Internships with the Innovation Gateway

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The Innovation Gateway is an alliance of organisations working in partnership to source, manage and implement high-impact innovation.

Our mission is to transform the performance of buildings to reduce the risks and cost of adopting high-impact solutions to energy, waste and water efficiency.

Collaboration and Passion lie at the very core of our DNA, along with an ability to create trusting relationships and a “Make it Happen” attitude.

We believe that we are onto something really exciting and we are looking for like-minded recent graduates to intern with us on our journey to making sustainable business happen, while gaining valuable industry experience in the process.

Internship Opportunities

  • Work in an award-winning business that is changing the way global corporations manage their property portfolios.
  • Develop an understanding of sustainable innovation across large organisations.
  • Grow your skills and experience in a fast-paced work environment and organisation, recognised as a world leader in the sustainable business field.

Internship - Innovation Researcher

£375 a week (job description)

Term: 3rd February 2020 – 27th March 2020

Do you have a scientific background, eye for detail and a passion for technology & innovation?

Are you looking for an opportunity to unveil high-impact innovation with the potential to transform the performance of the commercial built environment?

The Innovation Gateway is looking for a Researcher to support our team for eight weeks in sourcing innovative clean-tech solutions for our clients, the very core of our programme activity.

How to apply

Please apply by sending a CV and cover letter clearly stating why you are suitable for the role to zoeparminter@innovationgateway.com. Applications will be reviewed as they arrive, with interviews being held on an ongoing basis. The position will be filled as soon as possible.


Internship - Innovation Scout

£375 a week (job description)

Term: 10th February 2020 – 3rd April 2020

Are you a good communicator, able to engage people in a friendly and professional way?

Are you looking to gain experience in targeting and prospecting contacts, devising outreach and successful communication strategies, and developing new communication skills whilst helping large businesses to be more sustainable?

The Innovation Gateway is looking for a vibrant Innovation Scout to support our team for eight weeks in the delivery of a call for innovation, the very core of our programme activity.

How to apply

Please apply by sending a CV and cover letter clearly stating why you are suitable for the role to zoeparminter@innovationgateway.com. Applications will be reviewed as they arrive, with interviews being held on an ongoing basis. The position will be filled as soon as possible.


Innovation Gateway is committed to the principles of equal opportunity for all and specifically prohibits discrimination of every type. Our policy is always to ensure that all persons are treated fairly irrespective of their race, gender, sexual orientation, age, religion, political beliefs, trade union membership or non-membership, marital, physical or mental status or any other factors including pregnancy and maternity.

Innovation Gateway is only able to consider applications from those with a permanent right to work in the UK.

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