Aegis UK is a Research & Selection company focusing on the search and selection of professionals across different industries.
On behalf of an independent investment company offering a wide range of financial products and services we are looking for an ESG Analyst for their London office.
We are seeking a highly motivated professional sharing Company’ vision with a demonstrated interest in supporting the growth of our Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) and impact investing division. As a Sustainability Analyst you will predominantly perform diverse analytical duties requiring confidentiality, a strong work ethic and a common-sense approach. All applicants should have a solid background in finance, economics and management and a strong degree of flexibility given the demanding nature of this role.
Conduct detailed stock specific ESG research across a number of sectors developing an understanding of valuation implications
Scan publicly available information in the form of company reports and documents as well as any media reports to gather information to feed into our proprietary ESG analysis framework;
Monitor the ESG performance and risk profile of existing investments and portfolios;
Prepare reports based on company analysis presenting insights based on key ESG risks and opportunities;
Contribute to investment discussions on topics in relation to ESG issues and impact investing themes;
Contribute to Company: ESG and impact investing research models and methodologies;
Write thematic articles on impact investing and sustainability issues
Key Skills required:
Highly organised adaptable and flexible with the ability to thrive under pressure;
Ability to manage own time effectively and deliver against deadlines;
Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English, Italian is a plus;
Advanced knowledge of Excel and PowerPoint, experience in SQL database and quantitative analysis is a plus;
Understanding of ESG concepts is essential, familiarity with ESG data providers is a plus;
Minimum 2 years of work experience.
Aegis UK is committed to equality of opportunity for all staff and applications from all individuals are encouraged.