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Analyst / Senior Analyst, European Gas - F&R

Reference
JREQ092884
Contract Type
Permanent
Sector
Energy & Manufacturing
Location
London
Salary
Competitive
Expiry Date
03/12/2018
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Job Description

ROLE PURPOSE

  • Part of the European Natural Gas Research team
  • Design and build European Natural Gas Fundamentals & Analytics tool in Eikon for analysts/traders active in European markets
  • Design and develop new methodologies, quantitative models, analysis and commentary that enhance existing or new products and services
  • Maintain existing product performance and independent analysis standards
  • Internally, work with various departments to grow new ideas and expand the scope of existing products

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Build and help maintain proprietary forecast models and/or revenue-enhancing products and services. This includes developing methodologies, calculations, and testing and benchmarking procedures
  • Conduct and publish independent research, analysis and ad hoc reports on specific markets as required
  • Support and build strong relationships with clients by attending client meetings and responding to queries regarding market content, analytics, reports and quantitative models
  • Attend to ad hoc research requests from internal and external sources
  • Share knowledge across the company/train departments on the construction and use of ongoing research projects

TECHNICAL / PROFESSIONAL SKILLS & COMPETENCIES

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Economics, Finance, Science, Engineering or other relevant field
  • Minimum of 3 years experience (either academic or commercial) in analysis, model development
  • Beginner\Intermediate level experience with programming software
  • Self-motivated and independent – demonstrated success initiating new ideas for product development
  • Ability to synthesize, structure and explain in-depth analysis in an interesting, accessible manner
  • Must possess strong written and verbal communication skills in order to present at various levels

Preferred Qualifications

  • Advanced degrees: Master’s in one or more fields listed in Minimum Qualifications
  • 2+ years experience of fundamental analysis of European energy markets
  • Experience with developing fundamental supply-demand models using software such as Matlab or similar platform (e.g., R) for numerical analysis.
  • Fundamental analysis skills especially drivers of price formation and direction, supply & demand, storage

RELATIONSHIPS: INTERNAL / EXTERNAL

  • All internal departments, including, but not limited to Sales, Product Management, IT and Business Development
  • Regular communication with European gas traders and analysts in the UK and on the Continent

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