Are you an enthusiastic and experienced specialist in the field of Climate and/or financial decision making? Do you want to work in a fast-moving work environment, with many opportunities? We have an open position as Senior Business Specialist in Pfäffikon, Switzerland!

What do we have to offer? 

The role of Senior Business Specialist in the Knowledge Domain Team of our Climate and ESG Solution is a challenging and exciting position! With your knowledge and experience you will create, manage, and update the climate models that support our products. You will work with colleagues all around the globe to further enhance our state-of-the-art models and software.  . 
The Climate & ESG Solution is a relatively new Solution at Ortec Finance, focused on integrating climate & ESG into standard financial decision making. It is led by two co-heads that collaborate closely. The team consists of circa 10 highly skilled professionals with very diverse backgrounds (education, nationality, age, gender). We are a dedicated and ambitious team where innovation, learning and growth are front & center. At the same time work-life balance, personal growth, teamwork, cooperation and supporting each other are core to our values. For more information visit our Climate and ESG Solutions page.

What’s in it for you? 

We offer you a challenging and rewarding role in a growing company, while being part of an inspirational global business with a lot of opportunities for personal and professional career development. 

In addition to a competitive salary, we offer you excellent benefits, including:

  • Participation in a variable pay plan
  • Participation in a pension plan
  • 27 leave days per year
  • An open and informal work environment
  • Opportunities to develop yourself with a training program as well as weekly research and knowledge meetings
  • Working from the office in Pfaffikon (with possibility to partly work from your home office)

Who are you? 

You would be our ideal candidate if you have extensive experience in using and developing advanced macro-economic models with a focus on climate and the environment. You have excellent skills at understanding the client’s context and needs, and you can use these skills within their market context.  You have a proven track record in methodology innovation in the field of macro-economic, climate and financial modeling. In order to be able to explain the insights our solutions offer for making better-informed decisions about addressing climate risks, you have excellent analytical skills. And of course, you recognize yourself in our core values.


In addition, the following aspects are important:

  • You are cross-disciplinary skilled, having a background in climate/sustainability, finance and / or economics
  • You have a bachelor or master’s degree in Finance, Economics, Econometrics or similar.
  • You have more than 10 years of relevant work experience
  • You have extensive knowledge and understanding of Cambridge Econometrics’ macro-econometric E3ME model

Who are we? 

Working at Ortec Finance means working somewhere else. It means working in a world where colleagues meet, gather knowledge and where likeminded peers are always willing to help each other. Where the organizational culture is friendly, flat, and non-political. 

Working at Ortec Finance also means working in a continuously innovating world where science, academics and mathematics dominate, since models are key in helping Ortec Finance’ clients with complex financial decisions. Because that’s what we love: giving our clients the best advice possible. Where the daily job is very in-dept, based on evidence and relevant for society. It means a job that matters. Where the learning curve is steep; we learn something new every single day. And we need to, because continuously innovation is key. Especially in a fin tech world. We don’t necessarily follow all conventions. Because yes, we are a bit rebellious too.

Ortec Finance is the leading provider of technology and solutions for risk and return management. It is our purpose to enable people to manage the complexity of investment decisions. We do this through delivering leading technologies and solutions for investment decision-making to financial institutions around the world. Our strength lies in an effective combination of advanced models, innovative technology, and in-depth market knowledge. Read more on our About Ortec Finance page.

More information or to apply? 

For more information regarding this position please contact Vincent Veenis, HR Business Partner at +31 10 700 5000. To apply, please use the application button to send us your CV and cover letter.

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  • Experienced Professional
  • Zürich
  • Fulltime
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