Data Associate

  • Full-time
  • Verisk Business: Maplecroft

Company Description

Verisk Maplecroft is a global risk intelligence company providing unparalleled insight into sustainability, resilience and ESG issues, underpinned by best-in-class geospatial data and analytics. Verisk Maplecroft’s combination of expert insight and data-driven solutions enable multinational companies and investors to identify and successfully manage salient political, economic, human rights, and environmental risks.  

As part of the Verisk Analytics family, we are aligned with the world’s leading data analytics organization. Together, we aim to give our clients the insight they need to make better, data-driven decisions through unrivaled analysis and advice.


Job Description

About the role

Verisk Maplecroft’s datasets are the core of the company’s offering and your numeracy skills and attention to detail will ensure that the datasets are delivered on time to clients with the highest level of accuracy. You will have the opportunity to be creative through supporting the development of new datasets with other members of the Analytics team. As someone with quantitative skills from your education or work experience, you will support colleagues in the wider Research and Consulting teams with client work and support the Sales team in helping clients to understand and use the company’s data. You will be based in Bath, Edinburgh or London and report to the Head of Country Data.


About the day-to-day responsibilities of the role

  • Support colleagues with updates and improvements to the company’s thematic datasets.
  • Supporting colleagues and clients with questions on these datasets in collaboration with the wider Analytics team.
  • Using your quantitative skills to help colleagues in Consulting deliver projects on time, on budget, that meet the clients’ needs.
  • Degree level (or equivalent) qualification in a subject with a quantitative element (required)
  • Strong Excel skills (required)
  • This is an entry-level role, so no work experience is required but it is preferred
  • Domain knowledge in one or several of human rights, politics, the environment, economics, or commodities is advantageous (preferred)

Additional Information

Verisk Maplecroft’s data-driven approach to risk enables multinational organizations to understand how and where political, human rights and environmental risks impact their assets, investments, reputations and supply chains. We give our clients the tools to pinpoint and quantify their risk across 150+ issues for any location worldwide, and the expert analysis and advice they need to make better, risk-adjusted decisions that will improve the commercial performance, resilience and sustainability of their business.  To learn more about  please visit us at:  We are proud to be a part of the Verisk family of companies! 

At the heart of what we do is help clients manage risk. Verisk (Nasdaq: VRSK) provides data and insights to our customers in insurance, energy and the financial services markets so they can make faster and more informed decisions.   

Our global team uses AI, machine learning, automation, and other emerging technologies to collect and analyze billions of records. We provide advanced decision-support to prevent credit, lending, and cyber risks. In addition, we monitor and advise companies on complex global matters such as climate change, catastrophes, and geopolitical issues.  

But why we do our work is what sets us apart. It stems from a commitment to making the world better, safer and stronger.  

It’s the reason Verisk is part of the UN Global Compact sustainability initiative. It’s why we made a commitment to balancing 100 percent of our carbon emissions. It’s the aim of our “returnship” program for experienced professionals rejoining the workforce after time away. And, it’s what drives our annual Innovation Day, where we identify our next first-to-market innovations to solve our customers’ problems.   

At its core, Verisk uses data to minimize risk and maximize value. But far bigger, is why we do what we do. 

At Verisk you can build an exciting career with meaningful work; create positive and lasting impact on business; and find the support, coaching, and training you need to advance your career. We have received the Great Place to Work® Certification for the fifth consecutive year. We’ve been recognized by Forbes as a World’s Best Employer and a Best Employer for Women, testaments to our culture of engagement and the value we place on an inclusive and diverse workforce.  Verisk’s Statement on Racial Equity and Diversity supports our commitment to these values and affecting positive and lasting change in the communities where we live and work. 

Verisk Analytics is an equal opportunity employer.

All members of the Verisk Analytics family of companies are equal opportunity employers. We consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, gender identity and/or expression, sexual orientation, veteran's status, age or disability.


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