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Brain Tumour Research is an ambitious charity, passionate about finding a cure for brain tumours through the establishment of dedicated Brain Tumour Research Centres of Excellence around the UK and challenging the Government and larger cancer charities to increase the national investment for research into brain tumours to £35 million a year and bring parity with other cancers.

Brain Tumour Research is proud to be accredited by Investors in People. We are committed to investing in our team, learning how to support, develop and keep our employees engaged and motivated in order to drive the charity forward.

Our vision is to find a cure for all types of brain tumours. Our mission is to increase the UK investment in brain tumour research.

Following a year of change we are looking to grow our team in order to increase our contribution to the national investment in brain tumour research and to do more of our vital campaigning work in line with our 2025 strategy.

If you are passionate, energetic, professional and hardworking, and you think you've got what it takes to help us achieve our mission, then we would welcome your application for any suitable vacancies we have listed here. You can find out more about our philosophy and overall identity on our Vision, Mission and Values page

If we have no suitable or current vacancies, then please revisit this page soon.

If you would like to volunteer to help our cause, please follow this link for more information about volunteering with Brain Tumour Research.

In addition to a competitive salary, employment benefits include a generous holiday allowance, occupational sick pay, access to private healthcare, an employee assistance programme provided by Health Assured, electric car and bike salary sacrifice scheme, and many more.

 

Community Fundraiser - East Midlands

Brain Tumour Research is offering a fantastic opportunity for an individual looking to further their career in fundraising, whilst making a difference at one of the most innovative and ambitious medical research fundraising charities in the UK as Community Fundraiser. 

Position: Community Fundraiser – East Midlands

Location: Home based, withing Derbyshire, Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, Nottinghamshire or Rutland 

Salary: Circa £28,500 pa

Hours: Full time, 35 hours per week

Benefits: Holiday entitlement, 25 days per annum , excluding UK Public Holidays, access to a Employee Assistance Programme and option to join our healthcare scheme.

Closing Date: 10th March 2024

About the Role

This is a fantastic opportunity for an individual who wants to make a difference in one of the most innovative and exciting medical research fundraising charities in the UK.

As Community Fundraiser for East Midlands, you will help deliver our strategic plans and objectives, by generating and growing income through community fundraising activities. Our community fundraisers also help raise awareness by engaging people with our work, and recruiting and supporting the fundraising of individuals, challenge event participants, our Fundraising Groups and Charity of the Year partnerships. 

About You

If you would like to join an exciting, innovative, and ambitious charity, with a passion for finding a cure for brain tumours, then we would love to hear from you.

Do you have:

  • Experience in community fundraising, donor management and stewardship
  • Good communication skills, with the ability to converse sensitively and empathetically
  • Experience working to and meeting targets
  • A high level of empathy for our cause

Read the full job description here

About Brain Tumour Research

Brain Tumour Research is an exciting, innovative and ambitious charity. We are passionate about finding a cure for brain tumours through the establishment of dedicated Brain Tumour Research Centres of Excellence around the UK.

We are invested in our employees and are proud to be accredited by Investors in People.

To apply: Please send your CV with a covering letter, demonstrating why you are a suitable candidate, how you could add value to our organisation and detailing your current salary to: workforus@braintumourresearch.org

Candidates may also have in experience in, or looking for a career in: Fundraising, Donor Engagement, Community Events Coordinator, Public Relations, Trusts and Foundations, Fundraising Coordinator, Volunteer Coordinator, Fundraising Officer, Fundraising Executive

PR Manager

Brain Tumour Research is looking for a PR Manager to maintain Brain Tumour Research’s position as the leading brain tumour voice in the media. The PR Manager will lead a team of PR Officers to meet and exceed targets in order to raise awareness and acquire new supporters.

Position: PR Manager

Location: Head Office, Milton Keynes. We offer a hybrid working model, where team members are expected to be in the office for a minimum of three days per week.

Salary: Circa £40,00 pa

Hours: Full time, 35 hours per week

Benefits: Holiday entitlement, 25 days per annum , excluding UK Public Holidays, death in service policy, access to a Employee Assistance Programme and option to join our healthcare scheme.

Closing Date: 3rd March 2024

About the Role

This is a fantastic opportunity for an individual who wants to make a difference in one of the most innovative and exciting medical research fundraising charities in the UK while using their experience and knowledge to lead an ambitious PR team.

As PR Manager, you will be responsible for building loyalty with our supporters and develop strong relationships with families who find great value in sharing their story, helping to raise awareness, support fundraising, and keep their loved ones’ memory alive through features in the media as well as on our website and in our own publications.

About You

If you would like to join an exciting, innovative, and ambitious charity, with a passion for finding a cure for brain tumours, then we would love to hear from you.

