Manager/Senior Manager Sustainable Finance & Reporting – CCaSS

  • Full Time
  • Posted 3 months ago


About the job
Manager/Senior Manager Sustainable Finance & Reporting – CCaSS – MENA

The EY Climate Change & Sustainability Services (CCaSS) Team is looking for market – facing talented Manager/Senior Manager for the Financial Services Sector who will work with the larger, seamlessly connected MENA CCaSS team in shaping the climate change and sustainability agenda in the region.

We are looking for self-driven candidates with an entrepreneurial drive wanting to focus on impact opportunities and being a part of a larger change. The candidates will be working on innovative solutions, flagship initiatives and projects in the MENA region with extensive opportunities to travel to key locations and interact with global leaders on climate change and sustainability.

Candidates must have experience on topics such as GRI based reporting, CDP, TCFD reporting for leading Banks, and Insurance companies, development, review or assurance of sustainable finance frameworks for banks or for large funds, knowhow of global ICMA / LMA/ CBI principles.. Candidates must also have consulting experience with a proven track record of winning and advising large corporate firms (FTSE 100 / Fortune 500) on strategy development and implementation of programs to drive and measure value creation.

The role will be based in any of our MENA offices and will support client engagements across the MENA region.

Your Key Responsibilities

In this role you will work as part of a wider team to support business development efforts, win project work and advise EY’s clients on delivering end to end projects in the financial sector. In addition, you will contribute to the development of a market leading team that is capable of providing board level strategic advice and winning large transformation engagements that leverage the wider competencies of EY as well as raise EY’s profile in the market, especially in relation to the climate change and sustainability debates.

Skills And Attributes For Success

Pro- activity, accountability and results- driven people will flourish in this environment. Dealing with competing priorities, understanding how to manage resources and communicating effectively are key skills. This will have a huge impact on those around you and help promote a positive work ethic.

To qualify for the role, you must have

Strong technical understanding of various ESG reporting framework (preferred frameworks GRI, CDP, TCFD, SASB, UNPRI, UNPRB, UNGC, and upcoming IFRS S1 and S2) and how to apply them to corporate sustainability reports
Technical knowledge and experience of delivering multiple materiality concepts – impact, financial, double materiality
Experience in undertaking gap assessment of current ESG disclosure practices, ESG policy analyses and developing roadmaps and action plans to enhance disclosure deep understanding of sustainability best practices in areas of transformation, supply chain, digitization, business model innovation and value measurement
Prior experience in leading or delivery of sustainable finance solutions in global consulting firm or with a multinational financial institution.
Technical understanding and working experience of origination, structuring and execution of sustainable finance transaction across Transaction Banking, Corporate Finance etc.
Contributed to development of sustainable finance framework for Banking institutions
Knowledge of key Sustainable Finance principles from ICMA, LMA, CBI. EU Taxonomy etc.

Ideally you will also have:

Graduate or Postgraduate, any discipline, though Sustainability, Economics and MBA degrees are preferred
At least 5 years of banking/financial services experience, preferably in Institutional Banking clients
Prior experience in leading or delivery of sustainable finance solutions in global consulting firm or with a multinational financial institution.

What We Offer

We offer a competitive compensation package where you’ll be rewarded based on performance and recognized for the value you bring to our business. Plus, we offer:

Opportunity to shape the climate change and sustainability agenda in the region
Being a part of a larger and seamlessly connected global team
Working on innovative solutions, flagship initiatives and key projects
Experience in working with global leaders and a diverse team of change makers
Ability to develop the mindset and skills to navigate whatever comes next
Access to insights, coaching and confidence to be the leader the world needs

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

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