Reimagining the future of work

1st August 2023


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Green skills are needed to power the green economy across many industries, roles and geographical regions. IEMA’s Green Careers Hub, a new government-backed resource, aims to provide insight into the green jobs of the future.

Whether you are about to enter the workforce or are an experienced professional looking to change career, it features a wealth of information for anyone looking to find out more about green skills, green jobs and potential career pathways.

IEMA invites everyone to use this hub, whether at school, college, university, in work or looking for a job or career change. We encourage you to become part of tomorrow’s workforce for a cleaner, greener future.

Career stories

IEMA members may be at different stages of their careers, but they are all passionate about the environment and working towards a more sustainable future. Here are some of their inspirational stories:

Maddy Diment, lead researcher, Tortoise Media

“We need to make sustainability a really compelling story that people are on board with and understand.”

Read more here: bit.ly/433IXR4

Oluwaseun Johnson, volunteer, IEMA North West Regional Group

“As an entomologist and beekeeper, I look beyond honey and other hive products into the social, symbiotic and environmental aspects and impacts of bees.”

Read more here: bit.ly/43YHjBP

Richard Carter, lecturer in accounting, finance and sustainability, West Suffolk College

“The link with finance was obvious to me: accountants are used to quantifying and reporting, but sustainability management is also about minimising risk, building business resilience, ensuring best efficiency, and reducing operating costs.”

Read more here: bit.ly/3Nu4s89


Live jobs

Search current job listings in environment and sustainability across all sectors and find the right green role for you today here


Case studies

The video series offers a glimpse into inspiring individuals and organisations working across a range of sectors, providing first-person insights into their daily lives and motivations, as well as their advice to others looking for similar roles. Learn more here


Job profiles

As titles and responsibilities differ across organisations, we provide a list of example roles that support our green future here


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