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Sustainable Investing Analyst

New York, New York

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Date live: Jun. 27, 2024

Business Area: Barclays International

Area of Expertise: Research

Reference Code: 90391101

Contract: Permanent

Salary / Rate USD 155000 to 225000

Sustainable Investing Analyst
New York

This role is regulated by FINRA.

As a Barclays Environment, Social and Governance (ESG) Analyst, you will be responsible for spearheading sustainable investing research and thought leadership across Barclays research (equity, fixed income, macro) as a member of the global cross-asset ESG Team. This is an exciting opportunity to service and support Barclays’ clients through bespoke projects and contribute intellectually to team and department debates and discussions around markets and themes.

Salary / Rate Minimum: 155,000
Salary / Rate Maximum: 225,000

The minimum and maximum salary/rate information above include only base salary or base hourly rate. It does not include any another type of compensation or benefits that may be available.

Barclays is one of the world's largest and most respected financial institutions, established in 1690, with a legacy of success, quality, and innovation. We've helped millions of individuals and businesses thrive, creating financial and digital solutions that the world now takes for granted. An important and growing presence in the USA, we offer careers providing endless opportunity.

Colleagues who have applied for 'onsite' roles are expected to work four or five days a week at the selected workplace, contingent upon their specific role and business area requirements. If you're applying for a position, please discuss the working pattern specifics with the hiring manager. It's important to note that we are constantly adapting our working environment, and as a result, working arrangements can be adjusted with reasonable notice to align with our business needs.

What will you be doing?

•    Being responsible for authoring and publishing reports on ESG topics
•    Supporting Barclays’ global research teams in integrating ESG considerations into analysts’ fundamental research
•    Leveraging subject matter expertise to partner and collaborate with research analysts across asset classes; co-publishing with research teams across all asset classes globally
•    Collaborating and communicating both within the ESG Team and across the research department to support a coherent and consistent approach to ESG integration and marketing  
•    Being responsible for developing and deepening client relationships through active marketing of research and organizing events
•    Taking responsibility for presenting views to key clients via meetings, phone calls and conferences

What we’re looking for:

•    Excellent analytical, verbal, written, project management, and presentation skills
•    Experience in financial analysis, with background in Equity Research, Fixed Income Research, or Investment Banking 
•    Interest in financial and policy implications of ESG
•    Ability and willingness to distill and explain complex sustainability topics   

Skills that will help you in the role:

•    Excellent quantitative aptitude and qualitative reasoning as well as proficiency with Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint
•    Enthusiasm, energy, willingness to work in a global, fast-paced environment
•    Accuracy and timeliness and a proven ability to work in a fast-paced environment
•    Self-starter and ability to prioritize despite conflicting demands on time

Where will you be working?

You will be working at our Americas Headquarters at 745 Seventh Avenue. This 32-story office tower is located in Times Square in the heart of Manhattan and features a cafeteria, fitness center and state-of-the-art LED signage on the facade of the building.


More about working at Barclays

From New York to Nevada, our Barclays US offices are places where we’ve brought work and wellbeing together to create environments where our people can be at their very best. These are warm, welcoming and diverse communities where everyone’s contribution is recognised and celebrated.

At Barclays, we offer a hybrid working experience that blends the positives of working alongside colleagues at our onsite locations, together with working from home. We have a structured approach where colleagues work at an onsite location on fixed, ‘anchor’, days of the week, for a minimum of two days a week or more, as set by the business area (or nearest equivalent if working part-time hours). Please discuss the working pattern requirements for the role you are applying for with the hiring manager. Please note that as we continue to embed our hybrid working environment, we remain in a test and learn phase, which means that working arrangements may be subject to change on reasonable notice to ensure we meet the needs of our business.

Barclays welcomes applications from all candidates and is committed to ensuring reasonable adjustments (accommodations) are put in place to allow for a fair and inclusive recruitment process. For more information and how to request one, please review Adjustments to the recruitment process.

We’re committed to providing a supportive and inclusive culture and environment for you to work in. This environment recognises and supports ways to balance your personal needs, alongside the professional needs of our business.

Providing the opportunity for all our employees, globally to work flexibly empowers each of us to work in a way that suits our lives as well as enabling us to better service our customers’ and clients’ needs. Whether you have family commitments or you’re a Carer, or whether you need study time or wish to pursue personal interests, our approach to working flexibly is designed to help you balance your life. If you would like some flexibility then please discuss this with the hiring manager.

We're committed to providing a supportive and simplified experience for our candidates throughout the application and assessment process. Here, you will find information about what to expect and some guidance around your assessment and interview.

While the application process depends on the role, there are some constant steps, which are;

Step 1 - Your application
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Step 3 - Your interview
Step 4 - Next steps

We aim to create an inclusive work environment where everyone can reach their full potential. If you require any adjustments to our recruitment process, please click here to learn more.

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We are an equal opportunity employer and opposed to discrimination on any grounds. It is the policy of Barclays to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, colour, creed, religion, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law.

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