Vacancy: NERC Internship (impact analysis)

The Natural Environment Research Council is piloting a paid internship scheme that may be of interest. Circulate to anyone that may be interested. NERC Swindon Office Internship SchemeNERC invites applications for 2-3 Impact Analysis InternsClosing date: 20 November 2011 Background: NERC is seeking to appoint 2-3 paid interns to conduct impact analysis in its Strategy Team based in Swindon. NERC is looking for someone who can explain the value of environmental research to a non-specialist audience. Full details including person specification are found on NERC’s website at: http://www.nerc.ac.uk/using/news/ao-impact-analysis.asp Key dates:Closing date: 20 November 2011Interview dates: 8-9 December 2011Start date: 9 January 2011 How to apply:  Apply for this position with a 2-page CV and short covering letter, referring to the internship advertisement and outlining your interest in the opportunity and any relevant experience. Submit applications by e-mail to the smgadminteam@nerc.ac.uk. Short-listed candidates will be required to complete a writing task. For further details about the role, or any other queries, please contact Sophie Payne-Gifford on soyn@nerc.ac.uk.