Internships, the CarbonNeutral Company

The CarbonNeutral Company is recruiting for four internship positions to start at its London office on 31st October 2011.

Established in 1997, we work with over 500 clients in 32 countries, helping them measure and substantially reduce their carbon footprints, through offset-inclusive strategies. We have roles available in the following teams:

  • Carbon Sourcing – the carbon team is looking for a candidate with an environmental management/sciences/technology background with knowledge of carbon finance
  • Marketing – this position is ideal for somebody with excellent research and writing skills, who would like to know more about building awareness and understanding of our carbon offset services
  • Sales and channel sales – these roles are suited to candidates interested in the commercial side of emissions reduction, who would like to get experience of how a successful sales team operates in this market

These roles will include the following activities, to be determined by the projects on which the respective teams are working:

  • Market research – competitive landscape review, trade reports, collection of proof points to support proposition development and business development planning
  • Assist with the production of sales materials to support campaigns
  • Monitor social media
  • Prepare Powerpoint presentations and tender-support documentation
  • Update CRM system
  • Events – research, promotion, follow-up and logistics
  • Proof read copy

The ideal candidate for this role will exhibit:

  • Fluent English, with excellent communication skills, written and spoken
  • Good investigative skills and natural curiosity
  • Good commercial awareness
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to multi task
  • Solid reporting abilities
  • Excellent Word, Excel and Powerpoint computer skills
  • A positive ’can-do’ attitude

The deadline for applications is 12th October. Interviews will be held during the week commencing 17th October.

Duration: 3 months, Hours: 9am – 6pm with 1 hour for lunch

Holidays: 1 day off for each month of the internship

Expenses: Weekly expenses up to £60 to the role holder

Contact: To apply, please send your CV and a cover letter to