Commodity Associate Intern Commodity Associate Intern …

S&P Global
in Houston, TX, United States
Permanent, Full time
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S&P Global
in Houston, TX, United States
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Competitive
Commodity Associate Intern
S&P Global Platts 2022 Commodity Associate Program Summer Internship

The Role: S&P Global Platts is seeking summer interns to work directly with one or more price reporting teams across oil, natural gas, power, petrochemicals, shipping, LNG, agriculture, and renewable energy markets. The intern will learn how we generate the content that powers Platts' price assessments and news produced for the markets that we cover. The intern will learn about market reporting and price formation processes in addition to generating news coverage, performing research, and working on special projects.

The Location : Houston TX

The Team: Our team is global and you are considered a specialist in the market(s) you will be working in.

The Impact: We are looking for world-class thinkers to join us at S&P Global Platts, the principal provider of commodity price assessments and information to more than 10,000 customers in 150 countries. The content you generate and the relationships you build are essential to the markets.
Join a company with a strong history of growth and a globally diverse workforce with 20 offices spanning five continents. You will be known as a respected source of essential commodity market information and part of a renowned brand. Our real-time news, pricing and analytical services help markets operate with transparency and efficiency.

Get the best of both worlds: a nimble, highly specialized company and a business casual culture with the benefits and backing of S&P Global - a company that champions development and growth, as well as work-life balance.
Price reporters provide insightful market commentaries that demonstrate Platts' thought leadership across the globe, showcasing our ability to spot key trends that help customers better anticipate market-moving events.

What's in it for you:
  • 10-week summer internship commencing in June 2022
  • Training and mentorship - including Basics of Market Reporting & Editorial Standards and training on editing, reporting, writing and media law
  • Opportunity to learn about various aspects of Oil, Power, Natural Gas, LNG, Coal, Petrochemicals, Metals, Agriculture, Shipping and/or renewable energy markets
  • Exposure to a number of market subjects including supply and demand, infrastructure issues, geo-political issues, transportation, and regulation, and how these subjects impact respective markets
  • Shadow experienced Price Reporters in assigned markets
  • Receive hands-on research and reporting experience
  • Conduct research and writing assignments for potential publication
Responsibilities:
  • Identify drivers moving daily markets
  • Become skilled in successful interviewing techniques and how to obtain data for commentary
  • Write concise, informative commentary
  • Verify source information through appropriate channels
  • Learn and demonstrate understanding of Platts Market on Close assessment process
  • Complete research and/or specials projects
Qualifications:
  • This program is limited to those who are a US citizen, lawful permanent resident (LPR), asylee or refugee.
  • Students graduating in Fall 2022 or Spring 2022; Masters students also considered
  • All majors welcome
  • Strong communication (good verbal skills, listening techniques, and a clear, concise writing style)
  • Problem-solving, time-management, attention to detail & organizational abilities to work efficiently with clients
  • Intellectually curious; the ability to learn quickly
  • Some knowledge of social media and web technologies (e.g. HTML)
  • Significant comfort level with suite of Microsoft Office products (Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, Excel)
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 has a Securities Disclosure and Trading Policy ("the Policy") that seeks to mitigate conflicts of interest by monitoring and placing restrictions on personal securities holding and trading. The Policy is designed to promote compliance with global regulations. In some Divisions, pursuant to the Policy's requirements, candidates at S&P Global may be asked to disclose securities holdings. Some roles may include a trading prohibition and remediation of positions when there is an effective or potential conflict of interest. Employment at S&P Global is contingent upon compliance with the Policy.
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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S&P Global has a Securities Disclosure and Trading Policy ("the Policy") that seeks to mitigate conflicts of interest by monitoring and placing restrictions on personal securities holding and trading. The Policy is designed to promote compliance with global regulations. In some Divisions, pursuant to the Policy's requirements, candidates at S&P Global may be asked to disclose securities holdings. Some roles may include a trading prohibition and remediation of positions when there is an effective or potential conflict of interest. Employment at S&P Global is contingent upon compliance with the Policy.

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Job ID: 263905
Posted On: 2021-09-28
Location: Houston, Texas, United States
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