Careers at the FAIRR Initiative

Careers at the FAIRR Initiative

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Corporate Engagement & Research Manager

Job Overview

Type of position: Full time, Permanent

Location: Office-based, London, UK

Salary: Competitive

Benefits: Pension Benefit, Private Health Insurance, 25-days paid vacation + public holidays

Closing date: 27th July 2018

Interview date: w/c 30th July 2018

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Background

Established by the Jeremy Coller Foundation, a registered UK charity, the FAIRR Initiative is a collaborative institutional investor network that raises awareness of the financially material ESG risks in animal production as well as the opportunities associated with the shift towards alternative, sustainable proteins. We help the investor community integrate these risks and opportunities into their investment processes and engage with global food companies to protect and enhance value in global protein supply chains.

 

Having recently launched a major new project, the Coller FAIRR Protein Producer Index, we are looking to broaden our capacity for engagement with the large global food companies covered by the Index and within our existing engagement programmes. We are looking for an enthusiastic candidate with three-five years of work experience to join our small team to support FAIRR’s corporate engagement work. This is an exciting opportunity to join an innovative and growing organisation with huge ambition.

 

The role will have three functions: 1.) project manage a robust research and data analysis process on companies covered by the Coller FAIRR Protein Producer Index 2.) provide support and coordination for existing collaborative investor engagements and assist in the development of new workstreams; 3.) assist in carrying out research on sectors/risk themes/companies of interest to FAIRR.

 

**Applicants must be eligible to work and reside in the UK.

 

Interested applicants should email their CV and cover letter to careers@fairr.org

 


Summer Intern

Type of position: Paid, full time, August– November 2018 with possibility of extension.

Location: Office-based, London, UK

Closing date: Applications accepted on rolling basis    

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About the role

As a paid graduate intern, you will contribute to FAIRR’s market leading work to close the knowledge gap among investors on the risks associated with intensive livestock farming.

Examples of specific responsibilities could include:

  • Preparing research and memos focused on issues related to intensive livestock production
  • Developing briefing materials (talking points, background briefs, event logistics, external strategic documents, etc.) for the team’s external activities.
  • Developing tracking and monitoring systems on Excel to improve data gathering and analysis
  • Assisting with organising FAIRR-sponsored events with investors and companies.

The intern will receive assignments from across the office. They will have opportunities to work independently and as part of a team and fully participate in the activities of a fast-paced work environment. They will also have the opportunity to represent FAIRR at leading external engagements and conferences in the responsible investment and sustainable development space.

 


Summer Intern – Coller FAIRR Protein Producer Index

Type of position: Paid, full time, August – November 2018 with possibility of extension.

Location: Office-based, London, UK

Closing date: Applications accepted on rolling basis    

Download the job description and application instructions

About the role

We are looking for our next intern to help us build on the FAIRR’s new ground-breaking protein Index. As a paid graduate intern, you will contribute to developing the next iteration of the Index.

Examples of specific responsibilities could include:

  • Contributing to the Index’s methodology development, including analysis of financially material indicators.
  • Researching the policies, commitments, practices and disclosures of major global protein producers on key ESG themes.
  • Developing tracking and monitoring systems on Excel to improve data gathering and analysis
  • Assisting with organising FAIRR-sponsored events with investors and companies.

The intern will receive assignments from across the office. They will have opportunities to work independently and as part of a team and fully participate in the activities of a fast-paced work environment. They will also have the opportunity to represent FAIRR at leading external engagements and conferences in the responsible investment and sustainable development space.

 

 


 

Temporary Salesforce Data Entry Administrator

FAIRR is currently hiring for a SalesForce Data Entry Administrator.

Please see the full job description and application process details here.

 

Job details

Location: London, W1

Duration: 1 month

Hours: 9am-5:30pm

Hourly rate: £8-10 per hour, dependent on experience

About FAIRR

Established by the Jeremy Coller Foundation, the FAIRR Initiative is a collaborative investor network that raises awareness of the material ESG risks and opportunities caused by intensive livestock production.

FAIRR helps investors to identify and prioritise these factors through cutting-edge research that investors can then integrate into their investment decision-making and active stewardship processes. FAIRR also runs collaborative investor engagements with global food companies to improve performance on selected ESG issues in intensive livestock production.

Job description

We are a small, driven and expanding team with very ambitious goals. A large portion of our work involves reaching out directly to investors to raise awareness of these issues.

To support our outreach team, the successful applicant will be updating our Contact and Account data in Salesforce, as well as other general data entry tasks.

Candidate requirements:

  • Ability to use Salesforce is essential, particularly Data Import and Report functions
  • Organised and can manage own time well
  • Can search for and update data quickly and accurately

How to apply

Please send your CV and cover letter, outlining your relevant experience in similar projects, to careers@fairr.org.