To support our growing sustainability practice, we are seeking additional management resource; an integral component of our ability to meet client demand and deliver differentiated services in this area.
Working within Sustainability Services (a practice that operates as part of Deloitte’s Risk Advisory service line), this role will provide additional depth to complement our sustainability specialists in addition to bringing additional breadth to our capabilities.
Are you looking to return to the workplace after an extended career break?
For this role we can offer coaching and support designed for returners to refresh your knowledge and skills, and help your transition back into the workplace after a career break of 2 years or more.
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We support a wide range of UK and global clients on their most pressing sustainability challenges and opportunities through a spectrum of offerings ranging from strategy design to independent assurance.
As a Manager within this service area, you will have responsibility for :
Leverage your in depth knowledge of the financial services sustainability landscape to enable you to act in the capacity of trusted advisor’ for senior client stakeholders.
Utilising your financial services subject matter knowledge to lead on select business development activities.
Acting in the capacity of engagement manager’, taking ownership for all aspects of engagement delivery from scoping, programme and team selection through to delivery, quality management and budgetary control.
Holding and continuing to develop fluent knowledge of financial services sustainability practices.
Providing leadership to junior team members and associate resources.
Developing strong relationships with internal stakeholders across the firm.
Developing our go to market activities within the financial services sector, demonstrating ability to generate leads and expand our opportunities in this area.
Broadening relationships beyond financial services clients and working alongside others on all sustainability matters and industries as the team continues to grow.
Your work, your choice
At Deloitte we believe the best impact is the value we add, not the hours we sit at our desk. We carefully consider agile ways of working, both formal and informal, that allow for the best impact for our people and our clients.
Please speak to your recruiter about the working pattern that works best for you.
This is a permanent role (typical hours are 9.30 5.30pm) with a degree of flexibility. We do encourage careful consideration of agile ways of working, both formal and informal arrangements that allow for the best outcomes for our people and our clients.
Location : London
Suggested work pattern : Permanent full-time.
Your professional experience
To qualify for the role you must have :
Extensive experience within related disciplines
Extensive experience in professional services / consultancy in an engagement manager’ capacity.
Evidence of operating at a senior level with strong industry understanding of financial services.
Experience of working within the investment management sector, across any asset class (listed equities, fixed income, infrastructure, private equity etc.)
Understanding of ESG issues considered material to investors, investment managers or across asset classes
Understanding of the EU Green Bond Framework and Sustainable Finance Taxonomy
Excellent written and oral business communication skills
Experience working with investment management sector on one or all of : non-financial impact measurement methodologies;
climate-related risk management; ESG due diligence; integrated ESG risk management; responsible investment strategy; stewardship;
product labelling; or ESG investment framework.
Evidence of client networking success, proven track record in business development
A high aptitude for identifying, establishing and maintaining relationships with key stakeholders.