The bank for a changing world

We are looking for

Sustainability Officer

Apply REF: 2002CHM4312

BNP Paribas is a leading European bank with an international reach. It has a presence in 72 countries, with more than 192,000 employees – including more than 146,000 in Europe and over 4,000 in Portugal alone

BNP Paribas is present in Portugal since 1985, having been one of the first foreign banks to operate in the country. Today, BNP Paribas has several entities operating directly in this territory, offering a wide range of integrated financial solutions to support its clients and their businesses

Worldwide, the Group has key positions in its three main activities: Domestic Markets and International Financial Services (whose retail-banking networks and financial services are covered by Retail Banking & Services) and Corporate & Institutional Banking, which serves two client franchises: corporate clients and institutional investors. The Group helps all its clients (individuals, community associations, entrepreneurs, SMEs, corporate and institutional clients) to realise their projects through solutions spanning financing, investment, savings and protection insurance

In order to foster this ambition, the Sustainable Finance team is offering motivated candidates the opportunity to join its team in Lisbon in order to assist the Headquarters (Paris) to support an ever-changing bank


The selected candidate will be responsible for performing the following duties in their day to day:

Project content:

•   Assist on the framing, design and delivery of one or several projects under supervision of a Senior Sustainability Officer or Sustainability Manager.

•   Perform thorough, systematic analysis of key industry trends; legal and regulatory issues; current and potential competitors.

•   Maintain comprehensive sustainability products database, with focus on market share, growth projections and trends, and market forces.

•   Develop and maintain an in-depth knowledge of internal clients ESG profile and KPIs, through reading reports, market research, data manipulation and analysis.

Client focus:

•   Manage efficiently internal client’s and project’s stakeholders showing critical thinking, emotional and political intelligence

•   Assist Senior Sustainability Managers and Sustainability Managers with developing appropriate positive impact products/strategies for clients-facing meetings and supporting actions/implementation.


•   Graduated from a top Business or Engineering school

•   General banking industry knowledge as a plus

•   Good analytical skills and ability to structure solutions

•   Fluency in English is compulsory, French is a strong plus

Please note that only applications submitted in English will be considered.

In case you are selected for this role, further documentation will be requested to support your hiring process


BNP Paribas is an equal opportunity employer and proud to provide equal employment opportunity to all job seekers. We are actively committed to ensuring that no individual is discriminated against on the grounds of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage or civil partnership status, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation. Equity and diversity are at the core of our recruitment policy because we believe that they foster creativity and efficiency which in turn increase performance and productivity. We strive to reflect the society we live in, while keeping with the image of our clients.

Primary Location: PT-11-LisbonJob Type: Standard / PermanentJob: BRAND AND COMMUNICATIONEducation Level: Bachelor Degree or equivalent (>= 3 years)Experience Level: At least 2 yearsSchedule: Full-time Behavioural competency: AdaptabilityTransversal competency: Ability to understand, explain and support changeReference: 2002CHM4312