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Acre is delighted to be working in exclusive partnership with EdenTree Investment Management (EdenTree) to appoint a Responsible Investment Analyst to join their award-winning investment team. EdenTree launched its first responsible investment fund over thirty years ago in 1988 and have been public proponents of responsible investing ever since. EdenTree are proud of their 30 year track-record of successfully managing funds and discretionary mandates for charities, foundations and institutions with responsible investment at their core.
EdenTree is an asset manager with a difference. They are part of Ecclesiastical Insurance Group, a unique financial services company whose purpose is to contribute to the greater good of society whilst delivering a sustainable return to their ultimate charity parent, Allchurches Trust Limited.
The successful candidate has the potential to specialise in social issues, such as human rights, labour welfare and equality, Just Transition theory or impact investing.
Carry out detailed analytical environment, social and governance (ESG) research on companies to inform decision making on potential and existing investments for the funds
Assist and instigate engagement and stewardship initiatives with companies held in the funds, and build relationships to support the monitoring of ESG performance
Assist, prepare and contribute to client presentations, pitches, reviews, business development opportunities and support the EdenTree RI Advisory Panel
Keep ahead of industry trends and changes and proactively develop 'thought leadership' in these areas with a view to maintaining EdenTree's position as a leader in responsible investing
We welcome applicants from a variety of backgrounds and levels of experience in areas such as sustainability / ESG consulting, social policy or ESG analysis. Skills and experience
Analytical and evaluation skills, the ability to assess and interpret complex information
High level communication, relationship building and presentation skills
A commercial mindset in understanding how sustainability drivers contribute to busines performance
An interest or understanding of financial markets
Self-motivated and collegiate
This is a rare opportunity to join a highly regarded and agile RI team. EdenTree is a responsible and sustainable investment manager with a strong heritage of delivering profits with principles.