Carbon Project Manager - KTP Associate

£28,000 - £32,000

Lewes, East Sussex - 30 months

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Job description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and self-motivated Business or Science graduate to lead a challenging, technical Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) project with the University of Brighton and Lewes based business, Falcon Coffees.

This role is a 30 months fixed term contract as a KTP Associate, based in Lewes, East Sussex.

Project description

The project aims to embed management capabilities with a focus on environmental economics, to optimise coffee supply chains by identifying and implementing methodologies for measuring and mitigating against carbon emissions.

About the business

Falcon Coffees is a green coffee trading company that buys coffee from primary producers and sells to coffee roasters as well as managing the logistics of the supply chain. With an ethos built on transparency, ethics and sustainability, the company builds collaborative supply chains for mutual profit and positive social impact. Established in 2008 and headquartered in the UK, Falcon sources specialty grade coffees from 21 coffee-producing countries - including Peru, Ethiopia, Uganda and Rwanda – on behalf of 500 clients in 46 consuming countries. Falcon believes that the coffee industry has the potential to drive enormous socio-economic change and harness environmental stewardship across a geo-political landscape that is home to both vulnerable communities and fragile ecosystems. Their strategic aim is to play a significant role in driving this change. To find out more visit https://falconcoffees.com/

Business Innovation Management

Business Management

To be successful in this role, you will have a BSc Hons (min 2:1) in a Business or Science related degree, preferably within qualifications in economics, finance or biochemistry. A high level of written and spoken Spanish (Intermediate, fluent, native speaker) is essential to this role.

7 September 2021

27 September 2021

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An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and self-motivated Business or Science graduate to lead a challenging, technical Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) project with the University of Brighton and Lewes based business, Falcon Coffees.

This role is a 30 months fixed term contract as a KTP Associate, based in Lewes, East Sussex.