Sustainability Transition Analyst


£70,000 - £125,000 + Bonus


Posted 6 months ago

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Acre is delighted to be putting together a team of 5 analysts for a new function at a global banking and investment management group. The team will work across the firm, delivering in-depth, high quality proprietary research & analysis across all asset classes, sectors and geographies. This forward-looking analysis is a critical step in understanding if companies' performance is repeatable and sustainable over the long term. It starts with the identification of these mega trends, that will shape our economic and social outcomes over the same timeframe:
  • Demographics
  • Natural Resources
  • Data Revolution
  • Climate Change
  • Inequality
Within each of these mega trends, the team will map out the likely path of future development to better understand which sectors will be impacted, and how. This, in turn, will identify opportunities that can be translated into investment themes. The CEO is looking for this team to use their knowledge of how these mega trends are driving the global economy to fundamentally rethink how investors value companies across all sectors and geographies. Key responsibilities:
  • Analyse the mega-trends, their drivers, associated sustainability challenges and potential solutions
  • Structure the investment framework that will help in identifying investment opportunity at sectors/company levels
  • Work with all Investment teams across all strategies to help screen companies
  • Conduct industry and value chain analysis
  • Conduct competitive analyses and peer group analyses
  • Maintain research databases and processes used to identify investment prospects
  • Produce investment research papers and presentations focusing on trends, themes and investment consequences
If you have in depth research experience within one or more of these megatrends and would like to work within an investment business focused on using sustainability as the core driver of their long-term investment value creation for clients, please get in touch today.

Talk to an Acre consultant about this role:

Ian Povey-Hall 0207 400 5851

Job Ref. BBBH8070