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    Full-time Position
  • Category
    Software & Information Technology
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  • Experience Required
  • Degree Required
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    • Date Posted
      September 09,2021
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    Sustainability Intern

    We are looking for a full-time Sustainability intern, who wants to support us with quantifying our environmental impact (e.g. carbon footprint analysis), goal setting, initiating and coordinating impact projects, stakeholder engagement and communication. You enjoy working with data to derive actionable insights. You will work on multiple projects with multiple stakeholders (internally as well as externally) on a daily basis. There is room for taking the initiative and testing your own ideas to help Otrium grow. This internship will help you to acquire a deeper understanding of social- and environmental impact within the fashion industry in general, with a focus on ESG, SBTi and circular economy.

    Role Responsibilities

    The following tasks will be part of your new role:

    • You'll support the Sustainability Team with managing the different projects
    • Provide administrative assistance to our Sustainability Team department by requesting and researching data for CO2 report and goal setting in accordance with SBTi;
    • Act as point-of-contact internally for questions and details about sustainability
    • Be in contact with different members from various teams to make sure new initiatives are being rolled out flawless;
    • Schedule meetings and coordinate follow-up and details with (potential) partners
    • You'll create content about the different projects that can be shared both internally and externally
    • Knowledge and understanding of key methodologies and industry standards (e.g. ESG, GHG protocol, SDGs and SBTi)

    About you

    • Are studying or recently graduated in the direction of Sustainable Business and Innovation, Environment, Development Studies or similar;
    • Have excellent people and communication skills and are a team player;
    • Are fluent in English;
    • Have a strong eye for detail and are extremely organised;
    • Are independent, proactive and have a hands-on mentality;
    • Are interested in learning more about sustainability and you have affinity with the fashion industry;
    • Available for at least 6 months
    • A hard requirement: Residence of the Netherlands

    About Otrium

    Founded and headquartered in Amsterdam, we're a purpose-led business – we believe all clothing should be worn.

    Right now, lots of fashion stays unsold. For the resources that went in and for the people who miss out, it's such a shame. We're here to fix this. We are an online fashion outlet marketplace and we tech-enable designer brands to find an owner for every item they produce.

    We give brands an online outlet channel and digital tools to smartly connect dynamically-priced end-of-season collections with fashion-lovers. Then we give them the data so they can reproduce most-wanted items.

    Our app re-imagines outlet shopping helping customers easily find reduced-price gems. We give end-of-season fashion a new start, which is smarter for the wardrobe, smarter for the wallet and smarter for the industry.

    What it's like to work at Otrium

    • You will be part of an enthusiastic and highly ambitious team with a growth and entrepreneurial mindset;
    • The possibility to learn, grow, and contribute to one of the fastest-growing startups in Europe, and soon the US (with your help!);
    • Freedom and responsibility: we believe in ownership, so we will give you full responsibility to make sure you can get the job done;
    • You'll be working with very talented colleagues - in a different time zone - that know what they are doing as everyone has experience at other amazing fast-growing companies;
    • Next to working together, we celebrate our success together. With every target we make and record we break, we celebrate!

    What's next

    Excited about what you're reading? Let us know more about who you are and why we should work together! Apply now!

    We look forward to hearing from you!

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