Senior ESG / Impact Analyst

Organization
ClearlySo
Location
London, UK
Job Type
Full-time or Part-time
Deadline for Applications
11/11/2016
Contact Information
Email contact@clearlyso.com with a CV and brief cover letter.
Tags
Full-timePart-time

This role is based in ClearlySo’s London office, and is open to full-time or part-time applicants.

About ClearlySo

ClearlySo is Europe’s leading impact investment bank.

Within our Investment Banking business, we work exclusively with ventures and funds delivering positive social and/or environmental impact as well as financial return, providing them with corporate finance advice and assisting them in raising investment capital. ClearlySo has advised clients raising over £100m of investment, from a broad network of individual and institutional investors, to help them scale their business.

Within our Impact Services business, we provide research and solutions to support mainstream private equity investors to integrate impact into their investment and portfolio management decisions.

ClearlySo seeks outstanding individuals who share our vision of a financial system that supports positive impact.

The Role

We are looking for a bright, enthusiastic ESG/impact Analyst to join ClearlySo’s Impact Services team.

Your role will be to analyse and review our clients’ portfolio companies, using ClearlySo’s proprietary tools.  This forms the core part of our services to empower mainstream private equity investors to take action to understand and increase the positive impact of their portfolios. You will deliver analysis that meet our clients’ high expectations, whilst continually working with the Manager to evolve and improve the services we offer. This is a challenging and innovative project, breaking new ground by equipping private equity investors with the tools to assess and increase impact, in which you will play a key part.

Key activities:

Analyse companies using ClearlySo’s innovative research solution, summarising their ESG and impact performance, always seeking to produce the highest quality output;

Stay up to date with the best sources and macro themes in ESG and impact, and bring those insights to bear on the services we provide;

Help evolve the methodology and services ClearlySo offers;

Support the small but growing Impact Services team on broader business development projects;

Set  best practice, providing support and coaching where necessary;

Work closely and collaboratively with the team as it grows and evolves

Must-haves:

Experience as an ESG or Sustainable Investment Analyst;

Familiarity with relevant ESG information sources and research best practice;

Capacity to think critically and use initiative;

Detail-oriented, with a drive to always produce the highest-quality work for clients;

Interest in building a better financial system that supports positive social and environmental impact;

Additional strengths:

Experience working with institutional investors;

An understanding of the constraints, priorities and opportunities for venture capital and private equity firms;

Formal qualifications in financial and/or environmental and social analysis;

Relationships with research providers, Trade Unions and NGOs

What we offer:

An opportunity to build and deliver services that can affect a huge positive change in the private financial markets;

Exposure to the fast-growing impact investment sector;

Salary within £30,000 to £35,000 range, depending on experience, for full-time role; negotiable for part-time role

Stock options after one year of employment, and bonuses based upon firm-wide performance;

Highly-motivated, diverse, and committed co-workers;

A pleasant, collaborative and dynamic place of work

How to apply:

Applicants must have an appropriate visa to work in the UK.
ClearlySo is an Equal Opportunities employer.

Additional Information

We will hire as soon as we find the right candidate, so don’t hesitate!