[SPN-Discussion] G&A Sustainability Corporate Consulting Analyst Position (SPN)

Louis Coppola lcoppola at ga-institute.com
Wed Jul 20 10:34:31 PDT 2022

*G&A is growing and we are looking for Sustainability Corporate Consulting
Analysts to join our team. Please share with anyone that might be qualified
and interested (see below)*

Sustainability Corporate Consulting Analyst

The Sustainability Consulting unit of G&A Institute is seeking
Sustainability Analysts to join our fast-growing team that provides
advisory services for corporate clients across all industries. The
available positions are full-time and fully remote. While our offices are
headquartered in New York, NY, we are proud to enable our employees to work
remotely from anywhere in the U.S.

Our Sustainability Analysts perform a critical role in client engagements
by contributing to the development of sustainability reports (using GRI,
SASB, TCFD, and IIRC frameworks), materiality assessments, policies, ESG
scoring and rankings, responding to annual surveys (such as CDP, CSA, and
EcoVadis), and providing general sustainability consultancy.

Sustainability Analysts report to a Senior Sustainability Analyst who
oversees their work and supports their professional development. A typical
day includes work on projects for multiple clients using skills such as
researching peers, referencing ESG reporting standards, writing briefs
summarizing research findings, reviewing/compiling client data to
incorporate into public disclosures, and much more.

Successful candidates will have experience in both quantitative and
qualitative analysis and will exhibit a passion for corporate
sustainability while bringing a collaborative work ethic, a track record of
project management, strong written and verbal communication skills, and the
ability to solve problems while working with high attention to detail in a
fast-paced environment.

Candidates should have a strong working knowledge and familiarity with
corporate sustainability and investor ESG topics & issues including:

   - General knowledge of sustainability topics, metrics, and data points
   - General knowledge of corporate reporting and disclosure
   - General knowledge of capital markets
   - General knowledge of business, corporate strategy-setting and
   implementation of strategies

Successful candidates will likely also have familiarity with:

   - Sustainability reporting and disclosure frameworks especially GRI,
   SASB, and TCFD, but also others such as IIRC and SDGs
   - ESG raters and rankers such as MSCI, Sustainalytics, Refinitiv, ISS,
   Bloomberg, etc.
   - ESG surveys that companies respond to such as CDP, S&P CSA, EcoVadis,
   GRESB, and others


   - Self-motivated – passion for the work you will be doing
   - Self-directed – able to take initiative and effectively work remote
   - Strong communication and client presentation skills (business writing,
   speaking, and slide deck presentations)
   - Ability to collaborate and work closely with G&A team members
   - Ability to interact with clients and partner organizations
   - Strong online research and analysis skills including databases and
   corporate reporting
   - Ability to synthesize research and data into summaries and
   - Expert in Microsoft Office Suite (especially Word and Excel), Google
   Drive and Adobe Acrobat
   - Technologically savvy
   - Knowledge and interest in ESG and sustainability with an eagerness to


   - Master’s or Bachelor’s degree (preferably in business or
   sustainability-related field) with at least 2 years of client facing and/or
   project management work experience
   - 1 year of experience in sustainability-related field


* - Location:  Remote, based in U.S.- Travel: Travel is not required for
this position - Schedule: Full time, 9am-5pm EST*


At G&A Institute, we care about all our employees and their wellbeing. G&A
Institute is not just an employer, we are a family. By joining our team,
you will be treated with fairness, respect and empathy. You will have the
chance to make a real difference for our clients and for our planet,
working alongside a high-performing and passionate team of like-minded
colleagues, while building your knowledge and skills, as well as developing
your career in a fun, dynamic, and fast-growing organization. All qualified
applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to,
among other things, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender
identity, national origin, age, status as a protected veteran, or

We offer countless training and development opportunities, and a
competitive salary and benefits package.


If you meet the above requirements send:

   - A cover letter outlining why you would be a good fit for this role
   - Resume
   - Samples of writing or research on sustainability or other topics are a
   - References will be requested from successful applicants

*Applicants should send their resume and background materials
to careers at ga-institute.com. Please make sure to list your name and the
position you are applying for in the subject line of your email.*

Applicants must be eligible to work in the U.S. without company
sponsorship, now or in the future, for employment-based work authorization.
the company does not sponsor employment visas. F-1 visa holders with
Optional Practical Training (OPT) who will require H-1B status, TNs, or
current H-1B visa holders will not be considered.

*We treat all applications and related information as confidential and
private communications. We regret that it's not possible to acknowledge
receipt of every resume due to the high volume of responses that usually
result from online postings. Eligible candidates will be contacted for


Founded in 2006, Governance & Accountability (G&A) Institute is a
sustainability consulting and research firm headquartered in New York City,
advising corporations and investors on devising, and executing winning
strategies that help to maximize return on investment at every step of
their sustainability journey.

G&A helps corporate and investor clients recognize, understand and address
sustainability issues to address stakeholder and shareholder concerns. Our
clients are companies striving for excellence and leadership in corporate
sustainability, corporate responsibility, corporate citizenship,
sustainable investing, ranging from large, well-known companies with
popular brands to mid-size and smaller firms.

We are a team-based organization that has earned wide respect for the
quality of our work over many years. We will add team members to help meet
the needs of corporate clients as our business expands.

G&A Institute is growing and seeking new team members to join us on our own
sustainability journey.

*Sustainability Corporate Consulting Analyst Position **Posting: *

Louis Coppola (he / his

Co-Founder & Executive Vice President

646.430.8230 ext 14

lcoppola at ga-institute.com

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