We are looking for a Principal Analyst to join our Americas Gulf of Mexico Upstream Team in Houston. Our dedicated oil and gas sector teams are located around the world, and deliver research and consulting projects based on our assessment and valuation of thousands of individual assets. Together we work with a range of clients including national and major oil companies, operators, investment banks and institutional investors.
About you and how you can excel in this role
You are passionate about upstream oil and gas and have built an in-depth understanding of the energy sector in your current or previous roles. You have an analytical, commercial mindset and an eye for detail. You also understand the big picture, which enables you to analyse and form clear, coherent conclusions from a variety of data and information. You find it easy communicating complex or technical information and delivering messages that are easily understood. You thrive in a collaborative, commercial and client-centric environment.
You have a proven track record of fostering strong working relationships including coaching, influencing and developing others around you. Delivering quality is your key driver and this is embedded in your team, making you credible with colleagues and clients. The way in which you work is productive and driven, striving to be best in class. You often share ideas and find better ways of working.
The people around you recognise your ability to develop others and build an environment in which people thrive and deliver high quality results. The way in which you work enables you to build strong, collaborative internal relationships and can influence within the wider company, at a variety of levels of seniority. You understand that diversity of experience and thought is important and that working across different geographies requires cultural appreciation.
If you are looking for a role where you can make positive impact on business results, your own team and those around you, apply now.
About the role
You will join a team of analysts and subject matter experts that provide comprehensive and thought-provoking research on the deepwater upstream industry. You will be adept at valuing oil and gas assets, and understand the key issues that inform that valuation. You will also form opinions on corporate strategies, business environment, exploration, M&A deals, petroleum economics, government energy policy and regional geopolitics. A large part of the role is sharing and presenting data and informed views to clients and industry,
You will be able to prioritise what matters to clients and the team, having regular interaction with senior business stakeholders. Your focus will be to champion change, fostering an open, innovative and dynamic team environment. You will ensure that we embrace new technologies or techniques to improve data processes and workflow. You will also work with client management and consulting to generate new research, sales and consulting opportunities.
What you’ll love about Wood Mackenzie
For the past 45 years, we have established our reputation as a trusted source of knowledge and forward- looking insight for the world’s most innovative organisations.
Our teams are located around the world, and deliver research and consulting projects based on our assessment and valuation of thousands of individual assets, companies and economic indicators such as market supply, demand and price trends. As a result, we can count the world’s key energy institutions and governments among our most loyal clients.
We are committed to supporting our people to grow and thrive. We value different perspectives and aspire to create an inclusive environment that encourages diversity and fosters a sense of belonging. We value everyone’s contribution and support them to reach their full potential while sustaining an organisational culture of health and well-being. There are opportunities to get involved in our Wellness, Diversity and Inclusion, and Community Engagement initiatives. We actively support flexible working and are happy to consider alternative work patterns, taking into account your needs and the needs of the team or division that you are looking to join.
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