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Dow Jones Senior Analyst II, Energy & Feedstocks in HOUSTON, Texas

Job Description:

Job Description

Chemical Market Analytics, by OPIS, a Dow Jones Company (CMA) is seeking a Senior Analyst II who will be responsible for energy market research and analysis. This position will also play a key role in supporting the VP of Energy Markets within CMA.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Collection and organization of oil, natural gas and NGL related statistics and current events.

  • Lead the preparation of models, data sets and analytics for activities covering energy markets.

  • Support the design and preparation of content delivery tools that enhance client experience.

  • Support preparation of content, analytical tools, and processes; become the primary interface with the systems development for the upcoming services.

  • Support preparation of content that positions the service with oil companies, petrochemical producers, and downstream consumers.

  • Support and leverage intra-company expertise and content to support deliverables.


  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Finance/Accounting, Information Systems Management, Data Science or relevant discipline. Degree in chemical engineering or chemistry preferred.

  • Excellent English communication skills (Verbal and Written).

  • 5+ years’ relevant experience preferred.

  • Knowledge of the energy value chain and a proven ability to quickly gain an applied understanding of market dynamics.

  • Strong analytical and interpersonal skills.

  • Ability to clearly communicate complex content.

  • Advanced skills in Excel, PowerPoint and the use of analytical tools such as databases, spreadsheets, process documenting and business intelligence applications.

  • Experience/knowledge of data visualization applications, data analysis and data modelling.


  • Someone who is keen to pursue a career in the analysis of energy markets.

  • The ideal candidate should enjoy working with multiple stakeholders across different levels of the business and using multiple in-house systems.

  • A proven ability to manage and make progress on multiple initiatives running in parallel, prioritizing and leveraging strong organizational and project management skills.

  • Must be highly motivated able to work with minimum supervision and be able to work effectively and efficiently within a flexible global team environment.

  • The ideal candidate will need to be detail oriented and task driven with a strong work ethic and able to work in a fast-paced environment.

  • Strong investigative ability and curiosity to understand and solve problems and data issues.

  • Excellent organizational skills with the ability to work under pressure to achieve set deadlines and with a high attention to detail.

  • Must have strong interpersonal, analytical and communication skills (written and oral).

  • Self-motivated, with the ability to work autonomously and as part of a team to achieve results.

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills are required.

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Business Area: OPIS-CMA

Job Category: Data Analytics/Warehousing & Business Intelligence

Union Status:

Non-Union role

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Req ID: 36533