Facts and figures about UK taxes, benefits and public spending.
Income distribution, poverty and inequality.
Analysing government fiscal forecasts and tax and spending.
Analysis of the fiscal choices an independent Scotland would face.
Case studies that give a flavour of the areas where IFS research has an impact on society.
Reforming the tax system for the 21st century.
A peer-reviewed quarterly journal publishing articles by academics and practitioners.
£12,000 p.a. pro rata
The IFS is looking to recruit a website intern, to maintain and develop the Institute’s websites.
We are looking for a website intern whose job will be to maintain and develop the Institute’s websites, intranet and web administration system. The IFS website is hosted in-house and uses the symfony framework with PHP and PostgreSql on a Linux Debian server configured with Apache.
Key responsibilities are:
The jobholder must have good programming knowledge and be willing to learn new skills and is confident working with websites. He or she will need to work with colleagues to make sure that there is understanding on both sides about the needs of the IFS and the various technical means that could be used to achieve these.
Essential skills and attributes
Desirable skills and attributes
To apply, please send a CV and covering letter by email to email@example.com with Website intern in the subject line, explaining why you would be suitable for the job. The deadline for applications is 1 March 2013.