Senior Research Analyst (Senior Base Metals Analyst)

  • NA
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Wood Mackenzie Asia Pacific Pte Ltd
  • 17 Aug 17

Wood Mackenzie is committed to enhancing its research services covering the global base and precious metals industry and has identified a need to recruit an analyst in our metals cost research team. The base and precious metals senior cost analyst will be working high-performance global team and responsible for producing world-class commercial research, knowledge of gold mine costs is preferable. The successful candidate will be a key metals cost analyst in Asia helping to drive and articulate the Wood Mackenzie regional view.

Main Responsibilities

  • Research, author and deliver global research such that high quality standards are maintained
  • Update and maintain mine cost models and databases with a high level of accuracy
  • Interact with other managers/analysts in the metals and mining research team on a regular basis in order to create a holistic view of the sector with particular focus on Asia
  • Present and articulate Wood Mackenzie’s base metals research view in region. Become a key metals cost analyst in region and the main go to metals analyst in Singapore
  • Manage your workload, ensuring the most efficient use and allocation of your time 
  • Work effectively with senior experts, the Metals & Mining Global Content Lead and Product Suite Director to help share the content and commercial agendas in line with the product strategy and broader group strategy
  • Provide guidance and support to more junior research analysts
  • Collaborate effectively with Sales & Marketing such that sales opportunities are supported and enhanced, portal usage is promoted and client’s needs and workflows are well understood
  • Coordinate with consulting team to provide resource, when appropriate, for consulting mandates, ensuring the required support and developmental initiatives are in place for your reports
  • Gather direct client feedback to feed into the product pipeline for BAU enhancements and new product developments
  • Develop a wide range of relationships with senior individuals in key companies, clients and national institutions

Knowledge, Skills & Experience

The successful candidate will have some experience of working in a commercial research team, ideally in a metals costs discipline. 


  • Ability to create a quick personal impact
  • Problem solving skills
  • Planning, implementation & control
  • Ability to interact and engage with clients and industry professionals
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Building & maintaining relationships with internal and external stakeholders
  • Excel Competency