Fixed term contract for 3 years
We invite applications for the position of Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Oxford Saïd Business School reporting to Dr Amir Amel-Zadeh (PI).
You will be a member of the newly created research initiative focusing on sustainability measurement, ESG metrics and sustainable investment. You will design and deliver research and impact on sustainability measurement, relating to ESG (environmental, social, governance) metrics, corporate reporting and their use in sustainable investments.
You will form part of a newly established research team, lead independent research and provide day-to-day research direction to research assistants where necessary.
You will lead your own research stream in the area of ESG reporting and sustainable finance and investment, as well as work alongside the wider research programme examining sustainability reporting and sustainable finance more broadly.
To be considered for this role you will need to hold a relevant doctorate in accounting, finance, economics or related discipline
You will need to demonstrate excellent aptitude for desk-based research as well as working with large financial and ESG related datasets and have ability to contribute ideas for new research projects and research income generation. Furthermore you will need experience of effectively managing relationships with academic and admin colleagues.
What We Offer
Your happiness and wellbeing at work matters to us, so we offer a range of family friendly and financial benefits including:
- Flexible hybrid working
- An excellent contributory pension scheme
- 38 days annual leave
- A comprehensive range of childcare services
- Family leave schemes
- Cycle loan scheme
- Membership to a variety of social and sports clubs
- Discounted bus travel and Season Ticket travel loans
Applications should include a CV and Supporting Statement/Cover Letter and Current Salary.
The cover letter should explain how you meet each of the selection criteria for the post using examples of your skills and experience.
The closing date for applications is Tuesday 31 January 2023 at 12 noon.