Location London
Job-type Permanent
Salary Up to £100,000
Reference 16492

Our client, a European bank, is a recognised leader in responsible banking and has committed to reaching NetZero by 2040 and has set ambitious sustainability goals. As the Sustainable Finance Manager, you will be driving the bank's sustainable finance strategy, collaborating with various parts of the bank while also representing the bank externally.

You will be responsible for:

  • Overseeing and coordinating the development of a customer-led sustainable finance approach

  • Developing metrics to track and steer the progress of sustainable finance initiatives

  • Represent the bank in external green finance forums and manage relationships

  • Guide colleagues on market developments and best practice

  • Provide support to the branches on sustainable finance, e.g. customer business

  • Guide on regulatory and stakeholder risks and opportunities

  • Work closely with the group and other markets to capitalise on good practice

  • Contribute to the bank's sustainability reporting and disclosures

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate:

  • Deep expertise and knowledge about the sustainable finance principles and trends in UK and Europe

  • Experience in working at a strategic and operational level in a decentralised organisation

  • Strong in stakeholder management, internally and externally; experienced in coordinating across multiple functions

This is a great opportunity to work with a bank which is ahead of most of its peers in setting sustainability targets. You will be working in a highly empowered role, working closely with the group sustainability teams to help the bank achieve its sustainability targets and transition to net zero.

Please apply on the link below or reach out to Bibin Emmanuel at bibin.emmanuel@acre.com to find out more.