Senior Manager - ESG - Hong Kong Senior Manager - ESG - Hong Kong …

PwC (PricewaterhouseCoopers)
in Hong Kong
Permanent, Full time
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PwC (PricewaterhouseCoopers)
in Hong Kong
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Competitive
Senior Manager - ESG - Hong Kong
Line of Service
Advisory

Industry/Sector
Not Applicable

Specialism
Advisory - Other

Management Level
Senior Manager

Job Description & Summary
A career in our Sustainability and Climate Change practice, within General Consulting services, will provide you with the opportunity to help clients seize essential advantages by working alongside business leaders to solve their toughest problems and capture their greatest opportunities. We work with some of the world's largest and most complex companies to understand their unique business issues and opportunities in an ever changing environment. We help create sustainable change by stimulating innovation, unlocking data possibilities, navigating risk and regulatory complexity, optimising deals, and aligning costs with business strategy to create a competitive advantage.

Sustainability and climate change are at the top of the agenda for many organisations, but many are at different stages in understanding how they should respond. As part of our team, you'll help our clients balance competing economic, social and environmental goals. Our advice goes right to the heart of policy and strategy, addressing everything from the international development policies of major donors to changing regulations and consumer preferences, to the security of supply chains, climate risk and the challenges of urbanisation.

Job Description & Responsibilities

We are looking to hire strong individuals with a background in EHS due diligence and / or ESG strategy and transformation for roles focused on supporting asset managers to develop their responsible investment practices.

Purpose and overall relevance for the organization:
  • Take lead and develop products for the growing trend of Responsible Investment, and to assist various clients on the path towards sustainable development
  • Expand the Company's business network through client engagement
  • Support management in go to market campaign and leading projects, initiatives, and strategy development, in particular for the complex M&A market (both buy and sell side)


Job Duties:
  • Stay attuned to the latest development of ESG market landscape and trends
  • Take lead on projects in developing or refining client's ESG policies, procedures, and reporting methodologies
  • Take lead on detailed ESG due diligence and gap analysis as part of the overall investment due diligence process
  • Conduct ESG portfolio review and advisory, including but not limited to targeted 'deep dives' on portfolio companies, including review and re-design operational process
  • Take lead in collection and review of non-financial KPIs and reporting at portfolio and investee company level
  • Take lead in preparation for and delivery of ESG training for clients' investment teams
  • Take lead in business development and pitching assignments to engage potential clients


Requirements

• A graduate degree in business, engineering, environmental science, statistics, mathematics and/or equivalent discipline

• Senior Manager / Manager shall have minimum 5-years' overall relevant working and advisory experience, with at least 3-5 years' experience in ESG advisory or Responsible Investment related services

• Proved experience in research and data analytical capabilities is highly preferred

• Proved experience and familiarity in M&A projects (in particular China) with an ESG or sustainability angle

• Excellent analytical and decision making and problem solving capabilities with strong attention to detail

• Excellent command in English and Chinese; written and spoken, and familiarity with office, Excel, PPT and other office software

• Good communication and interpersonal skills

• Professional qualification (CFA, CPA, FRM) is preferred

• Familiarity with UNPRI, TCFD, SASB, IFC Sustainability Standards, GRI Standards for sustainability reporting is preferred

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Available for Work Visa Sponsorship?
No

Government Clearance Required?
No

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