Positive Luxury is seeking an ESG Data Analyst who will play a key role in creating shared value for our business and our current and future clients, supporting the collection, validation and analysis of data derived from the ESG+ assessment framework that underpins our services and utilising external data to enhance insights and develop measurement protocols and tools.
This role sits within the Sustainability team and will apply creative and rigorous analyses to support the certification and assessment process, determine necessary upgrades to the reporting capabilities of the ESG+ framework, enhance our content- and data-driven knowledge programme and highlight opportunities to grow the impact and brand equity for Positive Luxury and our growing client base of committed companies.
Utilising our proprietary data and third-party sources where beneficial, develop methodologies, measurements and tools that allow Positive Luxury and our clients to monitor, report and continuously grow their positive impact across the four ESG+ pillars.
Manipulate, analyse and interpret complex data sets relating to Positive Luxury’s clients, the sectors we service and relational databases to create and manage a reporting environment for internal and external audiences that identifies performance, patterns and trends and includes dashboards, indexes, graphs and visualisations.
Manage data sources, security and metadata and support the data warehouse in meeting our data storage and cleansing requirements
Provide end-user training to colleagues and clients on our reporting environment and any additional tools we develop
Partner with the Customer Relationship team to support clients through the assessment, certification and post-certification phases to ensure they each business receives : clear reporting outlining material risks and steps to address, a roadmap for continuous improvement of business culture and operations;
reporting support to guide the sustainable evolution of their business model
Develop and manage project plans to create proprietary tools to support clients’ sustainability strategies, establish clear internal and external dependencies, meet agreed timelines, and support cross-functional launch planning.
Partner with the Marketing team to support creation of insight-led, engaging content across Positive Luxury’s channels which reinforces our leadership position and provides value
As part of the Sustainability team undertake ongoing research, data analysis and a range of related tasks to ensure the continued efficacy of ESG+ and our Butterfly Mark certification and solidify Positive Luxury’s position at the forefront of sustainability practice
Leveraging ESG+, help define, set and track sustainability KPIs for the Positive Luxury and its client community
Manage the master data and ensure the quality, accuracy, storage and security of data meet best practices and our obligation to clients.
This includes managing users and access.
We're based in modern offices in Shoreditch, London and we work on a hybrid onsite / remote working model where we work from home on Mondays and Fridays.
Since its launch in 2011, Positive Luxury has built a leadership position as the partner of choice for luxury businesses who are genuinely committed to sustainability.
Organisations looking to validate their sustainable actions utilise our unique ESG+ assessment framework to earn the Butterfly Mark certification, which provides proven reassurance to luxury consumers that a company can be trusted.
With a growing number of well-educated consumers recognising the need to urgently reduce our negative impact on the planet and improve society, Positive Luxury is poised for growth.
Our years of experience, reputation and influence combine as a serious catalyst for change. As a result, we are looking to grow a company of digital thinkers, commercially savvy sustainability leaders and purpose-led change agents.
The optimistic and collaborative Positive Luxury team has the rare opportunity to make a positive impact on the world and the financial wellbeing of our brand and our partners’ brands.
Positive Luxury is an equal opportunity employer. We know our company succeeds because of the hard work, dedication and diversity of our small team of passionate, optimistic, driven employees.
With ESG at the heart of our business proposition, we are firmly focused on recruiting, employing, training, compensating and promoting regardless of race, religion, colour, national origin, sex, disability, age and other protected status.
We aim to be the place where a diverse mix of talented people work together to make the greatest possible positive impact on our planet and our society.
We will encourage you to exercise initiative in an environment where your character, as well as your ideas, are valued.
Education to a degree level in environmental sciences, finance, economics or related field
2 to 5 years experience working with large quantities of data and research and being able to synthesise and interpret these into meaningful and material conclusions and content
Experience collecting and analysing significant data pertaining to a particular environmental or social topic, both quantitative and qualitative, to produce insights, predictions and recommendations for use by internal and external audiences
Demonstrable passion for sustainability and research, with an analytical mindset and curious nature able to absorb detail and identify actionable insights across data streams
Understanding of ESG-related regulations, policies and laws and ability to apply them effectively to data sets where applicable
Understanding of corporate sustainability reporting across ESG, and capability to identify links between ESG-based sustainable business strategy and commercial performance
Understanding of corporate environmental and social impact, and how these translate into risks and opportunities for businesses
Understanding of data management and storage, as well as the technologies underpinning analysis and reporting. Advanced computer skills using Microsoft software are required, plus an appetite to research and learn new platforms
Strong communication skills, both written and oral
Ability to be detail-oriented and organised with expert problem-solving skills
A proactive, self-driven solutions-oriented individual
The role requires an outward-looking personality who, in addition to working independently with data and analyses, will be comfortable collaborating with the Positive Luxury team and clients
Capacity to work in a high-growth, fast-paced environment
Language skills in addition to English are a plus