Senior Analyst - ESG & Sustainability Technologies

Boston or London (Hybrid)
  • careers
  • Research
Working with the support of an excellent team of analysts located in the firm’s UK and US offices, the experienced analyst will undertake strategic research focused on ESG & Sustainability.  To support our clients, our research analyses how new reporting frameworks, market expectations, and regulations are changing the way corporates can and should use ESG & sustainability solutions and services.   

This ESG senior analyst role provides the successful candidate with an opportunity to develop thought leadership about the future of technology for ESG reporting and disclosures, risk management, investing, and sustainability performance improvements.  We are looking for candidates who are interested in joining our award-winning research firm, focusing on a research area that requires passion and practicality, and building a career in one of our fastest growing research teams.  

Excelling in the role requires an enthusiasm for understanding how technology can improve business outcomes, experience in producing high-quality written deliverables, and the ability to drive client-facing engagements. Successful candidates will have the ambition to undertake a wide range of qualitative and quantitative research in collaboration with other analysts. 

We also ensure you have the training and support you need to progress to more senior analyst positions at Verdantix. 

Experience / Diploma

  • Educated to undergraduate level with a preference for top-tier universities; a relevant post-graduate qualification is a plus 
  • Ideal candidates will have at least 5 years’ experience working for professional services / consulting / analyst firms, technology providers, or sustainability-related consulting organizations 
  • Experience in conducting technology research and analysis, producing business analysis and modelling, and presenting to clients is a plus 


Skills / Specific Knowledge

  • Strong analytical mindset with the ability to solve problems and come up with new ideas 
  • Proven ability to write high quality reports for a business audience 
  • Quantitative skills and knowledge of Excel to manipulate large data sets and apply basic mathematical concepts 
  • Familiarity with MS office suite to produce client ready analysis and presentations  
  • Proven ability to present to workshops composed of senior managers and industry conferences 
  • Exceptional interpersonal communication and team collaboration skills 
  • Ability to manage multiple projects of varying size and duration 
  • Perfect written English and fluent spoken English 
  • World class sense of humour

Main Activities

  • Conducting research projects on ESG and sustainability software and services based on the established portfolio of Verdantix methodologies 
  • Undertaking research interviews with senior managers at corporations and financial firms, as well as executives at technology vendors 
  • Building quantitative models to size and forecast ESG technology, data and services markets 
  • Efficiently writing high-quality research documents in English 
  • Producing reports on technology vendors based on technology briefings 
  • Leading and supporting client workshops and consulting projects 
  • Attending and speaking at Verdantix events and industry conferences 
  • Developing trusted relationships with clients and senior industry decision makers 
  • Providing pre-sales support and identify commercial opportunities 
  • Coaching and leading junior colleagues on research projects 
  • Supporting marketing efforts by writing blogs and engaging in social media activities 
  • Achieving and maintaining thought leadership and a high profile in the relevant business sector 



Here are some of the great benefits you will be offered if you join the fantastic team at Verdantix. By listening to our employees, we strive to offer a benefits package that is attractive to everyone:

  • Competitive salary (with annual review)
  • Performance driven quarterly bonus scheme
  • Generous holiday entitlement accruing an extra day with every year worked (local capping applies)
  • Additional day off offered during the holiday period
  • Quarterly employee recognition scheme
  • Hybrid working option with the aim of promoting flexibility and work-life balance
  • Private medical insurance
  • Enhanced family-friendly benefits
  • Pension
  • Weekly “flexi-hour” to extend a lunch break or finish early on your day of 
  • Multiple social events throughout the year including company Ramble & Sports Day, plus regular team socials
  • Strong focus on learning and development with career plans for all employees

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