ABOUT SUSTAINALYTICS

Sustainalytics has been a leading independent provider of Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) research for the last 25 years. Our insights are used by clients to make better informed investment decisions, engage with companies in relation to their business activities and drive change.

Sustainalytics is a growing organization with 600 employees and 17 offices globally. We have a flexible and supportive working culture and empower our employees to progress and develop quickly in an entrepreneurial environment.

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ABOUT THE TEAM

The Client Relations team works with a diverse range of leading asset managers and asset owners in integrating Sustainalytics' suite of research products and services into their investment processes. Our objective is to support clients in integrating material ESG considerations in their investment decision making. Members of the team choose to work for Sustainalytics to have a positive impact on society in their daily work. We operate in a lively and collaborative environment, where each day is different.

This role is an exciting opportunity for someone who wants to be part of Sustainalytics’ growth story. The Third Party Relationship Manager on Sustainalytics’ Client Relations team will support building and managing relationships between Sustainalytics internal stakeholders and our third party platform provider & index partners.

This position allows you to obtain a thorough understanding of how ESG factors can be implemented by investors, work in an entrepreneurial and cross-cultural environment, quickly assume new responsibilities and challenges, and become a company representative with internal and external clients. We expect you to have strong communication skills and a can-do attitude. Your clear understanding of Sustainalytics’ research, our clients and their business drivers will be key to success.


POSITION PURPOSE

The Client Relations team is seeking a Third Party Relationship Manager to manage and grow current platform and index relationships as well as act as a coordinator between Sustainalytics internal teams and third party partners.

This role requires someone who has strong project leadership skills and can excel in cross-functional team environment. The role requires someone who excels in an environment where there is a diversity of work and can succeed in a global and culturally diverse environment. Day-to-day work will require someone who with strong communication skills and experience in presenting to large audiences. This position offers the opportunity to be a part of a fast-growing and successful organization, work in an entrepreneurial and international environment.


KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Help execute a European strategy for third party relationships in close coordination with Sustainalytics partnership team
  • Manage and build out Sustainalytics relationships and strategic cooperation with third party platform pro viders
  • Act as primary coordinator between Sustainalytics internal teams and third-party partners
  • Work with internal teams around the education of third-party partners
  • Occasional travel to meet with internal teams & external clients


QUALIFICATIONS

  • At least 5 years of relevant work experience in the market data area including indexing, managing data and data platforms.
  • Master’s degree in related discipline (business, finance, environment and/or social sciences) or Bachelor’s degree with relevant experience;
  • Keen understanding and monitoring of market developments as it relates to data distribution and fintech trends
  • Strong understanding of information flow across the investment landscape
  • Strong analytical and quantitative skills
  • Openness to developing strong understanding of ESG application
  • Strong project leadership skills, able to work well in a cross-functional team environment
  • Ability to work successfully in a global, diverse and multi-cultural environment
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills; experience presenting to large audiences
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently
  • Experience developing and executing an implementation plan for relationships and strategic cooperation with third party platform providers is considered an asset.
  • Alignment with Sustainalytics’ mission, vision and values;
  • Passion for sustainability and expertise in ESG, considered an asset.

APPLICATION & INTERVIEW PROCESS

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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