Short Term Impact Investing Consultant

Organization
Tideline
Location
Flexible, fully remote is an option
Job Type
Contract
Deadline for Applications
10/02/2021
How to Apply
Please apply through the link provided here: https://app.beapplied.com/apply/dbzppovtb4 and you may send any questions to hiring@tideline.com. Please ensure you respond to all prompts and submit your application through the link.
Where to Apply
daniel@tideline.com
Tags
Full-time

About the position:

As a boutique consultancy working on diverse projects in impact investing, Tideline periodically seeks out support beyond the core staff to meet time-bound capacity needs and/or bring on specialized expertise. With an application to this job description, you will be considered for future opportunities for a temporary role as the need arises.

The nature of the qualifications and time commitment sought will vary according to the firm’s circumstances, so a range of candidates with relevant expertise are encouraged to apply, including across experience levels and time availabilities.

Candidates are most likely to be offered part-time, two- to four-month contracts with the possibility of additional work or contract extensions, though this will vary. Please note a minimum of 20 hours per week of availability is required.

Qualifications:

The ideal candidate has a collaborative disposition; is well-organized and dependable; excels at working with teams; writes and communicates well; and has experience in consulting, finance, and/or impact investing (or related fields). Every member of the team embodies their firm’s values: excellence, commitment, and openness.

In addition to these overarching qualifications, more specific qualifications are included below by level. As part of the application, you will be asked to indicate what level is most appropriate for your candidacy, given your background.

Analyst level
Two to four years of work experience
Bachelor’s degree in relevant field
Strong research and analytical abilities
Clear and concise communicator, particularly in writing
High attention to detail
Experience and/or expertise in impact investing or related fields preferred; other relevant topical expertise a plus
Strong PowerPoint skills and design sensibilities a plus
Adept at using Microsoft Office

Associate level
Five to seven years of work experience
Bachelor’s degree in relevant field; master’s degree a plus
Analytical mindset with ability to guide research efforts
Discriminating consumer of research; ability to assess quality of research
Clear and concise communicator, verbal and written
Experience and/or expertise in impact investing or related fields preferred; other relevant topical expertise a plus
Advanced Excel skills; financial analysis and modeling experience a plus
Adept at using Microsoft Office

Director level
Eight or more years of work experience
Master’s degree preferred
Relevant topical expertise preferred
Strong ability to lead content development and ensure quality control on work products
Strength in project management and team management
Ability to think creatively, generate frameworks, and identify key ideas
Experience in service provision and/or client management; skilled at establishing credibility quickly
Adept at using Microsoft Office

Additional Information

Founded in 2014, Tideline is a consulting firm that provides tailored advice to clients developing impact investment strategies, products, and solutions. Their mission is to help clients excel in realizing financial and societal value. THey believe in shared, sustainable prosperity powered by market-based solutions. To that end, their services include strategy development, impact management system design, impact due diligence, impact monitoring & reporting, and impact verification.

BlueMark, a Tideline company, is a leading provider of independent impact verification services for investors and companies. Their mission is to strengthen trust in impact investing by delivering independent, incisive verification services, enabling the market to scale with integrity. They evaluate and verify how clients approach the impact in impact investing based on accepted industry standards. Their services are designed to meet the growing investor demand and market expectation for greater confidence and credibility in the impact label, especially as impact claims are more closely scrutinized by a range of stakeholders.

Their multi-disciplinary team delivers services of unmatched quality, grounded in deep, rigorous research and analysis. Past clients have included leading asset owners, intermediaries, and service providers active in impact investing, focused on a range of sectors and geographies. Tideline was founded in 2014 with offices in New York City, San Francisco, and Portland is led by the firm’s partners: Christina Leijonhufvud, Ben Thornley, and Kim Wright-Violich.