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Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC)
Student - Sandwich Course - Full Time
3 November 2019
The Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) is one of nine organisations that have been brought together to create UK Research and Innovation (UKRI); a new organisation with a vision to ensure the UK maintains its world-leading position in research and innovation.
Each year we offer opportunities to undergraduate students to gain practical experience, working alongside technical experts at the forefront of scientific research. We offer an invaluable experience with exposure to world-class science and technology, and the opportunity to develop working relationships that continue well after your placement has finished.
STFC consists of several distinct departments which each focus on a different specialism within science, technology, innovation and support, yet work together to achieve STFC’s grand ambitions.
This position will be based in the Communications Group enabling the student to gain experience in both external and internal communications. The External Communications team is responsible for promoting the impact of STFC facilities, grant funded research programmes, international partnerships, and knowledge exchange and economic impact. It is also responsible for managing STFC’s reputation and fulfilling requirements set out by government including publishing an annual report. The team use a variety of platforms both digital and hard copy to engage with all of STFC’s audiences. The Internal Communications team is responsible for disseminating information to staff across the wider STFC facilities.
Summary of Key Duties & Responsibilities: