ESG and Impact Reporting Senior Analyst


April 9, 2021

Company Description
Etsy is the global marketplace for unique and creative goods. We build, power, and evolve the tools and technologies that connect entrepreneurs with buyers around the world. As an Etsy employee, you’ll tackle unique problems alongside talented coworkers committed to Keeping Commerce Human. We're large enough that you'll focus on meaningful, complex challenges, but small enough that you can make a rewarding impact.
Job Description
We are looking for an Environmental, Social, Governance (ESG) and Impact Reporting Senior Analyst to collect and analyze Impact data (energy, waste, water, shipping, travel, commuting, charitable giving, volunteers hours, DEI metrics, and other impact metrics) and EOY closeout, for the Etsy and Reverb marketplaces
Our impact work is fully integrated within our operations – it’s part of our DNA and it makes us stronger. We have clear goals in place across each of our three impact pillars - Economic, Social and Ecological.
We treat our ESG (Environmental, Social & Governance) metrics with the same standards of data integrity (eg. controls, and audit processes) as our financial metrics. Etsy is an advocate for consistent and comparable ESG data for our investors and the financial community, and our broader partners.
This is full-time position located (eventually) in Brooklyn, NY, reporting to the Director, Technical Accounting with a dotted line report to the Director, Investor Relations within our Finance organization.
Many Etsy roles are open to remote candidates, and you'll be able to identify which ones within the location header of each job description. For candidates who will work remotely from Colorado, visit this link for information related to Colorado's Equal Pay for Equal Work Act.
About the Role
In this role you will:
ESG & Impact Data
  • Ensure the integrity of our data governance by keeping documentation current and continually improving collection and retention procedures
  • Work with Internal Audit on review of non-assured Impact metrics, includes coordination with other Impact and business areas
  • Support and coordinate the assurance process with an external audit firm for Impact metrics and disclosures
  • Manage carbon accounting according to the Greenhouse Gas Protocol, with support from an external vendor
  • Manage carbon offset and renewable energy certificate accounting, documentation, and claims
  • Analyze data to show progress to goals for internal and external reporting, investor communications, and PR and marketing

ESG & Impact Disclosure
  • Complete the Impact disclosures in our 10K, 10Q, proxy and other filings in collaboration with our finance, legal, investor relations, sustainability and other teams
  • Understand and apply the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) reporting framework as well as additional frameworks such as TCFD, CDP, etc.
  • Manage responses to key ESG surveys. Understand the key factors driving scores, track progress, and find opportunities for improvement. Share updates with leadership and internal partners.
  • Collaborate with leaders representing multiple business functions to incorporate new ESG metrics into short and long-term planning.
  • Stay abreast of ESG reporting trends, including the ESG ratings and rankings ecosystem, reporting frameworks, sustainability reporting standards and disclosure legislation and provide recommendations for how these developments should inform Etsy’s non-financial reporting practices.
  • Serve as a resource for teams in preparation for internal or external events where data or talking points are required.


About You

Ideally, you'll bring:
  • 3+ years of overall business experience
  • Deep working knowledge of broadly recognized and emerging ESG reporting frameworks and standards and ability to set priorities that will further Etsy’s ESG disclosure roadmap.
  • Training in carbon accounting and the Greenhouse Gas Protocol
  • SASB certification, a plus
  • Financial Analyst, Accounting, Reporting &/or Audit background, a plus
  • Knowledge of Google suite & Workiva
  • Basic SQL, a plus
  • Strong organizational and project management skills and excellent attention to detail
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills in order to engage with partners at any level, including external auditors
  • Outstanding writing ability, capable of presenting information in a clear and compelling manner
  • Experience managing and analyzing complex data and developing concise responses to address partners needs within limited time frames

Additional Information

What's Next

If you're interested in joining the team at Etsy, please send a cover letter and resume telling us why you'd be right for the position. As you’ve hopefully seen already, Etsy is a place that values individuality and variety. We don’t want you to be like everyone else — we want you to be like you! So write to us and tell us what you’re all about.
Our Promise
At Etsy, we believe that a diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace makes us a more relevant, more competitive, and more resilient company. We encourage people from all backgrounds, ages, abilities, and experiences to apply. Etsy is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ancestry, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital or family status, disability, gender, gender identity or expression, pregnancy or caregiver status, veteran status, or any other legally protected status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations to participate in the job application and interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. While Etsy supports visa sponsorship, sponsorship opportunities may be limited to certain roles and skillsets.