EDHEC is looking to recruit a Data Procurement Officer to be based in Singapore, in order to support its research activities and the development of its newest FinTech ventures.
EDHEC-Risk Climate Impact Institute aims to become the leading academic reference point helping long-term investors manage the asset-pricing implications of climate change as well as adaptation and mitigation efforts.
About EDHEC Infra:
EDHEC Infra is a provider of market indices, benchmarks and valuation analytics for investors in unlisted infrastructure equity and private debt. Asset owners, asset managers, consultants and asset valuation professionals use our datasets, which tracks thousands of investments in 25 countries over the past 20 years. Our data is available on a quarterly basis for hundreds of analytics and on a monthly basis for 25 key market benchmarks.
About Scientific Portfolio:
Scientific Portfolio aims to become a reference platform for Asset Owners to analyse and manage their financial and ESG risks.
The Data Procurement Officer will provide support in:
Setting up a data procurement function to address the needs of ERCII, EDHEC Infra, Scientific Portfolio’s quant and ESG research teams.
Harmonising and optimising the purchase of financial and extra-financial data.
Maintaining up-to-date information about the availability of data across the organization.
In time, being capable to cover the acquisition and renewal of ESG and climate change data.
Providing help on the analysis of contracts with data providers, in particular with respect to the allowed usages both for research and business purposes, taking into account the differences between the various entities.
Providing help on further contractual issues encountered by the concerned entities.
Providing help on tracking compliance questions, notably with prospects.
The ideal candidate:
Has a minimum of 5Y of experience including a proven experience in a procurement role within the financial industry
Has knowledge and exposure to legal and contractual matters
Has knowledge of the regulatory environment for institutional investors and asset manager
Has strong organizational and project management skills
Shows flexibility and team spirit
Can demonstrate strong written and verbal English communication skills.
Singapore citizenship or Permanent resident status is mandatory.