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Take the next step in your career at the National Brain Tumor Society, and join us as we work together to conquer and cure brain tumors — once and for all.
National Brain Tumor Society unrelentingly invests in, mobilizes, and unites our community to discover a cure, deliver effective treatments, and advocate for patients and care partners.
Brain tumors don’t discriminate, and neither do we. At NBTS, we believe that fostering diversity, equity, and inclusion is critical to our goal of supporting members of the brain tumor community from all backgrounds and walks of life. That’s why we’re committed to an inclusive organizational culture, where our employees and our community feel valued and respected, whatever their gender, race, ethnicity, national origin, religion, age, sexual orientation or identity, education, disability, or life experiences.
NBTS provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.
Our collaborative team of non-profit professionals is dedicated to serving the unique needs of the brain tumor community. We do this by advancing best-in-class medical research aimed at accelerating new treatments and cures, while working to unite our community and mobilize support, innovation, and advocacy to change the future for patients with a brain tumor and families.
We invite you to learn more about the career opportunities below.
The Development Associate is a critical member of the Individual Giving and Donor Relations team, reporting directly to the Senior Director of Development, Individual Giving and Donor Relations and providing administrative support to both the Senior Director and the Chief Strategy and Development Officer. The ideal individual will have the ability to exercise good judgment and professionalism in a variety of situations, with strong written and verbal communication, administrative, organizational and people skills, attention to detail, and the ability to balance multiple priorities. The individual must have the ability to work independently on projects, from conception to completion, and work under pressure to handle a wide variety of activities and confidential matters with discretion. The ideal candidate will also demonstrate interest in learning about development and donor relations, with the opportunity to evolve into a frontline role over time.
Reporting to the Chief Scientific Officer, the Director of Research will play a critical role in advancing National Brain Tumor Society’s treatment-focused research agenda. Key responsibilities include integrating and managing research projects including funding that are a part of NBTS programs designed to advance medical research and development of promising treatments. As an internal and external research team leader, the role will work with regulatory, academic, and life sciences industry related initiatives as well as collaborate to facilitate patient and caregiver engagement in research. The position will play an important role in developing research strategy and implementing it. The successful candidate will additionally work with teams cross-functionally (Research, Business Development, Development, Finance and Communications) to comprehensively advance program priorities and evaluate opportunities.
NBTS strives to ensure we have a workplace that embraces diverse viewpoints, backgrounds, cultures and experience. NBTS provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.