The Team: This role is part of the North America Natural Gas team, which is part of Platts Analytics. The team is small and nimble, interacting with many other groups such as oil, NGLs, LNG and power as well as other divisions of S&P Global.
The Impact: This position will require substantial analysis/research of the North America natural gas market (supply, demand, flows, and price) and communication of the results of that research via regular written reports, webinars, and client-facing interactions.
What's in it for you:
The opportunity to take ownership of a regional market, identify trends, make calls on price direction, and contribute to the fundamental outlook of a region
Work with a tight-knit team covering a market that is very dynamic
Develop your career by interacting with cross-commodity teams within the firm
Regular connections with clients and media
Self-driven development with the opportunity to quickly take on new responsibilities
Compensation/Benefits Information (US Applicants Only): S&P Global states that the anticipated base salary range for this position is $55,900 to $116,100. Base salary ranges may vary by geographic location. In addition to base compensation, this role is eligible for an annual incentive plan. This role is eligible to receive additional S&P Global benefits. For more information on the benefits we provide to our employees, visit https://www.spgbenefitessentials.com/newhires .
Conduct analysis of North America and regional natural gas supply and demand fundamentals and price
Prepare daily, weekly and monthly written reports summarizing the results of that analysis, in addition to ad hoc reports and forecasts
Interact with clients to answer questions and present market outlooks
What we are looking for: Basic Qualifications:
Minimum two years of experience in the energy industry, including consulting, trading, investment banking, equity research or equivalent professional experience
Excellent writing and presentation skills. Must effectively be able to summarize the results of analytical research in both written reports and be able to present forecasts and supporting materials to clients in regular phone calls, emails, and web/live conferences.
Innovative and strong problem-solving skills
Strong attention to detail
A natural curiosity about energy markets and ability to develop analysis that goes against the grain
Bachelor's degree, preferably in economics, engineering, or a similar field, with experience in energy markets
Expert in Microsoft Excel. At ease using features such as pivot tables, matrix formulas and other advanced Excel functionality.
Successful candidates will possess a strong entrepreneurial spirit, be highly self-directed and be able to work well under tight deadlines
Bachelor's degree, preferably in economics, business administration, engineering, or similar field.
Experience covering U.S. energy markets
Understanding of MS Excel and SQL
At S&P Global Platts, we provide the insights; you make better informed trading and business decisions with confidence. We're the leading independent provider of information and benchmark prices for the commodities and energy markets. Customers in over 150 countries look to our expertise in news, pricing and analytics to deliver greater transparency and efficiency to markets. S&P Global Platts coverage includes oil and gas, power, petrochemicals, metals, agriculture and shipping.
S&P Global Platts is a division of S&P Global (NYSE: SPGI), which provides essential intelligence for individuals, companies and governments to make decisions with confidence. For more information, visit www.platts.com.
S&P Global is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race/ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, military veteran status, unemployment status, or any other status protected by law. Only electronic job submissions will be considered for employment.
If you need an accommodation during the application process due to a disability, please send an email to: EEO.Compliance@spglobal.com and your request will be forwarded to the appropriate person.
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20 - Professional (EEO-2 Job Categories-United States of America), ANLYTC202.1 - Middle Professional Tier I (EEO Job Group)
Job ID: 261452 Posted On: 2021-05-02 Location: Houston, Texas, United States