ESG (Environmental, Social, and Governance) Research Analyst

Pzena Investment Management
🌎 Location
💵 Salary

$90,000 - $130,000

🗓️ Posted

October 2, 2023

New York, NY (Hybrid)

Pzena Investment Management, LLC is a registered investment adviser managing over $55 billion in global equity assets. We provide equity investment management services for institutional investors, leading corporate, public and individual clients on a world-wide basis by way of separate accounts, mutual funds, and other commingled vehicles since our firm founding in 1995. Our team of approximately 150 employees is mostly based in our headquarters in Manhattan and we have additional offices in London, Dublin and Australia.

We are a growing company, in the size of our team, our locations, and our assets under management. We seek partners, not just employees, at every level in the firm and are looking for an exceptional new team member to grow with us. At Pzena, we invest in your career and have a strong track record of internal mobility.

Pzena Investment Management views the consideration of financially material Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) risks and opportunities as an integral part of our investment philosophy. ESG integration means fully understanding the value opportunity at stake for a given company and, through active ownership, engaging to create long-term value.


  • Produce proprietary ESG research on key ESG themes affecting existing and prospective investments
  • Engage with company management teams on key ESG themes, as needed
  • Analyze shareholder proposals and provide recommendations on key votes to the investment team
  • Conduct custom ESG analysis requested by clients, including evaluation of company energy transition plans
  • Provide oversight to ensure material ESG issues are considered for all potential investments
  • Develop industry and issue-specific expertise required to act as a resource to the investment team on ESG matters

Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time.


  • Bachelor’s Degree required, Master’s Degree or MBA preferred
  • 2-5+ years of related professional experience required
  • 1+ year working knowledge of ESG concepts and ability to synthesize a breadth of company-level ESG issues
  • Experience with emerging markets (EM) a plus
  • Attention to detail, demonstrate accuracy and thoroughness
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Ease in working with others and a collaborative team player

Salary & Benefits

$90,000 - $130,000 Annually

The actual base salary may vary depending on factors, including, but not limited to location, work experience, education, training, skill level, and market conditions. At Pzena Investment Management, base salary is just one component of the total compensation, which may include, year-end discretionary bonus and employee benefits.


New York, NY (Hybrid)

We are committed to the success and well-being of our employees. We offer benefits to support our employees and their families including many that are fully funded by the firm, such as certain medical plans and FSA and HSA contributions, life insurance, and travel insurance. The firm also makes profit-sharing contributions to employee 401k accounts and contributes to causes important to our employees through charitable giving and charitable matching programs. Additionally, the firm supports the professional growth of our team by offering a mentorship program, lunch & learns, and sponsoring workgroups and committees to recommend business improvements. We are proud of our culture and enjoy coming together as a firm; you can look forward to team-building activities, social events, monthly birthday parties, Pizza Thursdays, our annual Pzena Challenge, recharging with healthy snacks, and more.

Pzena Investment Management is an equal-opportunity employer. We value all forms of diversity and are committed to fostering an equitable and inclusive environment for all. We believe that multiple points of view, from different backgrounds and experiences, contribute positively to our culture and work. We welcome and encourage candidates of all backgrounds and experiences to join our team.

Pzena Investment Management

ESG (Environmental, Social, and Governance) Research Analyst

$90,000 - $130,000


New York, NY (Hybrid)





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