Climate Research Director - Boston - FinTech/ESG

Boston Permanent USD100,000 - USD140,000
  • Join a fast-paced organization within the ESG sector of asset management
  • Grow your research career with highly topical and socially relevant projects

About Our Client

My client are a global asset management company that focus on ESG & sustainability insights as part of their advisory/technology offerings. They have offices in several countries & are on the bleeding edge of sustainability tech within the finance world.

Job Description

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As a Climate Research Director, you will:

  • Lead the research team for creation/development of technology products focused on climate data
  • Act as a subject matter expert in climate-focused areas surrounding fossil fuels, carbon, transition risks, green revenues, & more
  • Update and utilize knowledge surrounding the global state of ESG & climate trends within private markets
  • Collaborate frequently with product and marketing teams to improve products & update offerings
  • Engage in conferences/events to act as a company liaison

The Successful Applicant

The ideal candidate brings:

  • a PhD or masters within a highly relevant field (environmental sciences, environmental engineering, energy, sustainability, etc)
  • 2-10 years' professional experience with a focus on climate/environmental sustainability
  • Professional or academic experience with programming, preferably Python and/or PostgreSQL
  • Strong verbal & written communication skills

What's on Offer

What an offer includes:

  • Highly competitive compensation ($100-130k+ base salary)
  • Strong benefits based on generous global offerings
  • Highly flexible work environment (remote work, team collaboration, etc)
  • An opportunity to contribute to the world of finance in sustainable & forward-thinking ways
Alexander Sadovnikoff
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Alexander Sadovnikoff
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