Environmental, Social and Governance Vendor Data Licensing Manager

Location(s) CA-ON-Toronto
Job ID
2021-72200
Schedule Type
Full Time
Level
Associate
Function(s)
Vendor Management
Region
Americas
Division
Engineering
Business Unit
Foundational Infrastructure
Employment Type
Employee

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

The ESG Data Licensing Manager sits within the Data Engineering team at Goldman Sachs and will work closely on ESG focused efforts across all business divisions that have ESG data needs. The successful candidate will work alongside the business and must have excellent communication skills and enjoy working as part of a team. 

Your Impact:

  • Identify and procure high quality vendor curated ESG data
  • Secure vendor data usage rights that enable GS to meet our clients demand for ESG focused financial products and services
  • Influence vendor roadmaps to ensure development roadmaps align with current and future GS data requirements
  • Decrease time to market for on boarding ESG vendor data

 

How will you fulfil your potential?

  • Define GS divisions ESG data requirements as part of their sustainable financing, investing and advisory activities
  • Establish and maintain all ESG vendor relationships
  • Lead contract negotiations for commercials and usage rights
  • Optimise GS spend on ESG data through contract consolidation

 

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

Basic Qualifications/Experience

  • 2-3 years minimum relevant Financial Services work experience
  • Extensive knowledge and proven experience of negotiating financial data vendor contracts
  • In-depth understanding of Environmental, Social and Governance datasets
  • General knowledge of business processes, data delivery mechanisms, data structures and market data licensing terms

 

Preferred Qualifications

  • Keen interest in sustainable finance
  • Vendor Management, data licensing and/or financial data business analysis experience
  • Knowledge of the MDSL MDM inventory system

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS


At Goldman Sachs, we commit our people, capital and ideas to help our clients, shareholders and the communities we serve to grow. Founded in 1869, we are a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm. Headquartered in New York, we maintain offices around the world.

We believe who you are makes you better at what you do. We're committed to fostering and advancing diversity and inclusion in our own workplace and beyond by ensuring every individual within our firm has a number of opportunities to grow professionally and personally, from our training and development opportunities and firmwide networks to benefits, wellness and personal finance offerings and mindfulness programs. Learn more about our culture, benefits, and people at GS.com/careers.

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