The EIB, the European Union's bank, is seeking to recruit for its Risk Management Directorate – at its headquarters in Luxembourg, a (Senior) Climate Risk Management Officer (*). This is a full time position at grade 5/6.
The term of the contract will be 4 years
Panel interviews are anticipated for mid-May 2021
(*) internal benchmark: (Senior) Officer Credit Risk Management
Lead the development and testing of the climate risk scorecard, in order to assess and quantify climate-related credit risk, and ensure the implementation of the Climate Risk Initiative within the Directorate.
RM’s role in the development and implementation of the Climate Risk Initiative consists of the incorporation of climate-related risk into EIB’s risk management framework and policies.
RM is the owner of the Climate Risk Screening Tool (relying also on EIB Engineers and Sector Economists in the Projects Directorate and on the EIB Economics Department for input), and assesses the financial impact of climate risk on the Bank’s lending portfolio.
Reporting to the Head of Unit, you will work in close cooperation with the other Division members, and will have extensive interaction with colleagues across Risk Management as well as in other Directorates such as Front Office Lending/Investing, Portfolio Management & Restructuring, the Projects Directorate and the EIB’s Secretariat General.
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(*) There may be certain flexibility on this requirement, but limited to particularly suitable candidates who may not yet be proficient in French. If selected, such candidates will be hired on the condition that they build up rapidly knowledge of French and accept that their future career in the EIB may be subject to the attainment of sufficient proficiency in both of the Bank's working languages
We are an equal opportunity employer, who believes that diversity is good for our people and our business. As such, we promote the inclusion of suitably qualified and experienced staff without regard to their gender, age, racial or ethnic origin, religion or beliefs, sexual orientation/identity, or disability (**).
(**) We particularly welcome applications from women and persons with disabilities.
By applying for this position, you acknowledge the importance of maintaining the security and integrity of the Information of the EIB Group. In case of selection for the position you agree to comply with all measures (policies, controls, document classification and management) implemented by the EIB Group to prevent unauthorised disclosure of any information or any damage to the EIB Group reputation.
Deadline for applications: 24th April 2021. Please use the 'Apply' button.