University of Leeds

Are you a current University of Leeds undergraduate student, with an interest in Communications and Public Relations?  Would you like to gain valuable experience of establishing an effective communications network across the UK for a large recruiting NHS clinical trial?

We are looking for a current Leeds undergraduate student to join us as an Intern in a professional office environment, in an organisation recognised for its high quality of academic provision, commitment to excellence and good practice.  Our Internships are designed to enhance your employability and as such you will develop key skills and experience for your CV, including team work, interpersonal and communication skills, initiative, organisation, high quality administration and project development.

You will be responsible for promoting the ALPHA study with the aim of reaching patients in the community with severe chronic hand eczema.

You will also be responsible for robustly tracking and documenting progress of this activity for submission to the study oversight committees and Funder.

With an interest in pursuing a career in communications, public relations or advertising, you will have strong communication skills and the ability to work effectively as part of a team; with a positive and proactive approach to problem solving and making improvements.

You will also have excellent organisational and planning skills and the ability to complete tasks to agreed deadlines and within mandated budgets.  Strong IT skills and proficiency in the use of MS Office products (particularly Word and Excel) are essential