Director, Sustainability Business Integration

BNY Mellon
New York, New York
Feb 01, 2024
Feb 23, 2024
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate

Director, Sustainability Business Integration

Bring your ideas. Make history.
BNY Mellon offers an exciting array of future-forward careers at the intersection of business, finance, and technology. We are one of the world's top asset management and banking firms that manages trillions of dollars in assets, custody and/or administration. Known as the "bank of banks" - 97% of the world's top banks work with us as we lead and serve our customers into the new era of digital.

With over 238 years of rich history and industry firsts, BNY Mellon has been built upon our proven ability to evolve, lead, and drive new ideas at every turn. Today, we're approximately 50,000 employees across 35 countries with a culture that empowers you to grow, take risks, experiment and be yourself. This is what is all about.

We're seeking a future team member for the role of Director to join our CSO Leadership team. This role is located in NYC, Hybrid

In this role, you'll make an impact in the following ways:
  • Driving design and implementation of key aspects of the Bank's sustainability strategic roadmap, with focus on integration of key requirements into first line business activities and partnering with LOBs on development of related commercial opportunities.
  • Identifying business challenges/opportunities and translating them into structured projects that you will lead from hypothesis and design to execution.
  • Serving as a subject matter expert and advisor to the CSO, senior leaders and key partners across the Bank.
  • Representing CSO team internally and externally with a range of stakeholders.
  • Serve as a leader and culture carrier within the CSO team, lead a small team of direct reports, oversee work of matrixed project team members.

To be successful in this role, we're seeking the following:
  • 12+ years of related experience, at least 5 years directly related experience implementing sustainability and climate related programs the financial sector (banking/asset management or consulting within financial services).
  • Bachelor's degree in business, policy or related; advanced credentialing in field related to sustainable finance preferred.
  • Ability to work horizontally/lead teams through influence, and to deliver effectively as individual contributor. Strong communication skills both written and verbal for diverse and senior audiences.
  • Enterprise mindset with ability to work effectively in quickly evolving context.

BNY Mellon assesses market data to ensure a competitive compensation package for our employees. The base salary for this position is expected to be between $122,000 and $260,000 per year at the commencement of employment. However, base salary if hired will be determined on an individualized basis, including as to experience and market location, and is only part of the BNYM total compensation package, which, depending on the position, may also include commission earnings, discretionary bonuses, short and long-term incentive packages, and Company-sponsored benefit programs.
This position is at-will and the Company reserves the right to modify base salary (as well as any other discretionary payment or compensation) at any time, including for reasons related to individual performance, change in geographic location, Company or individual department/team performance, and market factors.

Employer Description:

For over 230 years, the people of BNY Mellon have been at the forefront of finance, expanding the financial markets while supporting investors throughout the investment lifecycle. BNY Mellon can act as a single point of contact for clients looking to create, trade, hold, manage, service, distribute or restructure investments and safeguards nearly one-fifth of the world's financial assets. BNY Mellon remains one of the safest, most trusted and admired companies. Every day our employees make their mark by helping clients better manage and service their financial assets around the world. Whether providing financial services for institutions, corporations or individual investors, clients count on the people of BNY Mellon across time zones and in 35 countries and more than 100 markets. It's the collective ambition, innovative thinking and exceptionally focused client service paired with a commitment to doing what is right that continues to set us apart. Make your mark: bnymellon.

EEO Statement:

BNY Mellon is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities/Females/Individuals With Disabilities/Protected Veterans. Our ambition is to build the best global team - one that is representative and inclusive of the diverse talent, clients and communities we work with and serve - and to empower our team to do their best work. We support wellbeing and a balanced life, and offer a range of family-friendly, inclusive employment policies and employee forums.