ESG Specialist - IT Strategy, Culture and Post Merger Integration (f/m/d)

Deutsche Börse AG • Frankfurt am Main

Learn. Develop. Grow. But always: Share value

Join our international team that drives positive change, united by a spirit of openness and curiosity. We empower you to have an impact and to grow – personally and professionally. With us, you work at the heart of financial systems and evolve the way markets operate. We’re excited about the future because we are the ones shaping it. Let´s do this together by sharing value!

Who we are

Who we are

Tracing its origins to 1585, Deutsche Börse Group has become one of the world’s leading exchange organisations and an innovative market infrastructure provider. In this role, we provide investors, financial institutions and companies access to global capital markets. What’s your part in all this? With your commitment you contribute to the success of our unique business model: offering a wide range of products, services and technologies for security, transparency and integrity on the markets. By creating trust in the markets of today and tomorrow we foster growth and contribute to the prosperity of future generations.

Frankfurt am Main

Your career at Deutsche Börse Group

Your area of work:
In your new position, you will be part of the IT Strategy / Chief of Staff department in the CIO/COO division of Deutsche Börse Group. The team is responsible for IT Strategy development, supports leadership- and target management processes and acts as interface between the executive management, corporate central functions and the business segments of Deutsche Börse Group.  
If you would describe yourself as a person with a decent knowledge in the field of IT combined with a sound background in IT related ESG areas this position is a great opportunity for you! We are looking for colleagues who have a “self-starter” mentality, the ability and motivation to deliver on projects, combined with good project management-, communication and implementation skills. 


Your Responsibilities:

  • Development and execution of IT related ESG strategy in close alignment with central functions and with focus on regulatory- and reporting requirements 
  • Steering of transformation towards carbon footprint reduction and adoption of “sustainability by design” principles for the IT organisation
  • Participation of ESG-related audits (in close collaboration with colleagues from group functions)
  • Project execution in all ESG areas with direct focus on the IT environment
  • Review and analysis of trends around ESG, including the execution of benchmarks and studies related to the technology arena
  • Act as central contact in the CIO/ COO division regarding ESG topics 
  • Support further team-related topics such as IT-Strategy, communication or centrally steered initiatives


Your profile:

  • Academic degree in information technology, economics, business administration or similar degree
  • 2-3 years of experience in the field of ESG/ sustainability, ideally in relation to IT and in driving ESG/ sustainability initiatives
  • Knowledge about common sustainability standards and requirements (e.g. GRI, UN guiding principles, EU taxonomy, SBTI)
  • Experience in driving and supporting projects and working in global cross functional teams (Project Management certificate such as PMP/ PMI is a plus)
  • Strong communication and presentation skills, experience on senior executive level 
  • Excellent analytical skills, structured working method and a passion for problem-solving 
  • Independent way of working and a dynamic environment with a high sense of responsibility in task delivery and result orientation
  • Excellent knowledge of German and English in speaking and writing

Why Deutsche Börse Group?

We are committed to providing a work environment where everyone feels welcome and can reach their full potential. Our standards go far beyond simply matching candidates with the right position.


We enable you to move freely with our job tickets, job (e-)bikes and free parking opportunities.

Work environment

Collaboration, communication, or deep focus – in our modern office buildings you will find the perfect work environment. Free drinks and food and meal allowances included.

Health and wellbeing

We care for your health and wellbeing and besides various health promotion measures we offer you a group accident insurance and additional insurance offers at discounted rates.

Financial stability

We provide financial stability by offering attractive salaries, company pension schemes, participation in our Group Share Plan, as well as bonuses, subsidies and discounts.

Hybrid work

Collaborate and exchange on-site or work remotely several days a week in line with business needs and local regulations. Our hybrid working model combines the best of both worlds.

Flexible working hours

We want your job to fit your life situation and offer flexible working time models, part-time models, childcare allowance, or the possibility to study alongside your job.


Our market infrastructures are globally connected. Working with us means collaborating with like-minded colleagues across over 60 locations from more than 100 nations.


We promote individual development by offering internal development programmes, mentoring, further education and training budgets.

Campus Recruiting

Campus Recruiting

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Recruiting Team

Recruiting Team

Take your career to the next level with us and embrace new challenges!


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