Combat poverty as an ESG Analyst with Swedfund
”During 40 years, we have gained valuable knowledge that helps us become even better and work even harder to complete our mission – to combat poverty by investing in sustainable businesses”. Now you have the opportunity to join Swedfund and use your analytical skills to help create a better life for people who need it the most. You will be a part of a small, purpose-driven team that works to integrate and monitor ESG considerations throughout the investment process. We are looking forward to receiving your application!
Swedfund is the Development Finance Institution of the Swedish state, with the mission to combat poverty by investing in sustainable businesses in the world’s most challenging markets. Swedfund’s capital comes with requirements, targets and close support throughout the investment cycle as they seek to be an active, responsible and long-term investor. Check out the video and read more about Swedfund here.
Swedfund was founded 1979 and the portfolio’s total contracted amount at the close of 2019 was 5.558 billion SEK, divided between 64 investments mostly in Sub Saharan Africa. The investments will continue to grow during the coming years, thus the need for more competent people to be part of the journey.
Your role and responsibilities
You will join the 4 person ESG Team that is responsible for integrating ESG considerations and developing Swedfunds sustainability approach for the whole portfolio. The team is a part of the larger departement ESG & Impact. Your role as an ESG An