Job Purpose and Background in summary
Are you passionate about using data to drive change? Do you have excellent data analysis skills alongside the ability and desire to work with users of data and to communicate well?
CDP’s Data Analytics Team are looking for a skilled, enthusiastic, and ambitious Junior data analyst who is passionate to use data to drive companies, investors, and governments to build a thriving economy which works for people and planet.
The Data Analytic team works to improve the usability of the data disclosed to CDP. The team develop and apply robust and transparent methods for data cleaning and modelling.
You will work to deliver and develop high-value impactful analytics and insight. These analytics will secure reliable revenue streams for CDP whilst catalyzing the reallocation of investor capital for the green global economic transition. You will be able grow your knowledge and experience, support CDP at the forefront of Analytics and insight research for the economic transition to a well-below 2°C future.
You will work on delivering vital data products, such as the Full Corporate GHG Emissions data set. Supporting on data set delivery, report creation, data visualization, analytical projects, and other data product deliveries. A data analytical all-rounder with drive and enthusiasm to get stuck into a multitude of delivery areas.
CDP is a global non-profit that drives companies and governments to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions, safeguard water resources and protect forests. Voted number one climate research provider by investors and working with over 590 institutional investors with assets of over US$110 trillion, we leverage investor and buyer power to motivate companies to disclose and manage their environmental impacts. Over 9,600 companies with over 50% of global market capitalization disclosed environmental data through CDP in 2020. This is in addition to more than 940 cities, states and regions who disclosed, making CDP’s platform one of the richest sources of information globally on how companies and governments are driving environmental change. CDP is a founding member of the We Mean Business Coalition.
Required skills and experience:
- At least 1 years of data analysis experience using Python/R.
- Data visualization skills using Power BI or similar tools.
- Experience of SQL (or T-SQL).
- Data wrangling skills.
- Experienced in data cleaning.
- Experienced in statistical modelling.
- Good communication skills in English.
- Strong numeracy skills.
- Excellent problem-solving skills.
Desired skills and experience:
- A good understanding of GHG accounting methods and sustainability data.
- Knowledge of the financial system and capital markets.
- Experience of using GitHub.
- An awareness of environmental issues, particularly as they relate to our core themes of Climate Change, Deforestation and Water Security.
This is a permanent, full time role based at CDP’s London office as part of the Data Analytics team, reporting to Senior Data Analyst.
Salary and benefits: £30,000 per annum depending on experience. 30 days holiday excluding bank holidays. Generous non-contributory pension provision, annual discretionary bonus (depending on company performance), Employee Assistance Program, life assurance, Training and development, Flexible working opportunities and others.
Interested applicants must be eligible to work legally in the UK. We cannot sponsor this role.
Before you apply
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How to apply
Please upload your CV in the application form along with a covering letter as an additional document setting out how you meet the required skills and experience or key responsibilities, which should be no more than two pages. The deadline is midnight, 31 October 2021.