Careers

  • Careers

    The urgent need to address key environmental and social issues such as climate change, biodiversity loss, resource scarcity and poverty means that there is a growing demand for a diverse range of jobs to address these concerns. On this page you will find information on career opportunities in the field of environmental management and sustainable development. Be sure to also check out our Course Page for an overview of the diverse range of post graduate and undergraduate courses covering key topics is environmental management and sustainable development.

  • Reports and Articles

    Green Biz Group – State of the Profession 2018 Report: Looks at the evolution of the role of the sustainability leader in today’s business world (US and Europe).

    UK Sustainability Sector Outstrips National Average for Job Satisfaction, Pay, Growth

     

    Future Jobs: Why one day we will all be sustainability experts: Interview with Hege Sæbjørnsen, IKEA's UK & Ireland sustainability manager

    Career Guidance

    EAUC Sustainability Careers Guide: Guidance, examples, and webinars to support careers that support sustainability.

    Overview of the UK’s Environmental Job Sector

    Environmental Careers and how to get them

    Green Gigs: How to Launch a Stellar Sustainability Career

    University of Portsmouth Career and Employability Service – Environmental and Conservation: A great introduction to a variety of specific jobs in environmental conservation and links to organisations providing both paid and unpaid/internship opportunities.

    University of Oxford - Sustainability and the environment career guidance