Energy and Downstream Consulting Analyst

IHS Markit
Houston, USA
$58k - $115k
15 Nov 2022
29 Nov 2022
Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
The Role: Energy and Downstream Consulting Analyst

The Location: Houston

The Team: The S&P Global Energy and Downstream Advisory Practice is recognized as a market leader in the industry. The practice brings an unparalleled combination of industry knowledge, data analytic tools, and strategic mindset to help clients solve complex issues. The practice covers the complete energy value chain and advises policy makers, investors, traders and energy market leaders on the most relevant topics of the industry, including:

Energy Transition Strategy and Policy
Emissions, Abatement Technologies and Cost Curves, and Net Zero Roadmaps
Battery Storage
Renewables and Power Markets
Carbon Capture and Sequestration
Global & Regional Gas Markets Including Liquified Natural Gas
Oil Refining
Crude and product transportation and storage
Crude and products wholesale and retail markets
Refining integration into petrochemicals
Crude oil to chemicals

The Impact: Our consultants are "Power Users" of S&P Global products, capable of conducting a wide range of energy industry workflows at the highest standards of rigor and speed. We provide bespoke research and advisory services, combining deep industry and technical expertise, with top-tier strategy, commercial and investment banking experience. Our Analysts and Consultants network and collaborate with various S&P Global subject matter experts around the world in the planning and delivery of consulting projects, as well as market development activities.

What's in it for you We are here to support your transition into the professional world or help you add to your industry experience. In addition to working with our industry experts in your full-time role, you'll be part of a global development program, designed to create the space for you to invest in your personal and professional development. As part of the development program, you'll gain insight into our diverse business, interact with our leaders, build vital skills and become an integral part of the S&P Global community and culture - all designed to enhance the exciting work you do with the team you're hired into! You'll be part of a global community, building an invaluable network of knowledge and support from your mentors, peer group and wider teams.

  • Conduct research to support bespoke consulting projects
  • Contribute to and work with consulting teams across disciplines such as agriculture, chemicals, automotive, international markets
  • Participate in consulting project client virtual meetings
  • Support senior staff in business development activities
What We're Looking For: Candidates should demonstrate keen interest in, and familiarity with, the energy sector, either through relevant post-graduate studies or internship experience (i.e., industry, banking, or consulting), ideally, with a large or leading organization. Successful candidates must also show technical proclivity through either their experience or education.
A bachelor or master's degree (or equivalent) in engineering, economics or finance
Preferable between 0-5 years of relevant work experience
Excellent communication and time management skills, including the ability to deliver on firm deadlines
Able to communicate also in Spanish and/or Portuguese
Strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills
An aptitude to learn and adapt quickly in a rapidly changing environment
The ability to build strong working relationships in a collaborative setting
Intermediate to advanced proficiency in Microsoft Office suite (MS Word, Excel, and PPT)
Ability to handle several projects simultaneously

Flexible Working
We pride ourselves on our agility and diversity, and we welcome requests to work flexibly. For most roles, flexible hours and/or an element of remote working are usually possible. Please talk to us at interview about the type of arrangement that is best for you. We will always try to be adaptable wherever we can.

Return to Work
Have you taken time out for caring responsibilities and are now looking to return to work? As part of our Return to Work initiative (link to career site page when available), we are encouraging enthusiastic and talented returners to apply, and will actively support your return to the workplace.

Grade/Level ( relevant for internal applicants only ): 5

Compensation/Benefits Information (US Applicants Only):
S&P Global states that the anticipated base salary range for this position is $58,300 to $115,850. 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 .

About Company Statement:

S&P Global delivers essential intelligence that powers decision making. We provide the world's leading organizations with the right data, connected technologies and expertise they need to move ahead. As part of our team, you'll help solve complex challenges that equip businesses, governments and individuals with the knowledge to adapt to a changing economic landscape.

S&P Global Commodity Insights enables organizations to create long-term, sustainable value with data and insights for a complete view on the global energy and commodities markets.

Equal Opportunity Employer:

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: and your request will be forwarded to the appropriate person.

US Candidates Only:
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