INTERNSHIP – Responsible Business

Location 75-PARIS, France
Experience level Internships
Job details sector Communication & Corporate Responsibility
Apply before 02/19/2018

THE AXA GROUP CORPORATE RESPONSIBILITY DEPARTMENT

 

The Corporate Responsibility (CR) Department works to support AXA’s long-term strategy and mission to protect by leveraging the Group’s risk expertise to build a stronger and safer society. 

Key objectives for the Department include:

·         Supporting AXA’s status as a trustworthy brand and responsible corporate citizen through leadership on the full range of environmental, social, and governance (ESG) issues, embedding ESG into core business processes

·         Engaging and collaborating with external stakeholders from civil society on issues of strategic importance to AXA’s business

·         Reinforcing AXA’s understanding of key environmental, social, and ethical trends in society, helping to envision the role of insurance in society in the future


DESCRIPTION OF THE INTERNSHIP

 

 

The “Responsible Investment” internship consists in supporting the “Responsible Investment” Manager, which sits within the Corporate Responsibility Department. The main projects will include, but may not be limited to, the following areas:


Responsible Investment Initiatives:

 

         Support relationship with Responsible Investment analysts

         Support AXA’s answers to ratings agencies

         Supporting the Communications teams on CR-related communications initiatives

Transversal tasks may also include:

         Support quality control for annual “CR self assessment” tool.

         Supporting the Communications teams on CR-related communications initiatives


PROFILE


 Excellent written and oral communications skills, English-French fluency

 Capacity to collaborate constructively and to work on a relatively autonomous basis

 Experience in CR, SRI or project management with a link to sustainability or related fields would be a appreciated but not mandatory

 Knowledge of trends in sustainable development, climate change, macro-economic energy challenges would be appreciated but not mandatory



Would you like to wake up every day driven and inspired by our noble mission and to work together as one global team to empower people to live a better life? Here at AXA we strive to lead the transformation of our industry. We are looking for talented individuals who come from varied backgrounds, think differently and want to be part of this exciting transformation by challenging the status quo so we can push AXA - a leading global brand and one of the most innovative companies in our industry - onto even greater things.

In a fast-evolving world and with a presence in 64 countries, our 165,000 employees and exclusive distributors anticipate change to offer services and solutions tailored to the current and future needs of our 107 million customers.

 


The headquarters of the AXA Group, based in Paris 8th, brings together the Group's corporate activities. It coordinates the various entities with the Group's strategy, and is responsible for managing international projects. The headquarters has approximately 800 employees and is distinguished by its strong international culture (39 nationalities).

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