A Manhattan based Private Equity firm is looking to hire an ESG and Strategy Associate. This role focuses on Strategy and ESG projects internally for the firm as well as their portfolio companies. The ESG and Strategy Associate will join a growing team to support their continued growth and development. The successful candidate will play a pivotal role in developing, refining, and implementing value creation and ESG integration strategy.
Support work streams to develop processes and playbooks for pre-investment diligence and portfolio company management.
Conduct research and communicate findings on ESG trends affecting the firm and portfolio companies
Collaborate with other teams to build internal ESG knowledge and capacity
Lead engagements with relevant industry associations, third party providers, and ESG groups.
Bachelors degree required
2 years of strategy-focused work in a consulting firm (required)
5 years of overall career experience
Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including synthesizing research and analyses
Mastery of PowerPoint, Word, and Excel.
Strong work ethic: ability to work independently and across teams