Director, Sustainable Finance, Banking, London, UK
We are currently recruiting for a prestigious Global Bank seeking a highly motivated and experienced professional to join their team as the Director of Sustainable Finance. This is a strategic leadership role based in London, United Kingdom, with a primary focus on driving the Sustainable Finance business in the EMEA region for the bank.
As the Director of Sustainable Finance, you will play a pivotal role in advancing the bank's sustainability agenda and ensuring the achievement of target sustainable finance revenues for Europe. Your responsibilities will include:
- Strategic Leadership: Lead and execute the sustainable finance strategy for the EMEA region, aligning it with the bank's global sustainability goals.
- Client Engagement: Engage with clients at a senior level to drive deep and focused strategic conversations around sustainability and sustainable finance solutions.
- Revenue Generation: Develop and implement initiatives to meet or exceed target sustainable finance revenues for Continental Europe.
- Stakeholder Engagement: Collaborate with internal and external stakeholders, including regulators, peers, market participants, government bodies, and sustainability organizations.
- Product Development: Contribute to the development of innovative sustainable finance products and solutions that meet the evolving needs of clients.
- Market Intelligence: Stay informed about industry trends, ESG regulations, and market dynamics to provide strategic insights to the bank.
- Risk Management: Assess and manage sustainability-related risks in client engagements and transactions.
- Reporting: Prepare and deliver reports on sustainable finance activities and achievements to senior management.
- Bachelor's degree in Finance, Business, or related field (Master's degree preferred).
- Extensive experience in sustainable finance, investment banking, or a related field, with a strong track record of success.
- In-depth knowledge of ESG principles, sustainable finance products, and market trends.
- Excellent understanding of regulatory frameworks and requirements related to sustainable finance.
- Proven ability to engage and influence senior-level clients and stakeholders.
- Exceptional leadership and team management skills.
- Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities.
- Excellent communication and presentation skills.
- Ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.
- Fluent in English; proficiency in other European languages is a plus.
If you are a results-driven, forward-thinking professional with a passion for sustainability and sustainable finance, and you are ready to take on a leadership role in a global bank, we would love to hear from you.
Information and Application
Published by : EnableGreen ESG and Sustainable Recruitment Agency
Recruiter : John Timor
Posted : 16/09/2023
Job-Type : Permanent
Location : London, UK
Job Reference : 170-2023-H
Are you interested in this position? Please apply below.
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