Sustainability Student Intern

Are you excited about trying out new ideas and making a positive difference? Do you want to contribute to an exciting new engagement programme for Sustainability? Do you want to join a dynamic and committed team to help drive forward sustainability at the University?

Sustainability at the University of Leeds has a high profile and is being embedded throughout the organisation; driven through our ambitious Sustainability Strategy. We are looking for a proactive and creative individual to support us in delivering our ‘making the most of resources’ strategic theme, including the collection and monitoring of data, supporting re-use and recycling programmes and the promotion of low carbon activity.

We are looking for someone undertaking a degree at the University of Leeds with good knowledge of current sustainability issues. You will have excellent communication skills and the ability to work independently upon your own initiative. Experience of working within a team and assisting in project deliver is essential.

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact:

Mike Howroyd, Sustainability Projects Coordinator

Tel: +44 (0)113 343 7373; email

Location:  Leeds – Main Campus
Faculty/Service:  Facilities Directorate
School/Institute:  Sustainability
Category:  Clerical Support
Grade:  Grade 3
Salary:  £16,289 to £17,898 p.a.
Post Type:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Fixed Term (12 months)
Closing Date:  Thursday 15 June 2017
Interview Date:  Friday 23 June 2017
Reference:  FDSUS1006
Downloads:  Candidate Brief