Job Title:

Junior ESG Research Analyst

Company:

RepRisk North America Inc.

Location:

Toronto, ON

Closing Date:

January 30, 2021


Job Description  

As a RepRisk Analyst you will analyze and enter risk incidents from NGOs, the internet, print and other media into the RepRisk® ESG Risk Platform. RepRisk facilitates the identification and assessment of environmental, social and corporate governance issues which may present financial, reputational and ethical risks. It is used by investment professionals, financial institutions, supply chain managers, multinational corporations and compliance managers. The RepRisk® ESG Risk Platform plays an integral role in increasing transparency and ensuring compliance with internal and international standards, thereby helping reduce risk exposure. 

Responsibilities 

  • Identifying risk incidents related to environmental, social and corporate governance issues  
  • Assessing the corresponding RepRisk issues within the news 
  • Entering newly criticized companies, projects, etc. into the RepRisk® database 
  • Summarizing and scoring the incident according to our proprietary methodology 

Candidate Profile  

  • Have the equivalent to a native-level of Finnish and/or Hindi, Spanish is also a plus 
  • In addition, reading proficiency in other RepRisk languages is a plus. We are also interested in the following languages in this order of preference: French, Portuguese, Mandarin, German, Russian, Italian, Arabic, Japanese, Korean, Tagalog. Please note: For RepRisk analysis purposes, you do not need spoken or written proficiency in these languages 
  • You have excellent English writing skills, including strong analysis and editorial skills 
  • You have a strong interest in environmental, social or corporate governance issues  
  • You have a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree. A background in journalism, international relations, environmental, social, or media sciences is a plus 

Personal Attributes - You:

  • Are extremely reliable and meet the high-quality standards of a premium product 
  • Set high standards for performance 
  • Are self-motivated, versatile and adaptable 
  • Are a team-player and receptive to feedback 
  • Drive for results and deliver on agreements 
  • Bring tasks to a successful conclusion 

What We Offer 

  • An entrepreneurial, international, and dynamic work environment 
  • Cutting edge systems and technology at the interface of machine learning and sustainability 
  • A shared mission to drive accountability and responsible behavior of companies, thus creating positive change 
  • Long-term employment opportunity at an established and growing global company 
  • Flexible working hours and arrangements

TO APPLY:

To submit your application, kindly go to https://reprisk.formstack.com/forms/junior_esg_research_analyst_finnish_hindi_spanish

Please note: work authorization for the respective location is required, and only applications with an attached Cover Letter will be considered.





Posted 2020-12-16








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