Associate - ESG Investments

International Permanent
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About Our Client

The client is a global asset manager, with an AUM of over USD 35Bn investing across a range of asset classes and geographies.

Job Description

Reporting to the Head of ESG Investing, the following are the responsibilities:

  • Support the ESG integration process within the Private Equity, Real Estate, and Credit investment processes as well as the company's operational activities.
  • Develop a deep understanding of the global ESG ecosystem, including key current and emerging sustainability frameworks (such as SASB, UNPRI, TCFD, etc.) as well as third-party ESG ratings and data providers.
  • Maintain a library of, and assist in responding to, DDQs and ad hoc ESG-related requests from internal deal teams, investor relations, risk management, legal and compliance, regulatory bodies, etc.
  • Support the development of an integrated approach to data collection, validation, and reporting of ESG KPIs and metrics for both internal and external stakeholders.
  • Coordinate the collection and analysis of large volumes of data from across the portfolio and the company's global operations (including GHG emissions), in partnership with the post-acquisition teams, corporate support functions, as well as external advisors.
  • Create presentation materials for senior management, internal training, and external conferences

The Successful Applicant

The ideal candidate should have the following:

  • 2-5 years' of experience in ESG consulting/investing at a Big Four/asset manager/private equity/consultancies
  • Knowledge of ESG frameworks, global trends, and emerging challenges
  • Strong drive and intellectual curiosity in sustainability issues
  • Can work both independently and be part of a cross-functional team
  • Strong analytical and quantitative skills
  • Strong communication and presentation skills.

What's on Offer

  • Great Exposure
  • Reputable Organisation
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Banking & Financial Services
Venture Capitalism & Private Equity
Financial Services
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