Affiliates are the graduates or equivalent that are placed within a company for the KITE programme.  Affiliates tend to be graduates but industry experience is also considered from appropriate candidates.

Affiliates are employed by Cardiff Metropolitan University, in the Cardiff School of Health Sciences’, ZERO2FIVE Food Industry Centre.


Role Summary

Knowledge Exchange Affiliates work within Small to Medium Enterprise (SME) companies in the food manufacturing sector.

The Affiliate will work with Industrial Supervisors in approved partner organisations to support projects in a range of areas within this sector of the Welsh economy.

Successful applicants will be entered into a ‘pool of affiliates’ until the company with a project that matches the skills and experience of the affiliate can be found.