Team Assistant - ESG Ratings

To support the growth of our ESG Ratings team, we are currently looking for a Team Assistant (80-100%) to join our growing, dynamic ESG Ratings team - overseeing the project management of RobecoSAM’s Corporate Sustainability Assessment (CSA) and the creation of the iconic Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI). The team is responsible for managing RobecoSAM’s proprietary database, comprising one of the world’s most complete datasets on corporate sustainability. The data stored here is used in RobecoSAM’s asset management and index products.


RobecoSAM Human Resources

Josefstrasse 218
8005 Zürich
Tel. +41 44 653 10 10

Your main tasks will be:

  • To provide business support to the Head of ESG Ratings as well as the broader team, including carrying out Personal Assistant activities;
  • Preparation of PowerPoint presentations for internal stakeholders;
  • Communicating with companies participating in RobecoSAM’s Corporate Sustainability Assess-ment
  • Extensive diary management, business itineraries, travel bookings, visa requirements, external meetings, internal events with related logistics and communication;
  • Maintaining a dynamic business calendar, meetings, events, visits and visitors in a multi time-zones scenario;
  • Working closely with other administrative, HR, finance and marketing colleagues within the RobecoSAM.
  • Providing support with keeping our database and CRM tools up-to-date

The requirements:

  • Team player with a “can do” attitude”, with a constructive and energetic attitude;
  • Ability to work independently yet towards team goals
  • Advanced PowerPoint skills, Proficient in MS Office;
  • Self-motivated and customer-focused
  • Strong interest in corporate sustainability and ESG ratings/research;
  • Proven organizational skills, effective multi-tasking and ability to meet tight deadlines;
  • Good analytical skills and interest in optimizing and improving processes
  • Reliable and able to go the extra mile when required
  • Excellent language skills in English and German;
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

We offer:

  • Competitive employment conditions;
  • Multidisciplinary team working in a flat organizational structure;
  • International and ambitious working environment;

Are you interested in this unique opportunity? We look forward to receiving your application including CV, motivation letter and copies of diplomas/employment certificates to recruiting@robecosam.com

For this position only direct applications including a motivation letter and CV will be considered.

About RobecoSAM

Founded in 1995, RobecoSAM is an investment specialist focused exclusively on Sustainability Investing. It offers asset management, indices, impact analysis and investment, sustainability assessments, and benchmarking services. Together with S&P Dow Jones Indices, RobecoSAM publishes the globally recognized Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) as well as the S&P ESG Factor Weighted, the first index family to treat ESG as a standalone performance factor using the RobecoSAM Smart ESG methodology.

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