Associate Director of Government Relations

Reports To: Chief of Community & Government Relations
FLSA Status: Exempt
Date: May 2022

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National Brain Tumor Society (NBTS) unrelentingly invests in, mobilizes, and unites our community to discover a cure, deliver effective treatments, and advocate for patients and their care partners.

NBTS is a leading national nonprofit organization with a vision of conquering and curing brain tumors – once and for all. To realize our mission and vision, we inform, connect and convene patients, caregivers, researchers, and other stakeholders involved in the discovery, development, and delivery of treatments and health care. Through advocacy, NBTS is a catalyst for change to public policy related to brain tumor research and health care delivery.


The Associate Director of Government Relations implements the National Brain Tumor Society’s (NBTS) Government Relations Program to achieve strategic goals across our mission delivery programs. The Associate Director of Government Relations will support the development and implementation of a proactive, well-communicated, comprehensive federal regulatory and legislative policy agenda. They are responsible for engaging with internal and external stakeholders to advance and support NBTS’s Change Program.

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The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

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.