If you are interested in working with us, explore our opportunities and check your requisites! The selected candidates will interact with researchers of different nationalities, and have the chance to write and present scientific papers at several conferences and workshops.
FEEM offers a truly interdisciplinary workplace, with strong ties with a world-wide network of research institutions engaged in environmental research and in particular on the analysis of climate change issues.
Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei
Sustainable Business and Social Change Initiative – SBSC-I
1 Junior Researcher
The group is committed in investigating the role and contribution of the private sector in sustainable development and in supporting companies and other kind of organisations by offering them innovative insights, effective and differentiated solutions for their sustainability strategies, engagement and communication.
The candidate will be particularly focused on (i) research, communication and disclosure about social implications of access to energy, (ii) the identification of co-designing processes in order to respond to national and international calls (http://www.feem.it/getpage.aspx?id=6342&sez=Research&padre=18&lang=). He/She will also provide his/her contribution to applied research projects which the unit carries on in support of Eni’s sustainability pathway (benchmarking, analysis, background documentation, reporting and engagement methodologies).
FEEM is a leading research institute on sustainable development (www.feem.it) and SBSC-I activities include research, applied research and networking. The initiative is led by a multidisciplinary team cross to the Foundation, focused on the study of issues related to social innovation and sustainable business. FEEM SBSC-I is positioned as an observatory on emerging research topics in the international context and as an incubator for new projects.
The selected applicant is expected to begin his/her assignment in late 2014. The initial appointment is for 12 months and can be renewed. Gross salary will be competitive with other European research and academic institutions. The researcher will be based at the FEEM premise in Milan.
Applicants should have an economic background, preferably with one or two year experience in the field of research/applied research or consultancy on sustainability topics and Corporate Social Responsibility. Given the workplace features, this position requires a significant attitude to teamwork; a high level English and good communication skills (written and spoken) both in Italian and English are also required.
Preference will go to applicants with knowledge of Europe – Project designing, business environment and strong interpersonal skills.