ESG Equity Analyst

Our Client, a leading pensions company, currently has an opportunity for an ESG Equity Analyst to join their highly regarded Investment Team. The role represents forming part of the direct public equity investment team and playing a leading role in the further integration of ESG analysis into the investment process and ESG engagement with portfolio holdings

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Work closely with colleagues in the Public Equity team      to improve understanding, evaluation and integration of material ESG      factors into investment decisions

  • Improve current ESG procedures, including data      collection, analysis, monitoring, and reporting

  • Be responsible for monitoring material ESG issues      across the internal portfolios and escalate concerns to the portfolio      managers

  • Contribute to the investment due diligence process and      prepare the appropriate accurate ESG analysis to the Portfolio Managers.

  • Engagement with portfolio companies on financially      material ESG topics relevant to the company’s business model

  • To continually develop both knowledge and skill in the      ESG arena by maintaining up to date information in relation to market      developments and regulation changes, through the attendance of external      seminars and other professional courses as necessary.

Experience & Qualifications

  • Proactive, self-motivated team player who has the      ability to manage a high personal workload with multiple deadlines.

  • Ideally 3-5 years equity/ESG analytical experience      gained within a relevant and similar organisation.

  • Demonstrated experience in ESG investing,      sustainability and high proficiency in ESG and sustainability data,      frameworks, reporting, and industry best practices

  • Thorough understanding of fundamental analysis,      including comprehension of business models and valuation principles

  • A strategic, analytical, and practical commercial      mindset

  • Share passion for equity investing.

  • Knowledge of ESG concepts and ability to synthesize      analysis in a practical way

  • Conscientiousness: A keen eye for detail and a strong      commitment to quality.

  • Effective communication skills including the ability to      influence and build good working relationships at all levels both      internally and externally.

  • High standards of ethics and integrity

  • High level of numerical, analytical and report writing      skills

  • Degree level educated.

  • Ideally CFA qualified or working towards completion of      CFA or other related qualification and willing to study further as      necessary.

To hear more about this challenging opportunity, please contact Karen Consalvi on 020 7847 8874 or email your CV to karen@meredithbrown.com


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