Sustainable Finance and Climate Risk Director, Consulting, London, UK
We are partnering with a leading consulting firm specialising in sustainable finance and climate risk advisory services. Our client is seeking a highly experienced and knowledgeable Sustainable Finance and Climate Risk Director to join their team in London. This is a remarkable opportunity to contribute to advancing sustainable finance practices and drive meaningful climate risk management strategies in the UK and globally.
- Lead and deliver sustainable finance and climate risk consulting engagements for clients across the financial services sector, including banks, asset managers, and insurance companies.
- Provide strategic guidance and thought leadership on integrating sustainability factors into financial decision-making, investment strategies, and risk management frameworks.
- Advise clients on sustainable finance frameworks, regulations, and disclosure requirements, helping them align with global standards such as the EU Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation (SFDR) and Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD).
- Conduct climate risk assessments and scenario analyses to evaluate the impact of climate change on clients' portfolios, develop risk mitigation strategies, and enhance resilience.
- Stay up to date with emerging trends in sustainable finance, climate risk management, and ESG integration, and provide thought leadership to clients and internal teams.
- Cultivate and maintain strong client relationships, understanding their unique needs, and delivering tailored solutions that drive sustainable finance and climate risk agendas.
- Collaborate with cross-functional teams to enhance service offerings, develop innovative methodologies, and contribute to the growth and success of the sustainable finance practice.
- Bachelor's degree in a relevant field (e.g., Finance, Sustainability, Environmental Science). Advanced degree preferred.
- Extensive experience in sustainable finance, climate risk management, or related fields, preferably within a consulting firm environment.
- Strong knowledge of sustainable finance frameworks and regulations, such as SFDR, TCFD, and Green Bond Principles.
- In-depth understanding of climate risk assessment methodologies, scenario analysis, and financial modeling related to climate change impacts.
- Familiarity with financial services regulations, ESG integration practices, and emerging sustainable finance trends.
- Excellent project management skills, with a proven track record of delivering high-quality consulting engagements for financial services clients.
- Exceptional communication and presentation skills, with the ability to effectively engage with senior stakeholders and clients.
- Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities, with a data-driven approach to sustainable finance and climate risk analysis.
- Proven leadership skills, with the ability to mentor and guide junior team members.
Join our client's esteemed consulting firm and be at the forefront of driving sustainable finance and climate risk management practices in the UK and globally. If you are a passionate and experienced professional with a strong background in sustainable finance, we encourage you to apply and contribute to a more resilient and sustainable financial sector.
Information and Application
Published by : EnableGreen ESG and Sustainable Recruitment Agency
Recruiter : John Timor
Posted : 04/08/2023
Job-Type : Permanent
Location : London, UK
Job Reference : 143-2023-H
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