UBS Financial Services ESG focused Fund Analyst in Opfikon, Switzerland

Your role:

Are you interested in the convergence of investment and social returns? Are you an outgoing character who likes to lead projects and think outside the box? We’re looking for someone like that who can help us:

  • act as the ESG expert within the fund research unit, across asset classes

  • build up / take over fixed income fund coverage

  • conduct screenings and due diligence on sustainable/impact funds/strategies in fixed income

  • stay up-to-date on evolving ESG fund universe

  • drive the agenda for new ESG product developments

  • interact with and educate internal stakeholders on investing with an ESG focus

  • represent the fund analyst team on ESG related projects

  • support successful launch of new suite of sustainable/ESG mandates

What we offer:

Together. That’s how we do things. We offer people around the world a supportive, challenging and diverse working environment. We value your passion and commitment, and reward your performance.

Take the next step:

Are you truly collaborative? Succeeding at UBS means respecting, understanding and trusting colleagues and clients. Challenging others and being challenged in return. Being passionate about what you do. Driving yourself forward, always wanting to do things the right way. Does that sound like you? Then you have the right stuff to join us. Apply now.

Contact Details:

UBS HR Recruiting Switzerland

Disclaimer / Policy Statements:

UBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.

Your team:

You’ll be working in the dedicated fixed income fund selection team within IPS Content Management, based in Opfikon. We are a unit of specialists of considerable strategic importance to our wealth management offering. You will be our ESG specialist with a focus on fixed income, but collaborating across asset classes on ESG topics.

Your experience and skills:

You have:

– a degree in a relevant discipline with 7+ years' investment experience, ideally as a fund analyst

– affinity to ESG topics

– solid analytical and quantitative skills

– profound knowledge of English, experience writing reports and presenting

– a high IT affinity

You are:

– inquisitive, organized and able to work independently

– driven and outgoing, willing to stand behind your convictions

– thorough and self-motivated with keen attention to detail

– a proactive team player who can deal with pressure and is willing to take responsibility

– interested in financial markets and their development

About us:

Expert advice. Wealth management. Investment banking. Asset management. Retail banking in Switzerland. And all the support functions. That's what we do. And we do it for private and institutional clients as well as corporations around the world.

We are about 60,000 employees in all major financial centers, in almost 900 offices and more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?

Job Reference #: 153234BR

Business Divisions: Wealth Management

Title: ESG focused Fund Analyst

City: Opfikon

Job Type: Full Time

Country / State: Switzerland - Zürich

Function Category: Research