Stewardship Lead, 100% (w/m/d) Zurich (CH)

Investment Management & Research
Full Time (≥ 80%)
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About us

LGT is the world’s largest family-owned and managed Private Banking and Asset Management Group. For more than 100 years it has been fully owned and managed by the Princely House of Liechtenstein, which is also one of our biggest clients.
With around 600 employees, LGT Bank Switzerland has established itself as a renowned Swiss private bank and is an excellent address for both wealthy private clients and employees - this was also confirmed last year by the independent institute "Great Place To Work", which awarded LGT Bank Switzerland the title of one of the best employers in Switzerland.

Your challenge

As a Stewardship Lead, you will be part of the Sustainable Investing team within Investment Services EMEA and will be responsible for the following tasks:

  • Leading stewardship activities for Investment Services Europe
  • Analyzing investment holdings to identify engagement targets and developing stewardship plans in collaboration with investment and sustainability professionals
  • Participation on LGT’s global stewardship committee as representative for EMEA to execute LGT’s global stewardship strategy
  • Supporting LGT’s climate ambition by leading climate engagement activities for holdings in European investment strategies
  • Working together with sustainability colleagues globally to participate in collaborative stewardship initiatives such as Climate Action 100+
  • Delivering stewardship content for internal and external publications
  • Overseeing proxy voting activities for holdings in selected European fund strategies

Your profile

  • University degree or similar education and several years of working experience in a relevant industry
  • Background in sustainable investing and a passion for sustainability in general
  • Experience in stewardship, including influencing corporate behavior through engagement
  • Proficient in analyzing ESG issues and making data driven voting recommendations
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Excellent writing and communications skills
  • Ability and interest in working with multiple stakeholders internationally
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Team player, independent and accurate working style

We can provide you with exciting and long-term development opportunities and a challenging and dynamic environment which will open up personal and professional perspectives for you. LGT also stands for attractive working conditions and social benefits, and a unique corporate culture.

Help to shape LGT and become a member of a family – not just part of a company.

Please note that we cannot consider applications via recruitment agencies for this position.​

Benefits at LGT

A great place to work – a great place to have impact: LGT promotes diversity among its employees. We believe that an inclusive and appreciative corporate culture is the driver for a great workplace and provides the opportunity to create a unique and successful team. That's why our employees can also benefit from many additional benefits.

Family & Work:

  • Various flexible work models  
  • Sabbatical 
  • At least 25 days annual leave, depending on age
  • Special paid leave options  
  • Maternity and paternity leave, options for further parental leave

Your Health:

  • Employee health and wellbeing program  
  • Subsidized classes (yoga, fitness) 
  • Healthy meal options 
  • Fresh fruit supplied daily  

Growing Together:

  • Internal courses 
  • External courses offered by the Liechtenstein Academy 
  • Support for external training and further education 
  • Coaching and mentoring programs 
  • International assignments 
  • Intrapreneurship program  

Perks & Advantages:

  • Discounts on LGT banking products and services 
  • LGT co-investments 
  • Discounts on health and property insurance  
  • Pension plan with individualized options 
  • Various mobility/e-mobility initiatives  
  • Recognition of major life events  

Do you feel addressed? Then simply fill out the online application. We look forward to getting to know you.


Nicole Bider

Nicole Bider

HR Recruiter
LGT Bank (Schweiz) AG 4002 Basel Switzerland

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