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Climate Consultant

MSCI Inc Tokyo, Japan
Posted 26 days ago Permanent Competitive
Climate Consultant
Your team responsibilities

MSCI ESG Research, part of MSCI Llc, is seeking to expand its Consultant Team in Tokyo with a commercially driven and result oriented individual. MSCI ESG Research is a fast growing business and our clients span some of the world's largest banks, hedge funds, pension funds and asset managers. In this exciting and dynamic environment, you are responsible as an MSCI Client Consultant to support existing client relationships as well as new business development in the fast evolving field of Climate Risk Solutions. This position is aimed at introducing, expanding and increasing the usage of the industry-leading suite of Climate solutions that support the integration of Climate Risk factors into investment decisions. In addition to assisting management level relationships, the role also demands a consummate relationship builder, both internally and externally, in order to impart knowledge and create content that is relevant to the stakeholders . Key to this role is working closely with the coverage team and the clients, and the Climate Risk Centre. In this role, individuals will work very closely with global experts in the Climate Risk space internally and externally.

What we offer you
• At MSCI we are passionate about what we do, and we are inspired by our purpose - to power better investment decisions. You'll be part of an industry-leading network of creative, curious, and entrepreneurial pioneers. This is a space where you can challenge yourself, set new standards and perform beyond expectations for yourself, our clients, and our industry.
• Wherever you are located you will find transparent compensation schemes and employee benefits that can help ensure your financial security and health. While they vary by different locations, we offer a broad range of benefits that are part of the value you receive as an MSCI employee.
• Our flexible ways of working will allow you to maximize your potential, and we will empower you with the trust, accountability, and advanced technology to perform at your very best.
• You'll find a purposeful approach to wellbeing to provide you with all the resources you need to be your best at work and in your personal life. Our 'Here For You' Employee Assistance Program is available for our employees globally, providing confidential emotional support, financial and legal advice free of charge.

Your key responsibilities
• You will be a subject-matter expert in the Climate area and expected to develop the business through domain expertise
• This role will provide you with an opportunity to work with one of the largest ESG and Climate providers in the world
• This role will primarily engage with financial market participants, such as institutional investors, corporates, regulators, industry bodies, and the broader financial sector, on tackling the ever increasing risks and opportunities from climate change and the drive to net zero
• This role will support MSCI clients with their climate change challenges and strategies, ISSB requirements, regulatory demands, climate risk and opportunity management, and their ambitions towards net zero
• You will be at the forefront of ESG & Climate research and product development in the financial sector, supported by a team of 40+ global climate specialists
• A unique role in the ESG climate change landscape, and one not to miss

Your skills and experience that will help you excel
• Comfortable in learning and managing a constant stream of content
• Excellent track record in helping to develop new business and growing established revenue streams
• Experience in a commercial/climate related position in financial services
• Good understanding of the ESG/Climate market and how ESG/Climate factors impact the investment process would be advantageous
• Experience of this within the SRI/ESG industries is a plus
• Experience with the sell-side sector and in the climate change strategy/climate policy/carbon credit spaces is a big plus
• Excellent presentation and communication skills
• Excellent networking and inter-personal skills
• Advanced negotiation skills
• Absolute personal and business integrity
• Innovative, entrepreneurial, customer orientated thinker with strong consultative sales drive
• A team builder and player with emotional and professional maturity
• A commercially minded individual with drive and capacity to manage a dynamic, fast paced environment
• Oral and written fluency in English and Japanese

How we'll support you
• Our culture of high performance and innovation relies on our people sharing their knowledge and lifting each other up. You'll be surrounded by a collaborative, global network of talented colleagues who will support and inspire you to do the best work of your career.
• We believe new and challenging experiences drive personal growth and innovation. With the right challenges, encouragement, and development support you can shape your own career experience. Career paths are multi-directional, and we encourage and support internal mobility to help you identify new opportunities to progress and take control of your future.
• As a new joiner you'll be enrolled on our Global Orientation interactive learning experience to set you up for success.
• Our tailored learning opportunities will enable you to acquire the skills you need at your own pace, choosing between the courses and certifications best suited to you. Our Learning@MSCI platform coupled with access to LinkedIn Learning Pro will provide you with all the resources you need for to accelerate your professional growth.
• At MSCI we act in ways that encourage respect for all voices, ensuring that everyone can be themselves and feel like they are a part of the company. We are intentional about ensuring that everyone is treated fairly and supported with equal opportunities to succeed.
• We have eight MSCI Employee Resource Groups: All Abilities, Asian Support Network, Black Leadership Network, Climate Action Network, Hola! MSCI, Pride & Allies, Women in Tech, and Women's Leadership Forum.

About MSCI

MSCI is a leading provider of critical decision support tools and services for the global investment community. With over 50 years of expertise in research, data, and technology, we power better investment decisions by enabling clients to understand and analyze key drivers of risk and return and confidently build more effective portfolios. We create industry-leading research-enhanced solutions that clients use to gain insight into and improve transparency across the investment process.

To all recruitment agencies

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MSCI Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversifying its workforce. It is the policy of the firm to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, age, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, disability, marital and civil partnership/union status, pregnancy (including unlawful discrimination on the basis of a legally protected parental leave), veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. MSCI is also committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, please email Disability.Assistance@msci.com and indicate the specifics of the assistance needed. Please note, this e-mail is intended only for individuals who are requesting a reasonable workplace accommodation; it is not intended for other inquiries.

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