Duration: 19 hours/week (spread over 3 days/week) over a period of at least 6 months (an extension is desirable), beginning preferably July 2013
Location: Wuppertal, Germany
The Collaborating Centre on Sustainable Consumption and Production (CSCP) is an independent “Think and Do Tank” committed to providing collaborative solutions for a sustainable planet. The Centre was founded in 2005 by the United Nations Environmental Progamme (UNEP) and the Wuppertal Institute for Climate, Environment and Energy and is headquartered in Wuppertal, Germany. A team of currently 40 multi-disciplinary professionals contributes to the worldwide activities of the Centre.
We are now looking for a student assistant to support the team of Sustainable Business and Entrepreneurship (SBE). The team follows the mission of mainstreaming the means of sustainable living and business practices, which comprises development of sustainability strategies, new business models, trends and innovations in sustainability as well as capacity building in sustainability. It involves sectors such as food, retail, consumer goods and others.
We offer a dynamic and stimulating working environment, diverse assignments and learning opportunities, the chance to gain insights into future-oriented sustainability topics and the opportunity to make a true difference with your work at a reputable organization. The position is paid and home office is occasionally possible.
If you are interested in and qualified for this opportunity, please send us your electronic application including cover letter, resume and relevant credentials.
The application (please use “Application SBE Student Assistant” within subject) should contain a detailed CV, letter of motivation and any relevant certifications / references. It should indicate the applicant’s earliest starting date.
Dr. Nadine Pratt
SBE team leader
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