One of our great strengths is the deep and extensive expertise of our team – several of our people are national and international experts in their fields. As an organisation we support discussion, mutual learning and professional development. Meet some of our staff and learn more about what it’s like to be part of our team.
We are a socially responsible organisation, providing flexibility that enables our staff to combine work with family responsibilities and to contribute to the communities they live in. We work to a set of core values that underpin everything we do:
Be agile and embrace change – We operate in a rapidly changing world and are quick to adapt skills to meet new situations.
Meet challenges creatively – We apply our expertise to continuously improve and innovate what, and how, we deliver.
Communicate openly – We maximise benefits from our expertise and develop and work to common goals because we share information, ideas and concerns.
Grow our expertise – We are great at what we do because we invest in continuously developing and updating our skills and knowledge.
Deliver quality – We create and provide excellent products and services – fit for purpose and right the first time.
Work collaboratively – We maximise impact through teamwork across the organisation and with our partners.
Be accountable for our actions and decisions – We create trust by meeting our commitments, being transparent and acting with integrity.
Be respectful – We enjoy great relationships and high levels of engagement because we are respectful
We employ approximately 200 scientific, technical and support staff based primarily in offices in Peterborough and Aberdeen, with outposted staff in other areas, including Wales and the Falkland Islands.