Location London
Job-type Permanent
Salary £Competitive + Benefits
Reference BBBH11172_1595959156

We're pleased to be supporting a global investment management firm in their search for a Responsible Investing Associate. Based in either Baltimore or London, you will work closely with Research Analysts and Portfolio Managers across the investment platform to aid in integrating ESG analysis into the investment process. The position will be broad and varied involving attending company meetings, industry conferences, managing large data models, conducting company ESG analysis and writing ESG related reports. The successful candidate should have modelling experience and working knowledge of accounting and finance coupled with a keen interest and passion for investing. Working alongside experienced investors on a global platform will help you learn the necessary skills to develop into a successful investor.

Principal Responsibilities:

  • Conducting ESG analysis of companies, which includes collecting data and researching specific environmental and/or social issues impacting the industry/company.

  • Writing ESG related reports for both internal and external use

  • Participating in conference calls to review companies' ESG profiles and assisting Research Analysts in evaluating ESG factors that impact their industry

  • Handling various projects such as analysis of supply chains, proprietary surveys, and quantitative screening of companies

  • Attending company investor days, investment conferences, and field trips, and reporting key findings

Personal Attributes:

  • Strong and demonstrable financial analysis experience including accounting & financial modelling skills

  • Strong interest and knowledge of financial markets

  • Strong writing skills

  • Candidate should be highly motivated, with strong communication and interpersonal skills

  • Professional investment experience

  • Competitive nature / team player

  • Experience with market data services (ex. FactSet, Bloomberg etc.)

  • CFA designation or in progress

This is an exciting opportunity to join a big brand within the space, offering career development and excellent CV enrichment. If you have the relevant experience and are looking for the next step in your career that's going to develop you as an investment professional, please click and apply.