ESG Analyst

Employer
Mason Blake
Location
London, United Kingdom
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Oct 11, 2017
Closes
Oct 14, 2017
Job Function
Other
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors

The role will entail the following:

  • Conduct company, sector and thematic ESG research for equities and fixed income on a global basis.
  • Support the development and maintenance of proprietary SRI ratings model and undertake issuer reviews for Sustainability strategies.
  • Liaise with sector analysts and support portfolio managers by incorporating ESG factors into the investment analysis and the decision making.
  • Lead company engagements on ESG-related matters, contributing to the development of corporate governance policies.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Good experience in Environmental, Social and Governance research, ideally in a high impact industry/sector.
  • Excellent analytical skills with the ability to asses the materiality of ESG factors for investment performance.
  • Strong presentation and communication skills, ability to maintain successful working relationships internally and externally.
  • CFA/IMC qualification is preferred.
  • Experience in the investment management industry and command of a 2nd language are desirable.