LCA Sustainability Consultant – Internship

Why you’ll love Quantis

Quantis is a leading sustainability consultancy pioneering approaches to solve critical environmental challenges. For nearly two decades, our dynamic and visionary team has partnered with organizations across the globe to transform their industries and pave the way for a planetary economy that aligns business with nature. We strive to be agents of change, helping companies transform from business as usual to business at its best.

We believe that sustainable transformation is possible and within our power. We’re contributing to this transformation by combining the latest science with strategic business acumen. Our advice enables global leaders in the consumer goods and finance industries to understand how to reduce their environmental impacts, implement change successfully, and operate within planetary boundaries.

Motivated by this common purpose, our 230+ talented professionals cultivate a unique, collaborative culture that we call the Quantis Spirit. We are innovative. We are impact-oriented. We are science-based. We are Quantis.

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Learn more about Quantis and our Mission

Vous pensez partager l’esprit Quantis et vous souhaitez contribuer à notre croissance ? Nous recrutons actuellement un stagiaire sur des missions d’Analyse du Cycle de Vie (ACV/LCA).

Does this describe you and your next role?

Formation :

  • Formation d’ingénieur ou master en ingénierie
  • Expérience préliminaire en évaluation environnementale (ACV, bilan carbone ou empreinte eau…) ou écoconception souhaitée mais non obligatoire

Savoir-faire et compétences :

  • Pédagogie, regard critique et force de proposition
  • Excellentes capacités rédactionnelles, de communication et de présentation
  • Très bonne maitrise de l’anglais et du français (oral et écrit)

Qualités souhaitées :

  • Esprit d’initiative
  • Travail soigné sur les présentations orales et les rapports
  • Ouverture au travail collaboratif interne/externe
  • Curiosité, capacité d’apprentissage, polyvalence, et capacité à s’adapter rapidement à de nouveaux défis professionnels
  • Dynamique et enthousiaste
  • Intérêt poussé pour le développement durable, et plus spécifiquement pour les problématiques environnementales

As a LCA Sustainability Consultant – Intern, here’s a preview of what type of work your days will include:

Sous la responsabilité́ d’un ou plusieurs chefs de projet et encadré par des experts, vous serez en charge de réaliser des projets liés à l’évaluation d’empreintes environnementales (analyse du cycle de vie, empreintes eaux, empreinte carbone…) en soutien à des analystes expérimentés :

  • Etat de l’art sur des technologies ou des filières, à l’aide de revue de littérature poussées,
  • Réalisation d’études ACV (définition du Goal & Scope, collecte de données, modélisation à l’aide d’outils d’ACV, analyse des résultats, préparation de rapports et supports de présentations, relation client)
  • Contribution aux développements de bases de données d’ICV
  • Bilan des Émissions de GES d’entreprises ou de collectivités Ces projets pourront être réalisés sur une grande diversité́ de secteurs (agroalimentaire, chimie, énergie, distribution, bâtiment, cosmétiques, transports, déchets, etc.).

To thrive in the Quantis culture, you’ll:

  • Show up as team collaborator with a win-win attitude: empathetic, attentive and supportive of colleagues.
  • Take responsibility and ownership for your work: think and act with autonomy, while knowing when to ask for help.
  • Take initiative if something needs to be done.
  • Be positive! Use positive language, look at challenges not as bottlenecks, but as problems to solve, and see failure as a lesson learned.
  • Practice open and transparent communication; welcome effective dialogue and productive disagreement with minimal tension. 
  • Self-Manage: be in the driver’s seat of your professional growth and ambitions all the while valuing the learning journey and opportunities within Quantis.

Some logistics to consider

  • Location: Paris area. We have a flexible home office policy. However, we like to nurture a Quantisian culture where people know and work together: we believe meeting physically on a weekly basis is important!
  • Optimal start date: flexible
  • Duration : 6 months (we do consider proposing a Permanent Contract after a successful internship)
  • Cross-time-zone collaboration with other Quantis branches (Lausanne, Milan, Berlin, Zurich, and U.S) via web-conferences

Quantis offers a positive work environment, competitive salaries, a wide range of benefits, as well as generous and flexible vacation time. Salary will be determined based on level of experience and potential for contribution to the organization’s success. 

At Quantis we believe that equality, diversity and inclusiveness are central to our mission of building a sustainable future. Quantis is an equal opportunity employer that embraces people from diverse backgrounds including race, color, nationality, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital or parental status, disability, religion, creed, politics, or any other non-merit factor. It is our daily commitment to ensure that each Quantisian works in an environment where they belong and where they can thrive. 

Quantis has a unique, fluid structure nurtured by our Quantis Spirit and our way of collaborating. View our “Quantis has talent!” video to learn about what makes Quantis an exceptional place to work and develop.