Impact & ESG Analyst

Recruiter
AXA IM LTD
Location
London, United Kingdom
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
12 Sep 2022
Closes
12 Oct 2022
Ref
15450828
Job Function
Other
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
Key Accountabilities
  • Prepare impact assessments on investee companies, analysing their positive and negative contributions to the Sustainable Development Goals of the United Nations.
  • Prepare ESG assessments on investee companies, analysing the main risks and opportunities arising from Environmental, Social and Governance factors.
  • Support equity and fixed income portfolio managers by providing high-quality research.
  • Participate in meetings with clients and prospects to present company assessments and the research methodology.
  • Conduct engagements with investee companies to drive improvements in their sustainability practices.
  • Perform other tasks and projects as assigned from time to time (e.g. participate in collaborative and industry discussions).

Education/Qualifications
  • Solid academic background; preferably BSc or MSc in a finance or ESG related subject.

Experience
  • Experience in a research analyst position (impact investing, ESG research, equity research or credit research).

Knowledge and Skills
  • General knowledge of sustainability trends, financial markets, economics and politics.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Competencies
  • Attention to detail and thoroughness.
  • Willingness to share ideas with other team members.
  • Ability to work well as part of a team.
  • Ability to work autonomously and manage time effectively.
  • Strength of conviction and constructive mindset.