Intern, Social and Environmental Affairs (6 months)

Purpose & Overall Relevance for the Organization:

  • To conduct environmental data analytics and support the tracking of environmental business performance targets on energy, water, water, chemicals, wastewater standards and management system.
  • To support the transition, preparation and research for 2025 environmental program.


Key Responsibilities and Projects in bullet points:

  • Support and coordinate various key environmental stakeholder meetings, e.g. internal team meetings etc.
  • Support and develop key environmental training materials
  • Support the VN team (potentially the global team) with project coordination
  • Support data analysis and checking from adidas internal database on various environmental aspects, e.g. energy, water, waste, wastewater and etc…
  • Perform desktop research on various environmental initiatives for key countries


Key Objectives (special tasks and learnings):

  • Working with their Line Supervisor and other relevant colleagues in supporting the environmental program implementation to get more hand's on experience.
  • Support the transition, preparation and research for 2025 environmental program to understand supply chain program’s strategy development, implementation and monitoring


Key Relationships:

  • SEA Environmental Team, Field Operations and where applicable Program Operations teams in Asia Pacific, EMEA and the Americas;


Required main study courses:

  • Studying for a Bachelor’s Degree or Master’s degree in Environmental science, Sustainability studies, or other disciplines with environmental focus
  • Technical background in sustainability or environmental science, including knowledge in principles of carbon accounting and water impact measurement is preferred.


Required language skills:

  • Strong communication skills, fluent English, additional Asia languages an asset Vietnamese, Chinese/Putonghua etc.


Additional skills/ qualifications:

  • Knowledge in at least one or more key environmental strategic areas, e.g. climate (scope 3), GHG protocol, Paris agreement, waste recovery, water saving, etc
  • Data analysis skills, e.g. advanced Excel functions and data visualization techniques.
  • Excellent report writing and verbal communication skills; strong interpersonal skills. Ability to work with a variety of people across different cultures and time zones
  • Understanding of environmental challenges in Asian countries
  • Manage and prioritize multiple tasks.
  • Must be self-motivated, proactive, and flexible

adidas celebrates diversity, supports inclusiveness and encourages individual expression in our workplace. We do not tolerate the harassment or discrimination toward any of our applicants or employees. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Title:  Intern, Social and Environmental Affairs (6 months)

Brand:  adidas
Location:  Ho Chi Minh City
TEAM:  Legal / SEA
State:  65
Country/Region:  VN
Contract Type:  Temp
Number:  205735