EY

Senior Manager - Sustainable Finance, open to flexible working

Recruiter
EY
Location
London (Central), London (Greater)
Salary
£competitive
Posted
26 Sep 2021
Closes
26 Oct 2021
Ref
230923
Contract Type
Permanent

EY Sustainable Finance is hiring! We are at the forefront of current trends in Sustainable Finance and want candidates who are dedicated and capable of helping us to develop and grow our dynamic sustainable finance. We are working across banking, insurance and investment to support clients with developing their strategies, designing and building innovative solutions to move forward on sustainable finance, meeting regulatory requirements and positioning for success in this rapidly evolving market.

The opportunity

We are seeking high performing Senior Consultants to join our Sustainable Finance Assurance team. You will be based in London, and as a member of our Sustainable Finance team you will be working on market leading projects, building networks, and consulting on key strategic issues in sustainable finance. You will also participate in the research and development required to support the growth of our fields of expertise. You will be responsible for the management of key projects to clients all whilst being supported by some of the best practitioners in the business.

 There are a wide range of exciting projects that you will be able to get involved in, across banking, insurance, pensions and wealth and asset management. Topics we cover include:

  • Sustainable Finance strategy  
  • Principles of Responsible Banking, Responsible Investment and Sustainable Insurance
  • Climate change metrics and targets
  • Investment advisory, including climate alignment
  • Sustainable Finance regulatory developments and associated lobbying
  • Responsible, sustainable and impact investment
  • ESG research and ESG integration
  • Climate change risk modelling and scenario analysis
  • Reporting and disclosure - including TCFD
  • Measuring and reporting on Long Term Value
  • Sustainable Development Goals
  • Stewardship and engagement (active ownership)

Your key responsibilities

  • You will assist in delivering key projects for our clients on the wide range of topics we work on.
  • You will create innovative commercial insights for clients, adapt methods and practices to fit operational team and cultural needs, and contribute to thought leadership.
  • You will actively contribute to improving operational efficiency on projects and internal initiatives, consistently driving projects to completion making sure that the work delivered is industry leading.
  • You will work with the project heads to lead teams or parts of teams on engagements, keeping a clear focus on anticipating and identifying risks, and escalate issues as appropriate.
  • Working closely with colleagues, you will create a positive learning culture and coach and counsel junior team members and help them to develop.
  • You will contribute to the development of EY capabilities in technical areas and engage with clients regarding the application of these methodologies to their businesses.
  • You will collaborate with colleagues outside of Sustainable Finance to deliver multi-disciplinary and cross-geographical work..

Skills and attributes for success

As Senior Consultant within the team, you will be expected to consult, so it is essential that you bring the competencies that will allow you to do so;

  • Intellectual curiosity
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Strong communication skills, verbal, written but also active listening

As a Senior Consultant you would be expected to manage workstreams and Consultants as part of a range of projects, as well as playing a key role in the delivery of technical work.

To qualify for the role you must have

  • Track record of success
  • Strong academic record including a degree 
  • Experience running or contributing to a range of projects

What we are looking for

We want Sustainable Finance professional who are not just great technicians but brilliant consultants. Professionals who can build networks, spot industry trends and solve industry problems. If you are interested in being part of a growing team, serving clients and reaching your full potential, we want to hear from you!

What working at EY offers

We offer a competitive remuneration package where you’ll be rewarded for your individual and team performance. Our comprehensive Total Rewards package includes support for flexible working and career development, and with FlexEY you can select benefits that suit your needs, covering holidays, health and well-being, insurance, savings and a wide range of discounts, offers and promotions. Plus, we offer:

  • Support and coaching from some of the most engaging colleagues around
  • Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career
  • The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that is right for you

EY is committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We strive to achieve the right balance for our people, enabling us to deliver excellent client service whilst allowing you to build your career without sacrificing your personal priorities. While our client-facing professionals can be required to travel regularly, and at times be based at client sites, our flexible working arrangements can help you to achieve a lifestyle balance.

If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible. - click apply now!

 

 

 

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