Careers at NBTS

See Yourself Working to Cure Brain Tumors

Our Mission

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.

Our Commitment

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.

Work With Us

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.

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 brain tumor patients and families.

We invite you to learn more about the career opportunities below.

Current Opportunities


Senior Director of Communications

Careers at the National Brain Tumor Society (NBTS) allow mission-driven professionals to apply their skills and expertise in the pursuit of better treatments and, ultimately, cures for brain tumors. Jobs at the NBTS offer passionate and results-driven individuals the exciting opportunity to join a team of collaborative nonprofit professionals that are working at the intersection of leading-edge science and high-impact public policy, mobilizing a community of dedicated supporters and volunteers advocating for positive change in an area of huge unmet demand, and serving the unique needs of brain tumor patients and families.

NBTS is currently seeking a seasoned nonprofit communications leader with significant fundraising/development communications experience to join and lead our in-house Marketing Communications team to develop and guide strategy and production for organization-wide external relations. If you’re a creative problem solver, experienced in mission-based work, adept at working cross-departmentally, and skilled at developing and delivering the right messages to a wide variety of internal and external stakeholders, we want to hear from you.

You should have experience managing and fostering the development of a seasoned staff of direct reports; a passion for staying abreast of the latest in marketing and communications tools, technology, and tactics; take pride in solving complex challenges; and interest working in one of medicine’s most challenging fields that requires a collaborative and positive, can-do attitude. In return, you’ll be part of an organization that is making a difference in the lives of brain tumor patients and their care partners every day. Learn More

To apply please send your cover letter and resume to careers@braintumor.org.

Due to the volume of applications we receive, only applicants who are selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please.