Sustainability Risk Manager, Investment Bank, London, UK
We are partnering with a leading global investment bank that is committed to integrating sustainability and responsible practices into its operations. They are seeking a highly skilled and motivated Sustainability Risk Manager to join their sustainability team in London. This is an exciting opportunity to drive sustainability initiatives within a renowned financial institution and contribute to sustainable finance practices.
- Develop and implement the bank's sustainability risk management framework, policies, and procedures to identify, assess, and manage environmental, social, and governance (ESG) risks within the organisation.
- Conduct comprehensive ESG risk assessments across the bank's operations, products, and investment portfolios, ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements and international sustainability standards.
- Collaborate with cross-functional teams to integrate sustainability risk considerations into the bank's decision-making processes, including investment analysis, due diligence, and risk mitigation strategies.
- Stay abreast of evolving ESG regulations, frameworks, and industry best practices, and provide guidance and recommendations to senior management on emerging sustainability risks and opportunities.
- Develop sustainability risk reporting and disclosure frameworks, communicating the bank's sustainability risk profile to internal stakeholders, clients, and regulatory bodies.
- Engage with internal and external stakeholders, including clients, investors, and industry networks, to promote sustainable finance practices and foster transparency and accountability in sustainability risk management.
- Conduct training and awareness programs to enhance sustainability risk awareness among employees and promote a culture of responsible banking.
- Bachelor's degree in a relevant field such as Sustainability, Environmental Science, Finance, or Risk Management. Advanced degree preferred.
- Significant experience in sustainability risk management, environmental or social risk assessment, or ESG integration within the financial sector, preferably within an investment bank or asset management firm.
- Strong knowledge of sustainability frameworks and standards (e.g., TCFD, SASB) and regulatory requirements related to sustainable finance.
- Familiarity with financial products, investment processes, and risk management frameworks within the banking industry.
- Demonstrated ability to develop and implement sustainability risk management strategies, policies, and procedures.
- Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to assess complex sustainability risks and develop practical solutions.
- Excellent communication and stakeholder management skills, with the ability to influence and engage with internal and external stakeholders at various levels.
- Proficient in sustainability risk reporting and disclosure frameworks, including sustainability performance metrics and indicators.
- Passion for sustainable finance and commitment to driving positive environmental and social impact through responsible banking practices.
Join our client's esteemed investment bank and play a key role in advancing sustainable finance practices within the industry. If you are a dedicated sustainability professional with a strong background in risk management, we invite you to apply and contribute to making a meaningful difference in the financial sector.
Information and Application
Published by : EnableGreen ESG and Sustainable Recruitment Agency
Recruiter : Bella Douet
Posted : 03/08/2023
Job-Type : Permanent
Location : London, UK
Job Reference : 141-2023-H
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