ESG Data Advisor

Location: London, GB; Noida, IN; Vienna, AT

The SimCorp Datacare Advisory is a team of industry and data management experts with the primary goal of constantly building and operationalizing business know-how as part of SimCorp’s Data Service landscape. This does also include supporting the design and management of the existing data supply chain by creating and maintaining a holistic understanding of different data types / domains, how these are to be interpreted and finally used in the different business contexts.

The Position

Datacare Advisory team is looking forward to building the ESG know-how in the team that will strengthen the SimCorp’s service offers to its customers. This is an opportunity to play a critical role across the Business Services, Technology and Innovation partners, by contributing to the end-to-end ESG Operating Model and ESG Ecosystem design. This role will report into the head of data advisory

Your Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will work with various stakeholders across the network, to prioritize and implement data services building on the 3 ESG pillars

The responsibilities of the ESG Data Advisor are:

  • Knowledge ownership, create, maintain, and build out ESG knowledge across the Data Management and other internal SimCorp teams
  • Liaise with Data Vendors and stay informed about their ESG offers
  • Advise on the usage of ESG data and corresponding data vendor products in a service context
  • Prepare and run advisory sessions on ESG data with clients and the SimCorp community
  • Prioritize and sequence the requirements/ product backlog according to business value
  • Contribute to service design around ESG data services and support the sales process
  • Bridge between business requirement and technical solutioning
  • Drive and Support change management in terms of data vendor triggered as well as client specific changes.
  • Drive and Support Service rollout and client onboarding
  • Drive and Support end to end operationalization across the operating model layers
  • Drive and contribute to solution and service design to create an efficient ecosystem to deliver ESG data services.

Your Qualifications:

  • 2-3 years’ experience working with ESG data, either at ESG ratings firm or at an asset management/wealth management firm
  • Expert knowledge in ESG and sustainability-related datasets
  • Possess a detailed understanding of data analysis, data modeling and associated methodologies
  • Proficient in digital tools used to collect, manage, and report ESG data
  • Familiarity with ESG data vendors (Sustainalytics, MSCI, ISS) as well as ESG and sustainability frameworks (SASB, TCFD, PRI)
  • Ability to express complex ideas in simple, practical terms, for a wide range audience
  • Ability to interpret, clean, and manipulate data

Communicate effectively, both verbally and in written material