On Purpose

Ben & Jerry's

Ben & Jerry’s makes the best possible ice cream in the nicest way possible. Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield founded the business 34 years ago and the company is still dedicated to a sustainable concept of linked prosperity. Ben & Jerry’s work in a way that actively recognises the central role that business plays in society by initiating innovative ways to improve the quality of life locally, nationally and internationally in the communities where they operate. The October 2013 Associate is assisting the European Social Mission Manager to develop the assets and partnership strategy for the Social Mission programmes for 2013, across 18 European markets. The October and January 2012 Associates were working on the Better Dairy Campaign (http://www.happycows.eu/sign), a coalition initiative to bring dairy cow welfare to the European agenda and commitment to pursuing legislative protection.