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Political and ESG Data Analyst – Europe and Central Asia (12-month FTC

London, Greater London, United Kingdom, Permanent

Posted: 22 hours ago


Verisk Maplecroft's Europe and Central Asia Risk Insights team is responsible for developing the company's qualitative analysis and forecasts relating to political, security, social, economic and regulatory risks across the Eurasian continent. The team works closely with Verisk Maplecroft's analytics, consulting, human rights and environment teams on products and analysis relevant to a wide range of clients.

Verisk Maplecroft has been providing clients with quantitative and qualitative analysis in the political, social, and environmental spheres since 2001. The Risk Insights team contributes to the development and production of our unrivalled risk exposure datasets, covering 150 issues and 198 countries globally. The team combines these quantitative tools with unrivalled country expertise to deliver unique commercial insights to our clients.

As a trusted advisor to clients, Verisk Maplecroft also provides bespoke solutions to companies, institutional investors, governments, and international organisations in a variety of sectors, including natural resources, financial services, and consumer goods. As a key member of our Europe and Central Asia Risk Insights research team, you will be involved in ad hoc, research-based consulting projects alongside other responsibilities.

Role Purpose

We currently have a vacancy for a Political and ESG Data Analyst in our Europe and Central Asia Team. The ideal candidate will have a strong track record in using quantitative data sets to produce compelling and insightful visualisations to provide political and ESG risk focused insights for corporate clients. The Data Analyst will also be responsible for developing and communicating best practices for data visualisation within the broader Risk Insight team, as well as supporting the Europe and Central Asia team in generating in-depth and forward-looking analysis of political, regulatory, economic, social and security developments in the region for a wide range of clients. We are seeking a candidate who has, first and foremost, the skillset to use data to tell complex stories to non-expert audiences. Experience in analysing European and Eurasian politics and society is ideal, but not essential.

Main Responsibilities

* Supports the production of consistent, sophisticated, high-quality data driven analysis to address key commercially relevant political, economic and environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues across Eurasia.

* Uses risk indices, analytics and other quantitative capabilities to support qualitative research to bring industry-leading analysis to clients.

* Produces high quality data visualisations to support analytical research, contributes to articulating guidelines for producing visualisations and serves as a source of knowledge and expertise to other analysts in the business.

* Ensures that content remains deeply client focused, data-led, and sector specific where relevant.

* Act as a source of live insight for Verisk Maplecroft's clients via analyst calls and ad hoc presentations.

* Interacts regularly with contacts and clients at a senior level within a region or sector, understanding priorities, advising and enhancing Maplecroft's reputation.

* Contributes to the updating and reviewing of Verisk Maplecroft's qualitative risk indices in accordance with our methodologies and procedures.

* Supports members of the Verisk Maplecroft sales teams with business development activities as a representative of the Europe and Central Asia Risk Insights team

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London, Greater London, United Kingdom