|Placement base location||Keynsham, Bristol|
|Contact for enquiries||Dr Vivien Rolfe|
Telephone: 0117 203 4136
|Placement job title||PIPS Intern|
|Potential start date||April 2020 / any time of year|
|Potential working pattern||
Daily work pattern: Core hours 10-4pmTotal hours per week: 35 hours
FT/PT: Full time
Flexibility: Desk and laptop can be provided; office based with some home working flexibility; use of SKYPE for home-based communication
|Details of application method||Covering letter and CV outlining skills and interests relevant to Pukka (can contain links to other online bios and work).|
|Application closing date||Ongoing|
|Overview of PIPS organisation|
Pukka Herbs LTD was founded in 2001 and draws its inspiration traditional herbal medicine. The company produces teas and supplements, using organic tea and herbs from around the world, and has a vibrant programme of clinical research underway supporting our herbal creations.The offices at Keynsham house the majority of the Pukka staff including finance, commercial and herbal research departments. The internship will provide someone with insight of working within an ethical business that is passionate about sustainability and the health of the planet.
The internship is with the Herbal Research Team under the supervision of Dr Vivien Rolfe. The team support Pukka through desk top research, consumer testing studies, laboratory and human clinical studies.
|We have two types of project on offer.
For both projects, a background in plant biology and / or medical science would be useful, and an interest in the potential of natural plant materials and sustainability also an advantage.