CDP China is seeking interns!
Start date: January – July 2023
Length of internship: at least 4 Months, 4-5 days per week;
Available positions: 2
The motto of CDP is Disclosure – Insight – Action. Are you interested in engaging with the highest profile companies in China on environmental disclosure and transparency to effect global sustainable change? CDP China is seeking two highly motivated individuals to support the work of the Corporations and Supply Chain (CSC) team.
Every year, during an intense annual disclosure season, CDP requests environmental data from thousands of companies around the world on behalf of their investors and customers. In this internship position, you will work closely with and support the CSC team, through the pre-disclosure season, developing skills in detailed data and contact analysis, database maintenance, event and webinar preparation, corporate engagement through video calls and presentations.
All your efforts will contribute towards CDP achieving the most effective environmental disclosure season and continuing our 22-year growth as the largest and most influential environmental data NGO in the world.
Our China office is located inRoom 1902, Tower A, Beijing Wanda Plaza, No. 93 Jianguo Rd, Chaoyang District. We offer flexible working arrangements. This is a paid internship with a daily rate of $RMB 200.
Your role includes
◥Assist the CSC team with organisation of events - such as CDP workshops and webinars;
◥Assist the CSC team in managing CDP Asia mailbox by replying emails from firms about disclosure inquiries;
◥Analyse, maintain and update data in the Client Relationship Management (CRM) system;
◥Assist the CSC team in delivering score feedback to respondent companies;
◥Analyse and prepare data and materials to support Account Managers in delivering membership benefits to Reporter Services and Supply Chain members
◥Assisting with ad-hoc tasks as required.
◥On the 1st or 2nd year of Master, or fresh graduate students;
◥Major in environment, carbon, sustainable development, green finance, etc. Or have knowledge/interesting in this industry;
◥Good English skills (verbal and written);
◥Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint);
◥Working knowledge of major environmental reporting frameworks/initiatives e.g. TCFD, SBTi, SDG is a plus
Training will be provided.
Interested candidates, please send your application to email@example.com with ‘Internship application_First Name_Last name” in the subject line and include:
◥References/certificates (if available)
◥Availability (start/end date)
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CDP is an international non-profit that drives companies and governments to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions, safeguard water resources and protect forests. Over 18,700 companies and 1,150 cities, states and regions disclose their environmental data to CDP. Growing over two decades, 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$130 trillion and major purchasers with over US$6.5 trillion in procurement spend, we leverage investor and buyer power to motivate companies to disclose and manage their environmental impacts. Visit China.cdp.net or follow us @CDP to find out more.