ESG Analyst

  • Competitive
  • Boston, MA, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Wellington Management Company, LLP
  • 22 Feb 18 2018-02-22

ESG Analyst

WELLINGTON MANAGEMENT

Wellington Management offers comprehensive investment management capabilities that span nearly all segments of the global capital markets. Our investment solutions, tailored to the unique return and risk objectives of institutional clients in more than 50 countries, draw on a robust body of proprietary research and a collaborative culture that encourages independent thought and healthy debate. As a private partnership, we believe our ownership structure fosters a long-term view that aligns our perspectives with those of our clients.

POSITION

The Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) analyst at Wellington Management facilitates the integration of ESG factors in the management of our client portfolios by having a deep understanding of ESG issues within their coverage sector and effectively communicating relevant insights to portfolio managers and analysts. The ESG analyst conducts research to identify the ESG risks and opportunities most relevant to their companies and works with fundamental equity and credit analysts to consider these risks and opportunities as part of the mosaic of investment case supporting their recommendations. The ESG analyst is also responsible for making proxy vote recommendations and for maintaining and executing engagement plans, in collaboration with equity and fixed income investors. In addition to working with portfolio management teams and analysts, the ESG analyst will work with product management and relationship management teams to both foster the integration process for specific approaches and communicate our integration process to clients and prospects.

QUALIFICATIONS

We are seeking an analyst who is passionate about the markets and has experience in integrating ESG considerations in the investment process. An ideal ESG analyst will bring subject matter expertise on governance topics and environmental and social issues, along with an understanding of how these issues can impact an investment thesis. S/he will be able to communicate views clearly, will be credible with company management teams as well as clients, will enjoy acting as an individual contributor within a highly collaborative investment culture, and will thrive by building strong relationships with colleagues.

Additional qualifications and individual characteristics include:

  • Strong academic credentials; advanced degree/CFA preferred
  • Capacity for differentiated thinking and ability to problem solve effectively
  • Strong analytical skills
  • A high degree of self-motivation and ability to set priorities
  • Love for continuous learning
  • Global perspective
  • Highest personal and professional integrity and ethics


JOB TITLE
ESG Analyst

JOB FAMILY
Research Services

LOCATION
280 Congress

As an equal opportunity employer, Wellington Management considers all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, creed, national origin, age, ancestry, disability (physical or mental), medical condition, citizenship, marital status, pregnancy, veteran or military status, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. If you are a candidate with a disability, or are assisting a candidate with a disability, and require an accommodation to apply for one of our jobs, please email us at Wellington@icareerhelp.com .