Summer Intern- Sustainability & Impact - Asset Management
This internship opportunity is within the Company’s Investment Department, specifically working with our Sustainability and Impact Investment team. The intern assigned will have the opportunity to work on various assignments alongside Analysts and/or Portfolio Managers throughout the summer. The primary role of the intern will be to research corporate social responsibility and sustainability practices of publicly held companies. This research will help to guide discussions with these companies and work with them to improve their environmental, labor and human rights practices.
Obtain Knowledge and Skills On:
- Corporate Social Responsibility best practices, metrics and reporting
- Technical skills, including Excel
- Corporate culture
- Being part of a strong team
Currently pursuing degrees in Sustainability Management, Environmental Sciences, Environmental Studies, Environmental Economics, Social Justice/Environmental Justice or Engineering preferred
Knowledge: A strong interest in global sustainability, environmental and social issues
Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint
Skills: Strong written and oral communication skills; ability to work independently and as part of a team; strong professionalism; ability to multi-task and prioritize tasks; detail-oriented; accurate and timely follow up and responsiveness; highly discrete
As an equal opportunity employer, the Company does not discriminate against applicants or employees on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, alienage or citizenship, age, pregnancy, pregnancy-related condition (including lactation or the need to express breast milk), status as a victim of domestic violence, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or partnership status, caregiver status, creed, genetic predisposition or carrier status, legally recognized disability, political affiliation or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.