Institutional Shareholder Services, Inc. CNI Internship - Junior Analyst in Stockholm, Sweden
Established in 1999 and acquired by Institutional Shareholder Services Inc, (ISS) in 2015, ISS-Ethix works closely with investors to align responsible investment policies and practices with shareholder interest. ISS-Ethix offers expertise across a full range of environmental, social and governance issues, having worked with leading asset owners and asset managers over the past 15 years to design tailored solutions and develop products.
For more than 30 years now, ISS has been the world’s leading provider of corporate governance and responsible investment (RI) solutions for asset owners, asset managers, hedge funds, and asset service providers. Institutional clients turn to us to apply their corporate governance views, identify governance risks, and manage their complete proxy voting needs on a global basis.
ISS is a global company, with more than 1000 employees spread across 19 offices in 13 countries. A career in ISS gives you international experience in working with market-leading experts that enable investors to incorporate corporate governance & responsible investment in their policies and practices.
ISS-Ethix Climate Solutions is immediately seeking a Junior Analyst intern to join its Stockholm-based team for a 6 month paid internship from early April until September 2018. Successful candidates will have a data or advisory background and exhibit a passion for the responsible investment business with a focus on climate change. They should have a collaborative approach to work and proven abilities to proactively contribute to problem solving and to work with high attention to detail in a fast-paced environment. The successful candidates will contribute to the implementation of mandates and participate in product development for both our data and advisory services. This includes interactions with colleagues and clients from around the globe and getting involved in several aspects of operations.
ISS-Ethix Climate Solutions is a unit within the responsible investment business of ISS-Ethix. As investors seek to gain a better understanding of their exposure to climate-related risks, ISS-Ethix Climate Solutions provides data, analytics and advisory services to support financial market participants and governments to understand, measure, and act on climate-related risks and its impact on investments across all asset classes. ISS-Ethix Climate Solutions is a market leader within its field and highly innovative.
Assist in the implementation of advisory mandates of ISS-Ethix Climate Solutions
Assist in the product development of ISS-Ethix Climate Solutions
Conduct greenhouse gas emissions analysis of investment portfolios
Assist in managing the overall accuracy and quality of data for in-house databases
Support colleagues and clients on advisory offerings of ISS-Ethix Climate Solutions including support on day to day communications, operations and report writing
Advanced university degree ideally in environmental science, engineering, economics or finance – experience (professional or academic) in financial topics is a bonus
Demonstrated interest in investment carbon footprinting, GHG-accounting, carbon footprinting or Life Cycle Analysis
Excellent oral and written command of English (Swedish, French or German is a bonus)
Strong analytical skills
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Ability to act as a team member in a multicultural environment
Ability to prioritise tasks and meet deadlines
Good working knowledge of all Microsoft Office applications including a very good command of Excel
The Financial Sector Union of Sweden (Finansförbundet) is a trade union for employees in the financial sector in Sweden. You are welcome to contact the local representative of Finansförbundet at ISS-Ethix on Ulrika.Sandberg@issethix.com. However we won't accept any applications sent to this e-mail address!
External Company URL: www.issgovernance.com