Job Purpose and Background
Are you passionate about finance, corporate sustainability, and the environment? Are you looking for a role that uses your skills to make a difference? CDP has a unique opportunity to offer a new graduate or current student. As an intern with CDP’s Investor Initiatives team you will work with our highly skilled and motivated global investor team to tackle the need for consistent environmental reporting that is necessary for moving companies towards a net-zero carbon economy and enabling investors to avoid environmental risks while ensuring a stable, fair, and prosperous future.
CDP is an international non-profit that drives companies and governments to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions, safeguard water resources and protect forests. Over 8,400 companies and 920 cities, states and regions disclose their environmental data to CDP. Our platform is one of the richest sources of information globally on how companies and governments are driving environmental change. By working with institutional investors with assets of US$96 trillion, we leverage investor and buyer power to motivate companies to disclose and manage their environmental impacts. Visit cdp.net or follow us @CDP to find out more.
About the Investor Initiatives Team
The Investor Initiatives team supports the work of CDP through recruiting, maintaining, and collaborating with the over 560 investors that support the environmental disclosure mission of CDP and makes use of the data that companies provide through the annual questionnaire.
Key responsibilities include:
Required skills and experience:
We are looking for a strong desire to work in the environmental policy and financial fields together with strong competence in Excel and other analytical tools.
Desired skills and experience (optional)
This is a part-time role based at CDP’s London office reporting to the UK Director.
Salary and benefits: No regular salary but travel and lunch stipends will be provided
Before you apply
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How to apply:
Please email your CV and a covering letter setting out how you meet the required skills and experience or key responsibilities, which should be no more than two pages, to [email protected] with “Private Company Environmental Disclosures Internship” in the subject. The deadline is Monday 16th December, 5pm.