Governance offerings include objective governance research and recommendations, and end-to-end proxy voting and distribution solutions.
Institutional clients have long turned to ISS to apply their corporate governance views, identify environmental, social and governance risk, and manage their complete proxy voting needs on a global basis.
ISS covers approximately 44,000 meetings in 115 countries yearly, delivering proxy research and vote recommendations while working closely with clients to execute more than 10.
2 million ballots representing 4.2 trillion shares.
Junior Research Analyst
The main responsibility is to perform and analyze proxy statements to complete proxy analyses for shareholders’ meetings of publicly traded companies covered by ISS’ Research team.
This position will be based in Ayala North Exchange and will report to the lead of Research handling a specific market.
Gain understanding of investment and shareholder issues gathered through fundamental research
Distill financial and corporate governance information to write research reports and issue proxy vote recommendations based on ISS’ policy guidelines
Maintain advanced understanding of compensation, board issues, and shareholder rights
Answer internal or external issuer queries on research reports and able to discuss policy issues
Actively participate in various working committees and / or special projects
Bachelor’s degree in Economics, Finance, Accounting, or equivalent
Knowledge in investment analysis and / or financial research, or other business related area
Basic analytical ability and financial understanding of investment issues
Strong oral and written communication skills
Ability to work within a team oriented environment
Strong attention to detail, organization skills, and ability to prioritize multiple tasks
Understanding of corporate governance issues, corporate transactions, and capital markets
Moderate knowledge of Microsoft Office and Microsoft Excel