Senior Manager Sustainable Finance - Business Consulting - Financial Services

  • Date de publication :

    25 octobre 2022
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    8005 Zurich

Senior Manager Sustainable Finance - Business Consulting - Financial Services

Location:  Zurich Other locations:  Primary Location Only Salary:CompetitiveDate:  May 16, 2023

Job description

Requisition ID:  1377022

EY is looking for an experienced Manager or Senior Manager to join our Sustainable Finance team within the Financial Services Business Consulting Practice, to help the financial industry respond to the fast-developing and growing climate risk and sustainable finance agenda – including managing the risks and opportunities from an accelerating transition, responding to new regulation, adapting products and services, and improving transparency and disclosures.


At EY, you’ll have the chance to build a career as unique as you are, with the global scale, support, inclusive culture, and technology to become the best version of you. And we’re counting on your unique voice and perspective to help EY become even better, too. Join us and build an exceptional experience for yourself, and a better working world for all.



The Opportunity

EY is at the forefront of current trends in Sustainable Finance and we engage with clients at all levels to provide insights and support with these developments. Our Sustainable Finance team brings together a broad range of skillsets including risk and regulatory specialists, reporting experts, and quantitative analysts, and works closely with other EY teams (e.g. Legal, Strategy and Technology consulting teams) to deliver innovative end-to-end solutions.  


We deliver lasting benefits to our clients through tailored services in sustainable finance to help address market wide challenges such as sustainability strategies and targets, embedding climate change and ESG in firms’ risk management and control frameworks, designing disclosures, and help business leads develop new products.



Your key responsibilities

As part of our team you will have the opportunity to work with the world’s leading financial services organizations and to leverage the deep knowledge and wide-ranging skills and experience of your EY colleagues. In doing so, you can expect to be involved in the following activities:

  • Acquire and lead Sustainable Finance engagements, provide subject matter expertise and ensure quality of the work delivered to clients

  • Understand the range of EY service offerings and actively develop new solutions and identify ways to better serve clients on their sustainability journey

  • Leverage your external and EY internal network, develop, and maintain management level client relationships to pro-actively generate and convert opportunities in Sustainable Finance

  • Contribute to EYs reputation as a market leader in Sustainable Finance and drive solutions and thought leadership development

  • As an influential member of the team, you will also help to create a positive learning culture and will coach and counsel team members and help them to develop.

To qualify for the role you must have

  • Min. 8 years of professional experience in sustainability consulting, leading ESG projects in or for financial services companies (e.g. banks, (re-)insurers, wealth and asset managers)

  • Strong knowledge of regulatory developments in Sustainable Finance for financial services companies along with industry challenges, existing resources and initiatives

  • Experience in risk management processes and frameworks, sustainability disclosures, and/or supporting sustainability data and infrastructure 

  • Knowledge of financial and/or non-financial risk management and modelling is an advantage

  • Proven ability to effectively manage and motivate multi-disciplinary teams in a fast-paced environment 

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in German and English (French is an advantage)

  • Experience with managing expectation of both internal and external stakeholders

  • Ability and appetite to drive business development and contribute to the growth of EY’s solutions

  • Strong academic background, a quantitative background is an advantage

What we look for

We are interested to hear from people with the right attitude for the job! That’s naturally entrepreneurial people that feed on the energy of a thriving global team. You’ll need a balance of technical and analytical skills, a creative approach to work and strong communication skills. If you’ve got big ideas on how we can do better, as well as the confidence to voice them, this role is for you.



What we offer


EY offers a competitive remuneration package where you’ll be rewarded for your individual and team performance We are committed to being an inclusive employer and are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. Plus, we offer:


  • Continuous learning: You’ll develop the mindset and skills to navigate whatever comes next.

  • Success as defined by you: We’ll provide the tools and flexibility, so you can make a meaningful impact, your way.

  • Transformative leadership: We’ll give you the insights, coaching and confidence to be the leader the world needs.

  • Diverse and inclusive culture: You’ll be embraced for who you are and empowered to use your voice to help others find theirs.


If you can demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.


The exceptional EY experience. It’s yours to build.


Apply now.