AMP Capital is a specialist investment manager with offices in Australia, New Zealand, Japan, China, Hong Kong, India, London, Chicago, New York, California, Ireland and the Middle East. We are a leading global real estate and infrastructure manager and the combination of our scale, breadth and capability provides access to superior investment opportunities for our clients.
For more than a decade AMP Capital has been a pioneer in the ESG space. One of the first managers to genuinely integrate ESG research into investment decision. Due to an internal movement we are seeking to appoint a Senior ESG Researcher into our market leading ESG Investment Research team.
The key purpose of the role is to analyse the investment implications of environmental, social and governance issues and sustainability drivers on Australian and Global equities and fixed interest instruments and participate in and support client and company engagement activities undertaken by the ESG team.
Identification and analysis of key investment related ESG and sustainability issues for companies and sectors.
Engage with companies on ESG issues.
Engage in broader industry and government policy on ESG and sustainability issues.
Engage with other AMP Capital investment teams on integration of ESG issues into investment processes and analysis.
Market AMP Capital ESG capability, including as part of other teams' marketing and through social media.
Client relationship and reporting, in particular with respect to the Responsible Investment Leaders.
Circa 5 years in environmental / sustainability or corporate governance consulting or with an ESG research provider.
Degree qualified ideally in an environmentally related degree a postgraduate qualification related to sustainability would be ideal.
Technical research skills – strong knowledge and experience in the objective analysis of ESG and sustainability as they apply to companies and company operations.
Ability to identify broader sustainability trends and analysis of corporate strategy or competitor analysis.
Finance / Investment skills with a basic understanding of company valuation techniques.
Excellent communication and presentation skills and be a strong team player with a collaborative approach.
Candidates must have a passion for sustainability and how this relates to investment markets and decision making.