|Location||London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom|
This is a key hire for a global investment management group seeking an experienced Research Analyst who can directly contribute to the growth of their specialist responsible investment boutique via the development and delivery of superior and actionable sustainability insights for investment teams, firmly connected to both impact and financial value. This role will also lead on all company engagement activities across the EMEA region.
Identify and lead collaborative research projects on material sustainability themes
Undertake and peer review stock analysis focused on sustainability investment insights and assessment of real world impact
Actively contribute subject matter expertise, understanding of emerging sustainability trends and best practice in support of investment teams, the group's responsible investment strategy, client relationships and corporate practice more generally
Engage with investee companies, both independently and in conjunction with investment teams
Present research findings and outcomes of engagement to clients, prospects and other audiences
Present at conferences, events and client events on responsible investing, investment markets and portfolio construction
Excellent understanding of ESG, sustainable, responsible and impact investment (and the differentiation of types of responsible investment), relevant frameworks, legislation and taxonomies
Curious and pro-active, with an ability to adapt, learn, problem solve and seek out and welcome alternative views
Pro-active with a continuous improvement mindset and entrepreneurial, with a desire to help build a differentiated, innovative business
Flexibility, willingness and ability to work across global time zones and travel (as required)
This is a unique role to join a growing fund which is a leader in the impact investing field, demonstrating that competitive financial returns can be achieved through investing in companies that drive impactful outcomes as a function of the profitability of their core business model
If you feel you have the experience required and are passionate about sustainable/impact investing and the material value that it can create for clients, please get in touch today with Gemma Finegold via firstname.lastname@example.org.