Do you have:

  • Relevant PR experience, 3 years minimum
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal with the ability to converse sensitively and empathetically
  • Experience leading a team to achieve targets and develop

Read the full job description here

About Brain Tumour Research

Brain Tumour Research is an exciting, innovative and ambitious charity. We are passionate about finding a cure for brain tumours through the establishment of dedicated Brain Tumour Research Centres of Excellence around the UK.

We are invested in our employees and are proud to be accredited by Investors in People.

To apply: Please send your CV with a covering letter, demonstrating why you are a suitable candidate, how you could add value to our organisation and detailing your current salary to: workforus@braintumourresearch.org 

Candidates may also have in experience in, or looking for a career in: PR and Comms, PR Officer, Communications Manager, Marketing Manager, Communications Executive, Senior PR Executive, Media Relations Manager, PR and Communications Lead

Supporter Care Administrator

Brain Tumour Research is looking for a Supporter Care Administrator to provide support, and to help our donors and supporters fundraise, in turn building connections to ensure a lifetime relationship between the charity and individual.

Position: Supporter Care Administrator

Location: Head Office, Milton Keynes

Salary: Circa £21,000 per annum

Hours: Monday to Friday, Full Time 35 hour pw

Benefits: Holiday entitlement, 25 days per annum, excluding UK Public Holidays, access to a Employee Assistance Programme and option to join our healthcare scheme.

Closing Date: 3rd March 2023

About the Role

This is a fantastic opportunity for an individual who wants to make a difference in one of the most innovative and exciting medical research fundraising charities in the UK.

As Supporter Care Administrator, you will be a key part of the thanking process, writing letters to donors and supporters as well as providing help with fundraising. The purpose of this is to build a lifetime relationship with our supporters, from start to finish and beyond.

About You

If you would like to join an exciting, innovative, and ambitious charity, with a passion for finding a cure for brain tumours, then we would love to hear from you.

Do you have:

  • Experience of working with members of the public and/or volunteers
  • Excellent written and communication skills
  • Experience working with Microsoft Office and a CRM database
  • Ability to converse authentically and empathetically with members of the public who may going through or have just gone through a difficult experience

 Read the full job description here

About Brain Tumour Research

Brain Tumour Research is an exciting, innovative and ambitious charity. We are passionate about finding a cure for brain tumours through the establishment of dedicated Brain Tumour Research Centres of Excellence around the UK.

We are invested in our employees and are proud to be accredited by Investors in People.

To apply: Please send your CV with a covering letter, demonstrating why you are a suitable candidate, how you could add value to our organisation and detailing your current salary to:workforus@braintumourresearch.org 

Candidates may also have in experience in, or looking for a career in: Administration, Support Care, Support Care Administrator, Supporter Care Assistant, Charity Administrator, Fundraising Administrator, Charity Assistant, Office Administrator

 

Office Administrator

Brain Tumour Research is looking for an Office Administrator to help deliver a superior supporter journey, managing volunteers and fulfilment of fundraiser and supporter materials. To manage merchandise and stock to ensure timely and accurate recording of stock movements and sales. To answer the main telephone line in a sensitive and professional manner.

Position: Office Administrator

Location: Head Office, Milton Keynes

Salary: Circa £25,000 per annum

Hours: Full time, 35 hours pw

Benefits: Holiday entitlement, 25 days per annum, excluding UK Public Holidays, access to an Employee Assistance Programme and option to join our healthcare scheme, death in service policy, electric car and bike salary sacrifice scheme.

Closing Date: 10th March 2024

About the Role

This is a fantastic opportunity for an individual who wants to make a difference in one of the most innovative and exciting medical research fundraising charities in the UK.

As an Office Administrator, you will be a key part of the fulfilment process, using Shopify, aiding our fundraisers and supporters to achieve maximum income generation, answering calls and emails from our supporters and fundraisers, with a focus on the supporter journey by being sensitive and empathetic, while raising awareness.

About You

If you would like to join an exciting, innovative, and ambitious charity, with a passion for finding a cure for brain tumours, then we would love to hear from you.

Do you have:

  • Experience of working with members of the public and/or volunteers
  • Experience working with Microsoft Office and a CRM database
  • Ability to converse authentically and empathetically with members of the public who may going through or have just gone through a difficult experience
  • Experience working in a stock room desirable but not essential

Read the full job description here

About Brain Tumour Research

Brain Tumour Research is an exciting, innovative and ambitious charity. We are passionate about finding a cure for brain tumours through the establishment of dedicated Brain Tumour Research Centres of Excellence around the UK.

We are invested in our employees and are proud to be accredited by Investors in People.

To apply: Please send your CV with a covering letter, demonstrating why you are a suitable candidate, how you could add value to our organisation and detailing your current salary to: workforus@braintumourresearch.org 

Candidates may also have experience in, or looking for a career in: Administration, Charity Administrator, Fundraising Administrator, Charity Assistant, Office Administrator, Administration Assistant, Office Junior, Stock Assistant

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