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Just 1% of the national research spend has been allocated to this devastating disease

Work for Brain Tumour Research

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.

Our vision is to find a cure for brain tumours. Our mission is to build a network of experts in sustainable research at seven dedicated Centres of Excellence.

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 and in the mean time register your interest here.

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

Please note, in addition to a competitive salary, employment benefits include a generous holiday allowance, occupational sick pay, access to private healthcare, and free parking.

Assistant Graphic Designer / Artworker – Full Time

Job Purpose

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 the Assistant Graphic Designer and Artworker, you will provide a crucial role in delivering a range of brand design assets for both print and digital marketing and communications requirements to meet objectives across the organisation.

Assisting the Marketing Manager you will work across the marketing department, as well as with the lead designers at our creative agency, to help deliver the design requirements for various and numerous projects, often working within the pre-defined brand identity of specific marketing campaigns, whilst always adhering to the master brand guide for the charity.

We’re looking for someone who is highly creative, with excellent graphic design skills and a desire to deliver brilliant work. An intuitive understanding of and experience of using brand within design is also key. A good command of the English language and strong communication skills are essential, as is an eye for every detail. You’ll enjoy producing clean, typographically elegant, imaginative and impactful work.

The right candidate will also have a high level of empathy for our cause. You’ll enjoy being part of and contributing to a busy, experienced, fast-working and dedicated team that is constantly ‘punching above its weight’!

You will possess good time management skills to meet all your deadlines whilst juggling multiple projects and shifting priorities. You will also have a positive ‘can do’ attitude and a personable manner, and will embrace the desire to make a measurable difference.

Experience in marketing, videography and working for a charity would also be beneficial.

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.

Location: Hybrid working (Office in Milton Keynes and remote working)

Full Time: 35 hours per week

Salary: Circa £20k

Closing Date: Friday 17th September

Early applications are encouraged, interviews will commence before the closing date if suitable candidates are identified.

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: andrea.abbis@braintumourresearch.org

Read the full job description here

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