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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.

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Our current vacancies are listed below.
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Current vacancies

Challenge Events Intern

Location: Farnborough, Hampshire, GU14
Salary: circa £17,500 pa (dependent on experience)
Duration: Permanent
Direct reports: None

You will be one of the first points of contact for Runs and Challenge event fundraisers, providing them with support, materials and fundraising advice, ensuring that high quality supporter relationship management is maintained at all times.

The secondary purpose is to support a range of areas including: administration, thanking supporters/fundraisers for their donations, guiding fundraisers through their journey and helping to creating engaging content for our digital platforms (Facebook and Twitter).

You will need:

  • Ability to provide administrative support to an individual or team in a fast paced environment
  • Experience of working with a range of people, with the ability to understand their needs and deliver service
  • Empathy with the aims, objectives and activities of The Brain Tumour Charity
  • Strong motivational skills, able to drive team performance across varied workloads and fluctuating activity levels

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Community Fundraiser - East of England

Location: Home based within the region. Required to travel extensively, including regular visits to Farnborough (Head Office)
Salary: circa £24,000 - £27,000 pa (dependent on experience)
Role duration: Permanent
Direct reports: None

As Community Fundraiser for the East of England, you will support the delivery of our strategic plans and objectives within the East Midlands and East Anglia. You will build relationships with the community to generate and grow our income and raise awareness within the region.

You will recruit new relationships and nurture existing ones with individual fundraisers, supporter groups, small businesses and other fundraising groups. You will do this through community fundraising activities and by developing and delivering initiatives such as Big Bandana Bake and The Twilight Walk.

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

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Senior Content Editor

Location: Farnborough, Hampshire, GU14
Salary: circa £28,000 pa (dependent on experience)
Role duration: Permanent
Direct reports: None

As the Senior Content Editor, you will be responsible for producing high-quality, effective content across multiple channels. This content will increase engagement across our support services, policy campaigns, fundraising initiatives and research activities, improving recruitment and retention.

You will need:

  • Experienced in copywriting and editing whilst adhering to brand and tone of voice guidelines
  • Ability to demonstrate strong writing skills for a broad range of audience and mediums – online and offline
  • Strong project management skills, this should include experience of juggling multiple pieces of work and working to deadlines in a fast paced environment
  • A high degree of creativity with evidence of successfully putting ideas into practice

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Optical Engagement Manager

Location: Farnborough, Hampshire, GU14
Salary: circa £35,000 - £45,000 pa (dependent on experience)
Role duration: 3 years fixed-term
Direct reports: None

In this exciting role you will lead and develop our engagement programme with the optical industry; ensuring that as many opticians, optometrists and ophthalmologists, along with those who service the industry, are brain tumour aware, better equipped to support those living with the consequences of a brain tumour and see themselves as stakeholders in our charity.

You will need:

  • Experience of working as an Optometrist or Opthalmologist
  • Experience of developing training programmes
  • Experience of influencing and negotiating to promote and develop work with internal and external stakeholders
  • Flexible attitude to work. Can adapt to changing work priorities at short notice, take on the ideas of others and adapt own way of working

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CRM IT Intern

Location: Farnborough, Hampshire, GU14
Salary: circa £17,500 pa (dependent on experience)
Duration: 1 year
Direct reports: None

Working within the Development team, you will provide basic IT support including setting up equipment for other team members, as required. You will be responsible for maintaining an asset register of existing IT equipment and ensuring that all loan equipment is correctly booked out and returned.

Working closely with other teams, you will assist with data cleansing and ad-hoc reporting.

This is an ideal opportunity for an IT graduate or placement student wishing to develop their technical and reporting skills

You will need:

  • To be working towards an IT related degree
  • Confident IT user including internet, email and databases
  • Programming skills
  • Ability to work well under pressure with good time management

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Supporter Services Assistant

Location: Farnborough, Hampshire, GU14
Salary: circa £18,000 pa (dependent on experience)
Role duration: Permanent
Direct reports: None

Joining a fast paced team you will assist in managing donations, reward and recognition, income and resource processing, and provide the glue between the wider Fundraising teams to ensure proactive, collaborative and excellent stewardship of our supporters. This role is integral in ensuring a high quality experience for our donors and supporters. You will also be responsible for inspiring excellent supporter care across The Charity, ensuring that our supporters are placed at the centre of all we do.

You will need:

  • A keen eye for detail and strong numeracy, literacy and organisation skills
  • Proven experience of working as part of a team in a busy administrative support role and an understanding of fundraising work
  • The ability to manage a varied and complex workload, prioritising competing demands
  • Excellent communication skills with the confidence to communicate with a range of stakeholders by phone, email and letter

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