Analyst, Nordic Languages at RepRisk

Position Profile

The position, starting April 2016, is based out of RepRisk’s newly-opened Berlin office in Germany or from our established Manila office in the Philippines. Applications for both part-time and full-time positions will be considered (minimum 50%).

As a RepRisk® Analyst you will analyze and enter news from NGOs, the internet, print and other media into the RepRisk® tool (www.reprisk.com). RepRisk® facilitates the identification and assessment of environmental, social and corporate governance issues which may present financial, reputational and ethical risks. It is used by investment professionals, financial institutions, supply chain managers, multinational corporations and compliance managers. The tool plays an integral role in increasing transparency and ensuring compliance with internal and international standards, thereby helping reduce risk exposure.

Responsibilities

◻     Identifying news related to environmental, social and corporate governance issues

◻     Assessing the corresponding RepRisk issues (http://www.reprisk.com/repriskscope/) within the news

◻     Entering newly criticized companies, projects, etc. into the RepRisk® database

◻     Linking the news to existing database entities

Candidate Profile

◻     You are a native in speaking, reading and business writing in English (or native equivalent; e.g. IELTS 8 or TOEFL 110) and a minimum of 2 of the following RepRisk languages (Dutch, Danish, Swedish, Norwegian, Finnish).

◻     You have a university degree.

◻     You have strong textual analysis and editorial skills.

◻     You have a strong interest in environmental, social or corporate governance issues.

◻     A scientific background is an advantage, ideally in the environmental or social field.

◻     You are very reliable and meet the high quality standards of a premium product.

◻     Proficiency in other RepRisk languages is an advantage (Portuguese; Italian; French; Spanish; German; Russian; Korean; Chinese; Japanese)

Personal Attributes

◻     You are extremely reliable and strive to meet high quality standards

◻     You set high personal standards for performance

◻     You drive for results and deliver on agreements

◻     You bring tasks to a successful conclusion

Advantages

◻     Long-term employment opportunity at a globally growing company

◻     International work environment

◻     Entrepreneurial and dynamic work-environment with a young and motivated team

◻     Make a significant contribution to the field of sustainability

About RepRisk

RepRisk is a leading business intelligence provider, specializing in environmental, social, and governance (ESG) risk analytics and metrics.

Harnessing a proprietary, systematic framework that leverages cutting-edge technology and hands-on human intelligence in 15 languages, RepRisk curates and delivers dynamic risk information for an unlimited universe of companies.             

Since 2006, RepRisk has built and continues to grow the most comprehensive ESG risk database that serves as a due diligence, research, and monitoring tool in risk management, compliance, investment management, corporate benchmarking, and supplier risk. The database currently includes risk profiles for over 60,000 public and private companies, 15,000 projects, as well as for every sector and country in the world.

Headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, RepRisk serves clients worldwide including global banks, insurance providers, investment managers, and corporates, helping them to manage ESG and reputational risks in day-to-day business.

RepRisk provides the transparency needed to enable better, more informed decisions.

For more information, please visit www.reprisk.com or follow us on Twitter.

Job title: Analyst, Nordic Languages (Dutch, Danish, Swedish, Norwegian, Finnish)

Location: Berlin

Closing date: Rolling application; starting date 1 April 2016