BrainFutures is a national nonprofit organization launched in 2016 whose mission is to improve human outcomes by rapidly advancing access to proven and promising innovation in brain fitness and treatment. The organization holds national conferences, educates the public and builds partnership to advance neuroplasticity-based technologies for brain treatment and health. The organization is seeking a strategic, outgoing and entrepreneurial leader who will be responsible for development, implementation and management of new programmatic initiatives.
Plan and execute BrainFutures events and projects
Lead the development of policy briefs and other written materials as needed
Participate in the development and execution of BrainFutures communications and development plan, including preparation of content for various platforms
Create conference presentations and publicly represent the organization
Build partnerships with key stakeholders
Develop and implement plans to increase organizational visibility
Other duties as assigned
This is a full time position with telecommuting opportunity. Travel, evening and weekend work will be required as job duties demand. Reliable transportation is required.
Full-time, exempt. Reports to CEO.
Demonstrated skills in program development, implementation and management
Strong strategic, analytical and problem solving skills
Excellent oral communication and public speaking skills
Strong interpersonal and team building skills, and enthusiasm for collaborative projects
Excellent writing skills with demonstrated ability to translate complex issues to lay audiences
Leadership qualities and the ability to work with and motivate diverse groups of individuals
Comfortable managing multiple projects in a fast-paced work environment
Facility with both big picture and detail oriented thinking
Commitment to the BrainFutures mission
Bachelor’s degree, with neuroscience background preferred
How to Apply: Send cover letter with salary requirements and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to Attention: Kris Butcher at BrainFutures, 1301 York Road, Suite 505, Lutherville, MD 21093. No phone calls please. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, or covered veteran status.
Telecommuting is allowed.
Additional Salary Information: Salary is commensurate with experience. Generous benefits package.
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BrainFutures is increasing access to the latest innovation in brain health and the treatment of mental illness by bridging the gap between research and practice. We provide rigorous and unbiased information about advances in brain health that are transforming productivity, learning and recovery outcomes.