Climate Physical Risk Analyst

Wellington Management Company, LLP
Boston, USA
Jul 01, 2022
Jul 15, 2022
Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time

Wellington Management offers comprehensive investment management capabilities that span nearly all segments of the global capital markets. Our investment solutions, tailored to the unique return and risk objectives of institutional clients in more than 60 countries, draw on a robust body of proprietary research and a collaborative culture that encourages independent thought and healthy debate. As a private partnership, we believe our ownership structure fosters a long-term view that aligns our perspectives with those of our clients.

We are transitioning to a hybrid work environment where both remote work and the office play a critical role. Our vision is a future where all employees are empowered to work flexibly to drive the best outcomes for our clients. Flexible work is a mindset and a core value. Our employees are encouraged to work remotely two days a week as a standard practice and will have flexibility in terms of working hours.

COMPANY : Wellington Management Company LLP

LOCATION : 280 Congress St, Boston, MA 02210

POSITION TITLE : Climate Physical Risk Analyst

DUTIES : Work as part of the Sustainable Investment Team, working closely with our Director of Climate Research. Aid in the collaboration between Wellington Management and Woodwell Climate Research Centers (WCRC) to integrate climate science and asset management. Conduct climate research on natural hazards and integrate those risks into security prices, investment risks and opportunities. Create and utilize climate tools to help investors better understand how and where climate change may impact global capital markets. Specific responsibilities include:
  • Lead and manage research relationship with Woodwell Climate Research Center including execution of annual research agenda
  • Manage climate finance projects directly with Emerging Market Debt, Municipal Bonds and Real Estate teams
  • Develop and enhance geospatial tools that integrate climate science and financial markets in user friendly applications
  • Manage climate partnership relationships with 3 global multibillion asset owners on climate and finance findings
  • Lead and direct projects and scientific & financial research on topics like transition fuels, biodiversity, carbon capture and flood insurance, inclusive of junior staff leadership on projects
  • Present at internal Organizational wide investor sessions on climate change and security impacts
  • Present to sophisticated global institutional clients on climate and financial findings
REQUIREMENTS : Requires a Bachelor's degree in Physics, Environmental Science, Computer Science, or a directly related quantitative field plus two (2) years of experience in climate research, including developing climate modelling and performing climate data interpretation for financial markets.

Must have 2 years of experience in each of the following (experience may be gained concurrently):
  • Coding and building analytical tools and frameworks that connect atmospheric climate models with capital market metrics
  • Experience with statistical inference and data science, utilizing machine learning or natural language processing
  • Demonstrated knowledge of modern programming languages, including Python
  • Probability, statistics, time-series and cross sectional analysis, including very large data sets.
Travel requirement: 10-15% international and domestic travel to meet with clients and government officials, and attend conferences

To apply, please submit resume to (Req. #R87130).

Not sure you meet 100% of our qualifications? That's ok. If you believe that you could excel in this role, we encourage you to apply and welcome a chance to review your background. We are dedicated to building and maintaining a diversified workforce and considering a broad array of candidates with a variety of skill, workplace experiences, and backgrounds.

As an equal opportunity employer, Wellington Management ensures that all qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, creed, national origin, age, ancestry, disability (physical or mental), medical condition, citizenship, marital status, pregnancy, veteran or military status, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by applicable law . If you are a candidate with a disability, or are assisting a candidate with a disability, and require an accommodation to apply for one of our jobs, please email us at .

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