Billi London

Sustainability Project Assistant

We are turning tights from something that has long been classed as a necessity into a product to be desired. We want women to fall in love with tights again and we are reviewing the whole consumer journey: from the design, the material, and the packaging to how and where women buy and care for tights. Our vision for the future is to become a fully circular brand and the world’s leader and specialist for the biodegradable « intimates wear» industry.We are looking for a passionate Sales and Marketing Executive to execute that mission with us. 

The Sustainability Project Assistant’s core purpose is to build, implement and monitor our Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) plan based on the Environmental Social and Governance (ESG) framework. Ethical & sustainable practices are at the core of our DNA: we carefully consider the impact that each of our decisions have on the People, the Planet and the Profit. This is an exciting and fast-paced position for someone who likes to manage projects, is on top of the latest developments and trends in ESG challenges, and with a passion to drive change in the fashion industry.

Employer

Billi London

Location

Remote/London ,AL1 2BL

Hours

25 to 28 hours per week

Salary

£10.85 (London Living Wage)

Number of Positions

1

Deadline

10.00am Mon 11th Oct 21

At Billi London, we are on a mission to revolutionise the old fashion and unsustainable tights industry.

We have created the world’s first biodegradable tights: a unique innovation for women, the tights industry, and the planet.


Billi London tights biodegrade in a record time of 5 years, which is up to 20 times faster than traditional tights. During the biodegradation process, our tights do not leave microplastics and will turn into renewable energies. 

Only launched in November 2020 and after two years of R&D, we are off to a great start with over 500 clients and 99% of 5-star reviews. Forbes and The Telegraph described our solution as a major innovation. 

What does the job entail?

  • Be the sustainability expert and project owner of Billi London’s Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and sustainability commitments.
  • Establish Billi London CSR strategy
  • Plan, organise, and execute partnership with organisations, brands, and projects linked to sustainability and conscious living to reinforce Billi London’s commitments
  • Conduct ongoing market research in the field of sustainability and conscious living
  • Develop the conscious living and sustainable content strategy of Billi London in strong collaboration with the Brand and Community Executive.

You must be aged 16-24 years old, and unemployed and claiming Universal Credit.

What might describe you:

  • Have a strong interest for conscious and ethical living
  • Knowledge of sustainability challenges
  • Project management skills
  • Autonomous with strong organisational skills, multi-tasker
  • Flexible and able to adapt to changing priorities
  • Able to provide recommendation based on analysis
  • Strong ability to synthesis, conceptualise and solve problems
  • A source of proposals
  • Curious and willing to learn
  • Creative
  • A good reader, regularly reading the news
  • Teamwork spirit
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft pack office: Excel, Power point, Word (or Google/Mac equivalent)

This programme is being delivered as part of the government’s Kickstart Scheme.

To be eligible to apply you must be aged 18 – 24 and claiming universal credit.

  • If interested please talk and inquire about this specific role to your job coach before the 10:00 am 11th of Oct

Read more about the Kickstart scheme here.

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