Location London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Job-type Permanent
Salary £Competitive
Reference BBBH14093_1627565517

We are currently seeking a Senior ESG analyst to join the advisory team of a global corporate consulting firm that delivers sustainability focused strategic shareholder engagement, proxy solicitation and governance advice to a wide range of corporate clients.

The successful candidate will be responsible for a variety of research, operational and analytical tasks to support ESG advisory services.

You will help the team identify and evaluate ESG issues for clients, including producing research content, managing data systems and supporting clients' engagements with institutional investors.

Responsibilities:

  • Communicate with clients on a range of ESG issues and shareholder engagement strategies

  • Together with the ESG advisory team, develop product and services offerings

  • Act as a project manager to coordinate all aspects of the client engagement and manage client delivery timeline

  • Collaborate with marketing and communications colleagues to create user-friendly, visually appealing presentations, reports, dashboards and infographics

  • Develop issue-specific expertise to act as a resource internally and externally on ESG matters

  • Supporting client engagements through research and analysis of a variety of public disclosures (proxy statements, ESG reports, various filings, earnings presentations, media), data sources (FactSet, Bloomberg), ESG reports (MSCI, Sustainalytics, ISS, etc) and investor policies and practices.

  • Support team members with data retrieval and analysis

  • Identify emerging ESG topics and best practices

  • Data systems use and management, including internal proprietary databases and CRM platforms

Key requirements

  • Knowledge of ESG concepts and reporting frameworks, particularly SASB and TCFD preferred

  • Familiarity with public company voluntary and required disclosure documents, such as ESG reports, proxy statements, earnings reports

  • Familiarity with research systems such as Bloomberg and FactSet would be helpful

  • Ability to synthesize and process a large volume of information on a range of ESG issues

  • Attention to detail, demonstrate accuracy and thoroughness

  • Proficiency in use of Microsoft Office Applications, in particular PowerPoint and Excel

  • Effective written and oral communication skills

  • Comfortable working with others and collaborating with team members

  • Intellectual curiosity and interest in the interplay between ESG and investors' voting decisions

This is an exciting opportunity for someone with a passion for corporate governance to develop and contribute to a leading ESG advisory practice. If you feel you have the relevant experience, please reach out today.