ESG Specialist

Job Title: ESG Specialist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Zürich, Switzerland
Salary: Negotiable
REF: 51434_1584551851
Contact Name: naomi roe
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Job Published: 22 days ago

Job Description

We are currently assisting an international insurance group in Zurich in recruiting an experienced ESG Specialist for their team. This is a challenging role that requires somebody who has a good understanding of highly technical details of stochastic models and mathematical theory.


  • Lead development and maintenance of stochastic ESG methodology for the group business
  • Identify improvements in the ESG methodology to drive it forwards
  • Manage relationships with stakeholders across various global business units
  • Develop ESG methodology and processes for IFRS 17, SST, Solvency II frameworks
  • Keep informed of the latest industry developments to identify future improvements


  • Education in mathematics/data science/finance or similar. PhD or actuarial qualification would be an advantage.
  • 5+ years of experience in ESG topics is a must
  • Experience with Excel/VBA, python or similar languages
  • Previous experience with Moody's Analytics ESG tools is highly desirable
  • Strong understanding of stochastic financial models
  • Confident communicator with the ability to explain complex topics to both technical and non-technical audiences
  • Excellent written and oral skills in English