Business Carbon Footprinting Intern, Carbon Footprinting, Planet First

Description

An exciting internship position is available at Planet First, a sustainability consultancy and the provider of The Planet Mark 
certification in partnership with the Eden Project. The Planet Mark is a trusted international mark for businesses and 
buildings, helping organisations to improve their environmental and social performance. 
 
This internship offers the chance for a motivated self starter to play a fundamental role in the operations of a consultancy that 
offers a unique solution for business sustainability. The intern will help to deliver sustainability reporting including the 
measurement of carbon footprints and social performance for a wide range of organisations as they aim to achieve The Planet 
Mark, a sustainability certification. 
 
Candidates will have a strong mathematical background, close attention to detail, high proficiency in Excel and Word, great communication skills, and a desire to learn more about environmental issues. 
 
Skills required
 
• Interest in or knowledge of sustainability and environmental issues 
• Strong mathematical and analytical background 
• Excellent knowledge of Excel and Word 
• Excellent attention to detail 
• Good writing skills 
• Excellent interpersonal skills 
• Confident phone manner 
• Fluent English Making progress. 
  
Role
Within this internship, you will learn how to 
• Calculate carbon footprints and produce sustainability reports for a range of businesses 
• Use sustainability management software (CloudApps) and CRM software (Salesforce) 
• Conduct desk research, producing reports and resources 
• Manage client relationships 
 
What we offer
 
• Training and experience in sustainability reporting and certification 
• Training and experience in sustainability software and Microsoft Office 
• Client management experience, and experience of a business environment 
• Potential for full time employment 
 
You must have a valid UK work permit to apply for this role. Please contact info@planetfirst.co.uk  with your CV and a detailed cover letter. Please reference where you have seen the job posting in your application. Interviews will be ongoing until the position has been filled. 
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