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Sustainalytics is seeking a qualified ESG analyst to join its ESG analyst team focusing on Transportation and Infrastructure industries. This position presents an exciting opportunity to conduct company ESG analysis that will form a part of our flagship ESG Risk Rating.

Asset owners, investment managers and other investment professionals leverage the ESG Risk Rating and its underlying research to enhance investment processes. The role involves ESG risk and controversy analysis for companies, as well as contributing to client meetings and thought leadership.

You will join a growing and strategically important team and contribute to the development of a vibrant community of sector analysts. You will engage in training and development programmes which support your career development to become a top ESG analyst.

The ideal candidate will have both a background in capital markets and sectoral expertise.


  • Research, analyze and rate the ESG risks and involvement in controversies of companies in the global Transportation & Infrastructure industries.
  • Prepare company ESG Risk Rating reports to be published in Sustainalytics’ Global Access portal;
  • Research and track ESG trends and issues relevant in your sector of expertise;
  • Contribute to responding to client queries and support clients in integrating your research insights into their investment decision-making;
  • Contribute to the development of intellectual capital and internal and external thought leadership.


  • Graduate degree in related discipline (business, finance, environment and/or social science);
  • At least 4 years of relevant work experience;
  • Strong knowledge and understanding of the transportation and infrastructure industries, ESG aspects thereof, and the SRI/RI market;
  • Capital markets background; MBA/CFA considered an asset;
  • Excellent research, analytical and writing capabilities;
  • Presentation skills (both in spoken and written formats), e.g. ppt skills, client interaction skills;
  • Alignment with Sustainalytics’ mission, vision and values;
  • Effective planning and time-management skills;
  • Resourceful, flexible, driven and self-starter;
  • Ability to work and adapt in a dynamic environment;
  • Willing to embrace change and innovation;


In keeping with our ongoing efforts to represent the diversity of our community, we strongly encourage people from diverse groups to apply. Sustainalytics is committed to providing accommodations for individuals with disabilities, upon request.

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