Farnborough, Hampshire
circa £24,000 per year (dependent on experience)
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Who are we?

 

Recently named Third Sector Charity of the Year 2018, we are a rapidly growing charity seeking to accelerate change for those affected by brain tumours, which kill more children and adults under 40 in the UK than any other cancer. Our five-year strategy is ambitious and sets out plans to double survival from brain tumours and halve the harm they cause to quality of life.

 

Our exciting job role!

 

The Content Editor (Research) will be responsible for producing high-quality, effective content about our research across multiple channels. This content will increase engagement with our research activities, improving recruitment and retention.

 

This role is full time - 37.5 hours and will be based in our Farnborough office, with some out‑of‑hours working.

 

What we'd like from you:

 

It's simple - all you need to succeed in this role is talent, ambition and energy. You must completely embrace our values, offer a great cultural fit, inspire us every day and deliver amazing results in a fast paced environment.

 

According to the job description you should also have significant and demonstrable experience in conveying complex scientific topics for a lay audience, as well as communicating with a research audience. If this is for you, we’d love to hear from you!

 

What we'd like to give you:

 

- Salary c.£24,000 per annum (dependent on experience)

- 25 days holiday plus bank holidays – pro rata for part-time contracts (we also close at Christmas as a ‘thank you’ for volunteering your time at some of our events throughout the year*) 

- Generous pension contribution*

- Life assurance cover*

- Employee Assistance Programme

- Loads of other great benefits, plus an amazing culture to work in, a great team and lots of fun (and cake!)

 

How to apply to join our amazing team:

 

Please apply online attaching your CV and a supporting statement explaining why you want the role, what you would bring to the team and how your skillset and experience will enable us to make a real impact for those affected by brain tumours.

Advert close date: 30th September 2019

First interview date and location: 15th OR 16th October 2019 via Skype

Second interview date and location: tbc at our Farnborough office

 

More about us:

 

Don’t forget to check out our short video (you can find it on our You Tube channel) to find out more about our culture and what it is like to work at The Brain Tumour Charity.

 

Did you know we have won a variety of awards for our HeadSmart campaign including the NHS Innovation Award, Third Sector Excellence Awards and Charity Times Awards and have been ranked a top global organisation by renowned management consultants McKinsey?

 

For more information, please visit our website.

 

We reserve the right to close the advert early in the event of receiving a sufficient number of applications and may extend the advert if we don't find our perfect team mate!

We process your data in accordance with the Data Protection Act 2018 and the General Data Protection Regulation. For full details, please read our privacy policy for job applicants.

*subject to qualifying criteria

 

 

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The Brain Tumour Charity

We are a rapidly growing charity seeking to accelerate change for those affected by brain tumours, which kill more children and adults under 40... Read more

Posted on: 11 September 2019
Closed date: 30 September 2019
Job ref: CE-SEP19
Tags: Communications, PR, Policy/Research

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