Assess and advise on sustainability topics relating to the Bank’s clients and transactions, and provide recommendations to mitigate the risks.
Engaging with business units to ensure consistency in implementation and compliance with the Bank’s ESG policies.
Working with cross functional teams towards establishing ESG understanding, practices and application of selected international standards/guidelines across the Bank.
Support with enhancing/shaping the Bank’s sustainability strategy through working with internal stakeholders on various initiatives g e.g. Taskforce on Climate Related Financial Disclosures, Equator Principles, etc.
Monitor trends on sustainability issues in the market, including their impact on the Bank’s portfolio and new prospects.
Head, Sustainable Finance
Minimum of 4 – 6 years relevant experience in environment- or sustainability-related discipline, preferably working directly with/within the finance sector.
Knowledge of key sustainability issues, ESG international standards/principles and best practices and their relevance to the finance sector.
Comfortable working with data sets. Proficiency with excel will be an advantage.
Effective communication and possess writing skills with clarity.
Strong team player, with an ability to work independently and proactively and to operate under tight deadlines.