Principal Research Analyst Principal Research Analyst …

IHS Markit
in Houston, TX, United States
Permanent, Full time
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IHS Markit
in Houston, TX, United States
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Principal Research Analyst
The Principal Research Analyst will be responsible for providing oil and gas industry expertise as well as team leadership on projects within the consulting side of the company.

Focus will be on pressure pumping (primarily frack) market in North America.

Responsibilities would include gathering and synthesizing secondary and proprietary research utilizing internet search and IHS Markit's internal databases and platforms, as well as developing strategic research reports on the unconventional oil and gas supply chain landscape. Having the ability to work as part of a team and independently is a must. We are a small, but growing firm, and research analysts will have the opportunity for this position to translate into one with additional responsibilities and a more active role in strategy consulting work.

Desired skills and Experience:
  • Oversee projects assigned to ensure that the clients' strategic thinking has been translated into actionable goals
  • Confer with clients to understand and develop business objectives and strategic direction
  • Excellent knowledge and understanding of the unconventional oil and gas industry value chain
  • Ability to gather, classify, analyze and synthesize information coming from multiple sources and create a framework to address the underlying problem
  • Assist with business development activities as needed
  • Strong analytical skills combined with synthetic capability
  • Excellent writing and presentation skills
  • Excellent team player with a sense of initiative
  • The ideal candidate would have energy sector experience and awareness of the business and public policy issues related to energy

Preferred Education & Experience
  • MBA, M. Eng. or equivalent. A combination of quantitative skills and business acumen is preferable
  • 3+ years of experience in consulting or consulting-like environment, or the oil and gas industry
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