our strategic plans and objectives within the region. You will build relationships with the community to generate and grow our income and raise awareness. By recruiting new supporters and nurturing existing relationships with individual fundraisers, supporter groups, small businesses and other fundraising groups.

You’ll need to be good at juggling a myriad of competing priorities, be efficient, effective and work well under pressure to meet deadlines. You’ll also need exceptional communication skills, the ability to build relationships with a range of stakeholders and be flexible in your approach and able to work ‘out of hours’.

You will need:

  • A record of achievement as a fundraiser in a community, corporate or events team with another charity
  • The ability to work as a part of a flexible team and contribute to group and individual targets
  • Proven ability to work remotely
  • A firm grasp of fundraising principles and practice
  • Knowledge of budgets and cost-effective fundraising.

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