New job Sustainability Analyst in North Carolina

Sustainability Analyst

Company : Barings
Salary : Details not provided
Location : North Carolina

Full Description

At Barings, we are as invested in our associates as we are in our clients. We recognize those who work diligently for us and reward them for personal and professional integrity, communication skills, distinct competencies and expertise in specific strategies, ability to collaborate as a team member and true dedication to the interests of our clients.

We thank you for your interest in joining the Barings team, and invite you to explore our current employment opportunities.

Title: Sustainability Analyst

Business Unit: Sustainability

Location: Charlotte, NC

Barings is a $345+ billion* global financial services firm dedicated to meeting the evolving investment and capital needs of our clients and customers. Through active asset management and direct origination, we provide innovative solutions and access to differentiated opportunities across public and private capital markets. A subsidiary of MassMutual, Barings maintains a strong global presence with business and investment professionals located across North America, Europe and Asia Pacific.

  • As of December 31, 2020

Job Summary

Barings is seeking a Sustainability Analyst to join our team to support the implementation of a holistic vision and philosophy for Environmental Social Governance and sustainable investing across the firm. The person in the role will report to the Director of Sustainability and support all sustainability and ESG related activities, including product strategy considerations, communications, reporting and Corporate Social Responsibility.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Support Barings' ESG/Sustainability vision and strategy
  • Enhance the ESG function and build processes to ensure best practices are incorporated into the investment process and at the portfolio level
  • Facilitate communication, both internally and externally, of the sustainability strategy and Corporate Social Responsibility initiatives
  • Build relationships with other teams supporting the investment and research process
  • Independently conduct ESG research, including understanding market trends and client needs, to drive future state vision
  • Assist in developing education and training on specific ESG risks/opportunities to investment staff
  • Supporting external ESG / sustainability reporting obligations
  • Assisting in the development and publication of thought leadership pieces
  • Respond to client inquiries and serve as liaison with internal stakeholders to develop responses related to ESG and sustainability practices


  • Bachelor’s degree required within a business or technical field (Finance, Economics, Sustainability, etc. preferred)
  • Strong understanding of data available in the investment management industry and experience in managing and accessing such data to support research efforts
  • Ability to coordinate with numerous investment professionals in a complex global environment
  • Strong communication and influencing skills when working with a range of internal and external stakeholders
  • Demonstrated experience with ESG / sustainability topics and related research preferred
  • Preferred experience in Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), Environmental Management or similar field
  • Team-oriented and passionate about sustainability, Corporate Social Responsibility, and other ESG issues
  • Outstanding interpersonal characteristics, reputation, and team orientation
  • Must be able to comply with Barings’ Global Code of Ethics

Barings is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer; Minority/Female/Age/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Individual with Disability/Protected Veteran. We welcome all persons to apply.

Barings offers a comprehensive benefits package including:


  • Medical (including Virtual Care), Prescription, Dental, and Vision Coverage
  • Fitness Center Reimbursement Program (Including Online Memberships)
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Fertility Benefits


  • 401(k) Plan w/Company Match
  • Pension Plan
  • Health Savings Account (HSA) with Company Contributions
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA) - Health Care & Dependent Care
  • Retirement Health Reimbursement Account


  • Basic and Supplemental Life Insurance
  • Spouse and Child Life Insurance


  • Paid Vacation, Sick Days and Annual Holidays
  • Paid Leave of Absences (Maternity Leave, Parental Leave, Caregiver Leave, Bereavement Time)
  • Short and Long Term Disability Plans
  • Paid Volunteer Time


  • Education Assistance Program
  • Charitable Matching Gifts Program
  • Commuter Reimbursement Program
  • Adoption and Surrogacy Reimbursement Program

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