Internship: Sustainability Intern

United Kingdom
Position Type: 
Internship
Organization Type: 
Private Sector
Experience Level: 
Not Specified
Degree Required: 
Advanced Degree (Master's or JD)
Languages Required: 
English and French

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DESCRIPTION

Business Rational: As one of the world’s largest real asset managers, we believe we have a unique role to play in improving the environmental and social impact of real assets. Our approach grows from the simple conviction held by AXA, our parent company and major client: a +4°C world is not insurable. As one of the world’s largest insurers, AXA’s day-to-day business puts it on the frontline of climate change. We strongly share this conviction and seek to both reduce the environmental impact of the assets we manage and protect their value from climate change risks. We are seeking support in the implementation and deployment of our responsible investment strategy at AXA Investment Managers – Real Assets

Description of the department  The Global sustainability team, within Asset Management, is comprised of two full time individuals. The sustainability team takes on cross-departmental role by working regularly with fund management, data management, marketing and the client capital group, among others.

The main responsibilities of the role: We are seeking a proactive and detail-oriented individual that will assist the global sustainability team in the following areas:

  • Analysis of environmental data from buildings
  • Monitoring of a data management platform
  • Market research
  • Investor reporting

QUALIFICATIONS

Profile

  • Education qualifications: Master’s degree, with a focus on real estate and/or sustainability
  • Technical skills: IT applications, analysis, research, etc.
  • Key Competencies: Excellent communication skills, ability to handle multiple projects at once, detail-oriented, self-driven
  • Languages required: English & French, any additional language is a plus
  • Prior experience in real estate and/or sustainability is considered a plus
  • 12 MONTH PLACEMENT

ABOUT AXA 

Would you like to wake up every day driven and inspired by our noble mission and to work together as one global team to empower people to live a better life? Here at AXA we strive to lead the transformation of our industry. We are looking for talented individuals who come from varied backgrounds, think differently and want to be part of this exciting transformation by challenging the status quo so we can push AXA - a leading global brand and one of the most innovative companies in our industry - onto even greater things. 

In a fast-evolving world and with a presence in 64 countries, our 166,000 employees and exclusive distributors anticipate change to offer services and solutions tailored to the current and future needs of our 103 million customers. 

We are an active, long-term, global, multi-asset investor focused on enabling more people to harness the power of investing to meet their financial goals. By combining investment insight and innovation with robust risk management we have become one of the largest asset managers in Europe, managing €746bn in assets as of the end of 2017. We employ about 2,400 people around the world and operate out of 21 countries.

WHAT WE OFFER 

We are proud to foster a high-performance culture, which means that we seek to recruit and retain people who are not only technically-skilled but also globally-minded, innovative and able to leverage their unique perspectives and life experiences to support our success as a company.

AXA IM is committed to building an inclusive culture, valuing diversity and supporting the career progression of all employees.