A unique opportunity to become part of an experienced and global ESG team and build on the firm's commitment as a responsible investor and owner. What the job involves
Support the implementation of the firm's ESG approach, ensuring value creation throughout the lifetime of the investments
Closely engaging with deal teams to assist with ESG reviews of existing portfolio companies and defining key data and performance measurement
Conduct comprehensive ESG due diligence on potential investments, with a particular emphasis on the technology and software industry, identifying ESG risks and opportunities, and integrating findings into the investment decision-process
Provide strategic ESG guidance and recommendations to portfolio companies, working closely with management teams to develop and implement sustainability strategies, and deploy capital of the firm's dedicated funds related to sustainability
Communicate ESG performance and initiatives to investors and various stakeholders, fostering transparency and accountability
Engage with portfolio company executives, industry experts, and other stakeholders to seek opportunities for professional development and enhance understanding of ESG risks and opportunities, that can be applied to ensure industry best practices
Who we are looking for
Demonstrated strong commercial acumen and strategic planning skills across Managing Consulting, Investment Banking, PE or industry roles.
Proven experience or exposure to the software industry and digitalization
Demonstrated expertise in overseeing and implementing operational ESG projects, gained through hands-on experience in either internal management or consulting roles
Exhibits high credibility when interfacing with management teams, showcasing a professional and trustworthy demeanour that instils confidence in decision-makers and fosters effective collaboration
Ability to work collaboratively in a team-oriented environment, and expertise in engaging and managing several different stakeholder groups and multiple workstreams.
Understanding of key ESG metrics including an ability to analyse and interpret trends and insights.
Data analysis and reporting skills, including technical fluency to analyse financial, operational and ESG performance of companies.
Exposure to carbon accounting, and to sustainability-linked policy development, management, or implementation
Commercial acumen to support ESG progress and driving a sustainability agenda.
Exceptional interpersonal, communication and relationship-building skills
Outstanding problem-solving skills and creativity, adept at approaching challenges with innovative solutions
Entrepreneurial mindset, consistently contributes fresh ideas and perspectives, fostering a dynamic and proactive approach to addressing complex issues with a drive to excel.
Demonstrated ability to thrive in a fast-paced, collaborative environment.