Urgentem is a collegiate, dynamic eco-fintech company looking for a highly motivated, creative, and hard-working individual to lead our Data team.
The Senior Data Analyst role offers the right person a chance to make their mark in a fast-growing area of finance.
You will report to the Head of Climate Risk and CTO and manage the data collection process while ensuring deadlines are met and the highest quality of data collection is maintained. You will be expected to continuously improve our data collection processes by integrating appropriate technologies and upgrading management processes.
The experienced candidate should have at least three years experience in data analysis and be looking to take their career to the next level by taking on greater technology and team management responsibilities.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, as well as a demonstrated experience in finance and climate change are also desirable.
You should be results-oriented and have a strong affinity for sustainability, sustainable finance and the company mission.
As a small, motivated team with a flat structure, the opportunities to learn, create an impact and grow your role and influence with the organisation are considerable.
Urgentem is the leading independent provider of climate-risk data, analytics and advisory to the finance industry.
Our mission is to empower the financial sector to play a leadership role in the transition to a sustainable low carbon economy by providing climate risk data, analytical tools, investment services and products that are science aligned, transparent and collaborative.
WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW
This is an exciting time to join Urgentem.
We recently launched a climate-risk platform which provides a holistic vantage point of company emissions with an array of analytics and data for risk management purposes. The new technology platform enables Urgentem’s clients to clearly understand their portfolio emissions and climate risks, meet regulatory and fiduciary reporting requirements and navigate the transition to a sustainable economy.
In just a few months we have enjoyed client wins including ECB, EQ Investors and CBUS with more to be announced.
Snapshot skills overview:
- Database design and management
- Data process management
- Quality Assurance process management
- Technology integration
- Data Collection Team Management
- Quality Assurance
- Increase quality and coverage of data
- Data Analytics - Build and use tools / excel to analyse large volumes of data
- Work alongside the Head of Climate Risk and CTO to expand our data and analytical offering
- Process management and team management
- Experience managing a team and hitting targets
- Attention to detail
- Team player
- Excellent communication
- Excellent technical abilities
- GHG protocol knowledge
- Experience with emissions data and climate data
- Finance Industry experience
- Python, R or similar
- Database design and management
The successful candidate will work five days per week and must be able to work legally in the United Kingdom. In ordinary times, this full-time role is based at our office in Canary Wharf, London but for now, remote working will be required.
To apply for a career that’s out of the ordinary, please submit your CV and a short cover letter explaining why you would be a good fit for the role.