Company
Anglian WaterEssex

Sustainability Intern

£20,000

Part-time

Level7MastersApprenticeship
Picture of the company
Why We Need You
Benefits
Requirements
Location
Apply now

Why We Need You
Posted:

Change the world, take the plunge! At Anglian Water we serve more than six million people, inspired by a big but simple idea; we are more than just a utility company. We are a protector of public goods, an emergency service, and always have our customers experience at heart.  What we do really matters.  Water is the lifeblood of our world and we’re proud of the difference we make. We enable businesses to grow, environments to flourish and families to get on with their day to day lives. We have a reputation as industry innovators. We’re constantly exploring; working hard to find new and better ways to look after our customers’ individual needs. And this is where you come in - we need more great people to help us on our quest.  Our 12-month internship will give you an opportunity to bring fresh ideas and thinking into our organisation and in return we will provide insight and valuable experiences into a particular type of career that you wouldn’t necessarily get anywhere else.  What you will be doing as a Sustainability Intern? Based within the Strategy and Regulation Department, this internship is a fantastic opportunity to contribute towards the company’s purpose - that is, to bring environmental and social prosperity to the region we serve through our commitment to love every drop. The Sustainability Team supports this purpose providing aspiration, inspiration, and strategy to embed sustainability within the business.  This is a unique opportunity to work with a passionate and fast-paced team with exposure to numerous projects laying the foundations for a great future in sustainability. -Over the course of the internship, you’ll: -Help to shape and develop sustainable procurement policies and processes -Understand and shape our approach to Circular Economy Strategy -Help develop and embed new sustainability initiatives in the business  -Gather sustainability data, helping us to analyse, report and communicate it

Benefits

As a valued employee, you’ll be entitled to: -Personal private healthcare -23 days annual leave -Flexible benefits to support your wellbeing -Bonus scheme -Discounts across a wide variety of goods and services -Competitive pension scheme

Requirements

-Passion about social and environmental sustainability -Strong organisational skills -Able to work under pressure, balancing competing priorities -Detail focused -Adaptability -Strong team player As well as the above, a Degree in Sustainability, Sustainable Procurement, Business /Economics (with Sustainability focus), Circular Economy/Resource Management discipline is desirable. However, the most important thing is a passion for both environmental and social sustainability.

Location

Address: Essex -

Launch your career with Springpod

Get Started
Rocket image
Launch picture