ESG Ratings Data Operations Associate - Korean Language Specialist
Manila, Philippines
3d ago

Position Overview

MSCI ESG, part of MSCI Inc, is seeking to expand its global ESG Ratings team. The associate is expected to have a strong interest in general ESG trends and specific knowledge about the dominant ESG issues for selected industries.

The associate is expected to work on Korea domicile companies, therefore proficiency in Korean language is a must. The associate will investigate and assess core ESG risks faced by the industries and evaluate performance along the key benchmarks for large publicly traded companies globally

Scope of Responsibility

  • Conduct sustainability research and collect ESG data for companies across multiple sectors from Annual Reports, CSR Report, Proxy Statement etc.
  • Quality check the ESG data
  • Specific Knowledge / Skills

  • Proficiency in Korean language - both oral and written
  • Sound knowledge about equities or financial markets in general
  • Excellent research skills and strong analytical skills
  • Strong Communication skills- both oral and written
  • Ability to articulate analytical viewpoints
  • Problem solving skills
  • Self-starter and self-motivated
  • Should be solutions focused and have the ability to work in unstructured environments
  • Attention to detail and good analytical skills
  • Comfortable working in a team environment across hierarchies, functions and geographies
  • Ability to work under minimum supervision
  • Desired Experience

    Minimum of 3-5 years of full-time professional experience in :

  • Equity / Financial research industry
  • Financial services experience that includes exposure to ESG investment products, or
  • Analytical roles within key industries, or
  • Relevant public policy or academic or NGO experience
  • Desired Qualifications

  • Minimum of Bachelors' degree required
  • Advanced degree in related field, such as Masters or CFA is preferred but not required
  • Due to the great number of applications we receive for each of our open vacancies, we are unable to respond on an individual basis.

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