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We require the following motivated staff to join our team:

Head of Advocacy and Communications
Salary:  c£40-£45k

Full Time: 36.25 hours per week
Based at Bristol BS1 1LT

A fantastic new role within the Senior Management Team reporting directly to the Chief Executive. This roles focuses on raising awareness of meningitis, septicaemia and the Meningitis Research Foundation amongst the public, health professionals, policy makers, funders and supporters. It will help make MRF a global name in the fight against this dreadful disease.

You will be expected to thrive on work in a fast-paced international environment and have confidence creating and executing print and digital campaigns that help influence policy. If you are looking for a major opportunity to join a thriving organisation with major ambition for international growth over the next 5 years this role could be ideal.

Interested candidates are invited to apply by writing a letter explaining why you are suitable for this role, what attracts you to it and the challenges you think will face. It is your chance to show just how compelling you can make a case in writing. You are also asked to send your CV. 

The Closing date for application is Friday 13 May 2016. Candidates will be notified Thursday 19th May if they are successful in being invited for interview. First interviews in Bristol or London w/c 23rd May. Notification of shortlisting for next stage of interviews by 5pm Friday 27th May.

The successful candidate will be able to start work as soon as possible after their offer of employment.

Download the job pack for more application information

Media Relations Manager
Salary:  c£30k

Full Time: 36.25 hours per week
Based at Bristol BS1 1LT
  • To raise awareness of meningitis, septicaemia and the Meningitis Research Foundation amongst the public, health professionals, policy makers, funders and supporters.
Closing date:Friday 13 May 2016

Candidates will be notified Thursday 19th May if they are successful in being invited for interview or not. First interviews in Bristol or London w/c 23rd May

The successful candidate will be able to start work as soon as possible after their offer of employment.

Download the job pack for more application information
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