Job title: Head of ESG
Employment type: Full Time
Experience: 8 to 12 years
Salary: Negotiable
Job published: 17 March 2021
Job reference no: 1235663717

Job Description

Head of ESG

Leading Financial Services firm seeks dedicated ESG Specialist. Pivotal role to drive and lead ESG across the firm. Be instrumental in ensuring they become a better corporate citizen, within their Investment and Asset Mgt space. Exciting new role with market leader.

Main Responsibilities

  • Key role to implement + manage of all aspects associated with responsible investing.
  • Align the Investment process to the UNPRI and ensure the co.’s becomes an active signatory.
  • Ensure firm adheres to the policies prescribed by SASB.
  • Develop and maintain an Investor Stewardship report for investment process.
  • Complete ESG reports for UNPRI for all Investment, 3rd party Asset Managers etc.
  • Update proxy voting and governance policy and procedures.
  • Lead ESG Committee and implement policy and procedures for ESG.
  • Represent the firm at UNPRI and CRISA forums.
  • Keep up to date with new developments and participate in Investment meetings.
  • Build partnerships and create new alliances with key stakeholders in ESG.
  • Other key duties, to be discussed at interview stage.

Qualification and Experience:

  • Degree and strong ESG exp in Wealth Mgt, Investments, Asset Mgt

Should you be interested in the role:

  • Please apply online via the link.
  • For any queries, please contact Bev at SET on 082 495 8595.