Analyst, Corporate Governance and Legal
Department: Public Market Investments
Date Posted: 10/29/2009
Position Type: Full-time
Reference No.: Q310-276R
CPP Investment Board is one of the largest and fastest growing institutional investors in the world. Headquartered in Toronto, with offices in London and Hong Kong, the CPP Investment Board is governed and managed independently of the Canada Pension Plan by experienced and highly skilled investment professionals. Their job is to prudently invest CPP assets to help pay future pensions.
As an investor in more than 2900 companies around the world, we believe that responsible behaviour with respect to environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors enhances long-term shareholder value. One of the most effective measures we have at our disposal in the engagement process is proxy voting. Proxy voting allows us to engage with all public companies in our portfolio on matters concerning their long-term financial performance.
We are presently recruiting for an Analyst to support our corporate governance initiatives, including proxy voting and engagement. Working in the Public Market Investments department, the successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring that proxy voting is completed in accordance with CPP Investment Board’s Proxy Voting and Principles and Guidelines (PVPG); assisting with the development and recommendation of positions in all areas of corporate governance and implementation of governance engagement plans.
Role Specific Accountabilities and further details available at: http://cppib.talcura.com