1+ months

IN-20036 Sustainable Finance Intern

WWF Washington, DC
Washington, DC 20037
  • Job Code
    118490518

Overview

World Wildlife Fund (WWF), one of the world's leading conservation organization, seeks a Sustainable Finance Intern to perform data analysis in support of Science Based Targets for financial institutions (SBT-FI) project. (https://sciencebasedtargets.org/financial-institutions/)



Responsibilities

Internship Description: The intern will perform data analysis and data management tasks for the SBT-FI project, including:
  • Learning to access major financial indices using WWF's Bloomberg terminal
  • Testing SBT methodologies on financial indices
  • Assessing pros and cons of SBT methodologies for different types of asset classes and financial institutions
  • Writing research summaries and presenting findings to project team
<br /><strong>Overview</strong><br /><br /> <p style="margin: 0px;">World Wildlife Fund (WWF), one of the world's leading conservation organization, seeks a Sustainable Finance Intern to perform data analysis in support of Science Based Targets for financial institutions (SBT-FI) project. (<a href="https://sciencebasedtargets.org/financial-institutions/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">https://sciencebasedtargets.org/financial-institutions/</a>)</p> <br /><br /><strong>Responsibilities</strong><br /><br style="margin: 0px;" /><strong>Internship Description: </strong>The intern will perform data analysis and data management tasks for the SBT-FI project, including: <ul> <li>Learning to access major financial indices using WWF's Bloomberg terminal</li> <li>Testing SBT methodologies on financial indices</li> <li>Assessing pros and cons of SBT methodologies for different types of asset classes and financial institutions</li> <li>Writing research summaries and presenting findings to project team</li> </ul> <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/KMdrBGhLKQBxtpG7iWYwx"> <br/><br/><br /><strong>Qualifications</strong><br /><br /> <p style="margin: 0px;"><strong>Minimum Requirements</strong>: <em>BS/BBA in business, engineering, science, or mathematics preferred, although other degrees may qualify. MBA or master's degree in STEM field a plus, as is experience in quantitative finance. Prior experience with Bloomberg terminals welcome but not a prerequisite.</em></p> <p style="margin: 0px;"> </p> <p style="margin: 0px;"><strong>Location:</strong></p> <p style="margin: 0px;">Washington, DC</p> <p style="margin: 0px;"> </p> <p style="margin: 0px;"><strong>Compensation:</strong></p> <p style="margin: 0px;">Paid; pay commensurate with experience</p> <p style="margin: 0px;"> </p> <p style="margin: 0px;"><strong>How to apply:</strong> Please submit a resume & cover letter through our Careers page.</p> <p style="margin: 0px;"><a href="http://www.worldwildlife.org/about/careers" target="_blank" rel="noopener">https://careers-wwfus.icims.com/jobs/search</a> , <strong><span style="background-color: #ffff00;">IN-20036</span></strong></p> <p style="margin: 0px;"> </p> <p style="margin: 0px;"><strong><span style="text-decoration: underline;">* Please note that WWF does not provide VISA sponsorship to interns</span></strong></p> <p style="margin: 0px;"> </p> <p style="margin: 0px;"><strong>As an EOE/AA employer, WWF will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant's </strong><strong>race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, or protected Veteran status.</strong></p> <p style="margin: 0px;"> </p><p>PI118490518</p>

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Posted: 2020-02-27 Expires: 2020-03-29

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