Manager, ESG

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What Robinhood is looking for in applicants

Join a leading fintech company that’s democratizing finance for all.

Robinhood was founded on a simple idea: that our financial markets should be accessible to all. With customers at the heart of our decisions, Robinhood is lowering barriers and providing greater access to financial information. Together, we are building products and services that help create a financial system everyone can participate in.

Just as we focus on our customers, we also strive to create an inclusive environment where our employees can thrive and do impactful work. We are proud of the competitive products and company culture we continue to build and have been recognized as:

  • Glassdoor Best Places to Work 2020
  • TIME100 Most Influential Companies 2021
  • Fortune Best Workplaces in Financial Services & Insurance™ 2021 and Fortune Best Workplaces for Millennials™ 2021

We’re growing and looking for...

We continue to hire Robinhoodies at a rapid pace to drive this journey, and with that growth comes necessary change. We’re seeking culture builders and curious thinkers looking to co-author the next chapters of our story. We’re in build mode, majorly expanding our team while also growing up as a company. Joining now means helping shape our structures and systems, then taking part as we launch into our ambitious future.

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About the team:

The Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG) team sits within the External Affairs & Community team. We drive Robinhood’s ESG strategy, programs, and stakeholder engagement across the company. The Manager, ESG role will build Robinhood’s environmental strategy and related programs, aid in creating relevant disclosures, and play a key role in advancing our overall ESG efforts. Join us at Robinhood and be a part of building an outstanding ESG program!

The ideal candidate has a passion for environmental and social change, exceptional organizational skills, a start-up attitude, proactive problem solving skills, and is adept at working collaboratively and cross-functionally.

What you’ll do day-to-day:

This position will support the development and implementation of environmental sustainability activities, including but not limited to:

  • Strategy and program creation - Build innovative sustainability initiatives that engage, enable, and drive adoption of outstanding sustainability practices at Robinhood. Develop science-based targets and own implementation plans and timelines. Ensure these initiatives incorporate the current regulatory landscape and relevant societal and equity issues.
  • Cross-functional partnership - Partner with business units (Workplace and Real Estate, Investor Relations, Legal, Finance, etc.) to implement, measure, and scale sustainability programs that align with corporate ESG goals.
  • Operations and analytics - Develop and maintain dashboards to collect and monitor sustainability data. Prepare quarterly and annual updates on progress. Partner with Communications, Investor Relations, and other teams to inform responses to external ESG inquiries.
  • Communications and disclosure - Work closely with the Head of ESG to prepare disclosures in a way that aligns with Robinhood’s Brand and meets stakeholder requirements.

About you:

  • BA/BS degree
  • 5+ years consistent track record as a sustainability/ESG practitioner, with direct experience leading sustainability projects
  • Experience in the finance industry, or related experience
  • Skilled in building and implementing scalable sustainability strategies and programs with clear impact and long-term value
  • Experience in climate or carbon reduction business strategies
  • Understanding and experience working with ESG frameworks, i.e. GRI, SASB, TCFD
  • Highly skilled in data analysis and in building sensible and efficient cross-functional processes
  • Proven record of running multiple projects in coordination with staff, consultants, vendors, and other partners in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong written communication and interpersonal skills for high-visibility storytelling, both internally and externally
  • Ability to establish strong cross-functional working relationships across sectors, functions and geographies
  • Creative problem solving to develop collaborative solutions across diverse partners
  • Highly organized and able to build from the ground up
  • Self-directed, doesn’t need or want a lot of over-the-shoulder management; create and maintain timelines to consistently meet goals

Bonus points:

  • An understanding of or passion for cryptocurrency

We’re looking for more growth-minded and collaborative people to be a part of our journey in democratizing finance for all. If you’re ready to give 100% in helping us achieve our mission—we’d love to have you apply even if you feel unsure about whether you meet every single requirement in this posting. At Robinhood, we're looking for people invigorated by our mission, values, and drive to change the world, not just those who simply check off all the boxes.

Robinhood promotes diversity and provides equal opportunity for all applicants and employees. We are dedicated to building a company that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. We believe that the more inclusive we are, the better our work (and work environment) will be for everyone. Additionally, Robinhood provides reasonable accommodations for candidates on request and respects applicants' privacy rights. To review Robinhood's Privacy Policy please visit

Robinhood's benefits include generous time off, 401(k) participation with employer match, comprehensive health coverage, a health savings account (HSA), wellness benefits, backup childcare and education stipends (all benefits are subject to applicable taxes and based on eligibility).

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