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Sustainability News Research Analyst - Mandarin Speaker



Posted over 30 days ago...

Join EcoVadis and be at the forefront of driving global business sustainability as a key player in our Evaluation Services team


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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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100% Remote- Kuala Lumpur Malaysia

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Expires at anytime

Organisation summary

At EcoVadis, we're on a mission to steer companies towards a sustainable future and we're leading the charge with our business sustainability ratings. With a culture that values innovation and impact, our international team is dedicated to providing in-depth analysis and valuable insights into corporate environmental, social, and ethical practices. By joining us, you'll be part of a dynamic team that celebrates collaboration and individual contribution towards our collective goal of positive global change. Discover more about our vibrant culture and opportunities on the EcoVadis careers page.

Role Summary

  • Scour online and other reputable sources to collect relevant CSR news articles.
  • Evaluate the relevance of news for our evaluation team.
  • Summarize news related to social and environmental issues.
  • Maintain and update our database with the articles collected.
  • Engage in various projects and support the 360 news team.
  • Recommend and implement improvements to our processes.

Role Requirements

  • Must be fluent in English and Mandarin for effective research.
  • Additional language skills are a plus.
  • A keen eye for detail and a commitment to quality.
  • A strong interest in CSR and sustainability issues.
  • The ability to work well independently and as part of a team.
  • A degree in business, management, or a related field is preferred, though candidates from other academic backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

Application Process Details

  • Starting date is April 2024 for this full-time position based remotely in Malaysia.
  • Your English CV is your ticket to a potential career packed with purpose.
  • We're open to diverse candidates and encourage those who may not meet every single requirement to apply.
  • EcoVadis is committed to inclusion and equity and accommodates all applicants throughout the hiring process.

Company Description

Work smart, have fun and make an impact!

Our purpose is to guide all companies toward a sustainable world. EcoVadis is the leading provider of business sustainability ratings. Our solutions are backed by an international team of experts and powerful technology. We analyze data and build sustainability scorecards that give companies actionable insights into their environmental, social and ethical risks.

Why apply to EcoVadis? Be a part of the global sustainability change in business. Grow your career. Work with extraordinary people. Feel valued for your contribution.

Learn more about our team and culture on EcoVadis careers page. If you have questions about the company or open roles you can chat with an insider.

Job Description

Our Evaluation Services department produces independent, trusted and actionable ratings and insights that empower all companies to continuously improve their sustainable business practices, ultimately contributing to a positive change at a global scale.
We produce independent, trusted and actionable ratings and insights that empower all companies to continuously improve their sustainable business practices, ultimately contributing to a positive change at a global scale. In this job you will:

•    Collect relevant CSR news articles information from online as well as other recognized sources
•    Assess whether news is pertinent for our evaluation team
•    Create abstracts of news related to social and environmental issues
•    Update the database with articles collected
•    Contribute in various projects and assisting the 360 news team
•    Suggest and implement process improvements


  • Fluency in English and Mandarin is essential as you will be researching news in both languages. Proficiency in additional languages would be appreciated
  • Attention to detail and quality
  • Interest in CSR issues
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Degree in a business or management related discipline would be preferred, but applicants with other backgrounds will be considered

Additional Information

  • Start date: April 2024
  • Full time position
  • Location: Malaysia (remote) 

Our hiring team looks forward to reviewing your CV, in English, with a guaranteed response to every application. A new job with purpose awaits you!

Don’t fit all the criteria but still think you’d be a good candidate? Please apply anyway to give our hiring team the opportunity to assess your skills and to learn more about what you could bring to EcoVadis. We’re interested in hiring capable people, regardless of professional and educational background.

Can the hiring process be adjusted to suit my needs? Yes. We want everyone going through the hiring process with EcoVadis to feel confident that you are able to demonstrate your full potential. We welcome applications from disabled people, people with long-term health conditions, and neurodiverse candidates. If you need any adjustments, including the provision of interview questions, please let the hiring team know.

Our team’s strength comes from everyone’s uniqueness and is founded upon mutual respect. EcoVadis commits to equity, inclusion and reducing bias in our hiring processes. EcoVadis does not accept any form of discrimination based on color, national or ethnic origin, ancestry, citizenship, religion, beliefs, age, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, neurodiversity, disability, parental status, or any other protected characteristic that makes you unique. In your application, we encourage you to remove personal information such as: photographs, marital status, number of children, religion, gender, residential postal code, university graduation date, past medical or parental leave(s) taken, nationality (instead, please state if you are legally eligible to work in the job region/country), university name (instead, please state any degrees obtained and the study major).


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