Investment Analyst, Impact and Sustainability

Macquarie Group
London, United Kingdom
28 Apr 2022
21 May 2022
Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Join the Macquarie Investment Management business in efforts focused on global impact and sustainable investing. Here, you will provide research to help identify companies that are making a positive impact through their products, services and/or actions and actively engage with portfolio companies. You will also help to develop and maintain Environmental Social and Governance (ESG) measurement tools as well as communicate with internal and external parties.

As an Impact and Sustainability Analyst, you will assist in the development and maintenance of internal measurements to help identify and assess the impact of public securities in contributions to the UN's Sustainable Development Goals, as well as the establishment and achievement of climate mitigation targets. There will also be the need to support Macquarie Investment Management's active ownership policies through engagement with portfolio companies as well as the monitoring and implementation of the Group's global proxy voting guidelines. You will have the opportunity to contribute to thought leadership on topical Environmental and Social Governance (ESG) issues and represent Macquarie Investment Management on external responsible investment organizations when needed.

There will be a need to assist in upcoming European Sustainable Financial Disclosure Requirements (SFDR) reporting; monitor the investment portfolios for compliance with Macquarie Group's Environmental, Social Risk policies; and provide input for annual Principles for Responsible Investment reporting.

Relevant qualifications for the role would include 5 - 7 years equity investment experience (including 3-5 years of experience in sustainable investing) in a professional, academic, or voluntary setting; top-notch writing and presentation skills; and strong quantitative skills with a desire to conduct independent research. An MBA and/or CFA is preferred.

If you have a passion for sustainable investing and intellectual curiosity to continuously add to subject expertise in a fast-paced, dynamic environment, then we would love to hear from you.

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About Macquarie Asset Management

Macquarie Asset Management is a global asset manager that aims to deliver positive impact for everyone. Trusted by institutions, pension funds, governments, and individuals to manage more than $A735.5 billion in assets globally, we provide access to specialist investment expertise across a range of capabilities including fixed income, equities, multi-asset solutions, private credit, infrastructure, renewables, natural assets, real estate, and transportation finance.

Our COVID-19 policy

The health and wellbeing of our employees is a priority. We continue to focus on providing a safe workplace for our people, our stakeholders and those who visit us, and are committed to contributing to the safety of the communities where we live and work.

In line with evolving health regulations and many of our industry peers, we require all Macquarie employees in the United States to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and provide proof of full vaccination in order to attend the office and to participate in external meetings and business travel, unless a reasonable accommodation is approved or as otherwise required by law.

Our commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

The diversity of our people is one of our greatest strengths. An inclusive and equitable workplace enables us to embrace that diversity to deliver more innovative and sustainable solutions for our people, clients, shareholders and communities. At Macquarie, you'll be encouraged to be yourself and supported to perform at your best. If you're inspired to deliver on our purpose of 'empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future', we want you on our team. If you need adjustments made to the recruitment process, please reach out to your recruiter.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, marital status, gender identity or any other impermissible criterion or circumstance. Macquarie also takes affirmative action in support of its policy to hire and advance in employment of individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

We equip our people with the support to work in a range of flexible ways. Talk to us about what working arrangements would help you thrive.

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