Head of Communications

The BTA wants a world where no one suffers from tinnitus. We are looking for a passionate, inspiring and creative Head of Communications, to lead a small team and deliver the PR program growing our brand and increasing reach and engagement.

One in eight people in the UK experience tinnitus. Only a small proportion of people with the condition know about the BTA. This new role will positively and proactively manage and improve the BTA’s reputation as an effective, customer-focused organisation which provides value for money and excellent public services to build on the reputation of the BTA to date.


Duties include:

  • Developing and implementing our communications strategy
  • Integrating our approach to external communications
  • Leading the development the BTA’s brand and presence across all communications and marketing channels
  • Driving change and maximising our potential
  • Understanding and responding to the needs of the tinnitus community

The person:

  • The position will suit someone with Relevant, recent and substantial experience of working in communications work either in an agency or in house
  • Interpersonal and strong spoken and written communication skills which engage audiences, encouraging understanding and participation


Download the job description and person specification here:

Job description and person specification

BTA welcomes applications from all candidates irrespective of age, pregnancy and maternity, disability, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, religion or belief, or marital or civil partnership status.

How to apply

Application is by CV and cover letter via this link:


If you are unable to apply using the online system, please send your application to David Stockdale, British Tinnitus Association, Ground Floor, Unit 5, Acorn Business Park, Sheffield, S8 0TB.


Closing Date: 5pm, Thursday 5th September 2019. Interviews will take place in Sheffield on Monday 16th September 2019