Job Description :
Job Title : ESG (Environment, Social and Governance) Business Consultant
Location : Chicago, IL
Duration : 6 + months
Job description :
Expectations:
* 12+ Yrs of overall experience with 3+ yrs experience in ESG investing and sustainability
* In depth understanding of ESG and related topics
* High fluency with the capital markets and how investors are incorporating ESG topics into investment process
* Experience in Pre & post trade life cycle processing for equities, fixed income and derivatives
* Sound knowledge in Asset Management and Securities
* Excellent communication skills, with the ability to speak and present information with confidence in front of Sr. Leadership
Roles and responsibilities:
* ESG Consultant will have to liaise with business, understand and validate the requirements
* Identify and assess new data sources to integrate into Accounting and Reporting platforms
* Collaborate with business to identify performance and analytic data that portrays E-S-G content of relevant strategies
* Produce clear and concise data needs documents (e.g. data specifications, user stories, vision)
* Identify and address strategic limitations of ESG data (e.g.missing data, data quality criteria for inclusion etc
* Translate requirements to Reporting Team and ensure holistic process for delivery of quality information
* Consult with Compliance Team to establish required regulatory reporting
* Identify the data sources required for say Sustained Analytics
* Determine what all data sources need to flow in Portfolio Management system and regulatory reporting purpose
* Engage in discussions with Technology and business, accounting platform or those responsible for reporting, to overlay required data on the existing accounting platform or separate way which is aligned to the overall reporting Strategy
* Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with an ability to produce well-presented, error-free results;