RFP Writer

RobecoSAM is looking for a full-time RFP Writer. This position is key in promoting the brand and growing our business. You will provide high quality responses to RFPs and DDQs in support of RobecoSAM’s global sales efforts.

Your Squad

In this position you will report to the Head of Client Servicing, working closely with almost all departments within RobecoSAM and many at our sister company, Robeco.

To fulfil this role, you will need to be able to work comfortably in both group environments and individually. You will also demonstrate the drive and skillset to constantly improve all aspects of RfP Writing delivery by leveraging on both existing and potentially new technologies/capabilities.


Please send your application to:

RobecoSAM Human Resources

Josefstrasse 218
8005 Zürich

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Role Description

  • Write and edit responses to Requests for Proposals (RfP), Requests for Information (RfI) and Due Diligence Questionnaires (DDQ) and ad hoc requests from clients globally with a focus on ESG and equities;
  • Manage information flow between investment management, performance measurement, sales, risk management and compliance to write high quality responses to requests;
  • Maintain and develop RFP content database, QVIDIAN, by adding new records and updating existing content;
  • Ensure that consultant databases are up to date
  • Participate in various business development projects.

The ideal candidate would offer

  • Minimum of Bachelor's degree in Business Administration or a related business/financial field; additional financial designations are a plus
  • Minimum of five years of work experience in Asset Management, Banking or Finance, first-hand RFP experience preferred
  • Pragmatic & solution-oriented approach and results-driven
  • Demonstrated ability to work under pressure and meet strict deadlines
  • Excellent editorial skills and in-depth vocabulary within the financial sector/Sustainability
  • Ability to develop effective working relationships and have a team-approach, while also being able to work independently for long periods
  • Pronounced interest in Sustainability Investing
  • Excellent written communication skills in English, German a plus, additional language skills de-sirable
About RobecoSAM

Founded in 1995, RobecoSAM is an investment specialist focused exclusively on Sustainable Investing. Serving institutional asset owners and financial intermediaries, the company’s asset management capabilities feature a strong track record in sustainability-themed strategies. All of RobecoSAM’s investment strategies are designed to make a measurable environmental or societal impact and actively contribute towards meeting the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). 25 years of sustainability research insights powers RobecoSAM’s investment process and impact measurement capability. Furthermore, RobecoSAM was first to treat ESG as a standalone factor using its Smart ESG methodology. For more information, visit:

Interested? Please send us your complete job application including CV and copies of your work references and diplomas to Please also include a statement of motivation outlining why you would like to join RobecoSAM, and more specifically, illustrating your interest in asset management.


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