IHS Markit Research Intern/Apprentice in Houston, Texas

The candidate will have a minimum of 3 years of a degree and is interested in working in an energy company as an intern. An engineering degree is an ideal qualification but a good technical or commercial degree will be accepted combined with industry knowledge in the downstream refining and petrochemical markets. The candidate should have some experience and be comfortable working with various modeling applications including Microsoft Excel, and simulation & linear programming models. Any experience gained doing detailed energy modeling for forecasting demand and supply will be a distinct advantage.

Key Responsibilities and Expectations:

  • Manage, maintain and enhance proprietary supply and demand models and databases.

  • Provide written market analysis and reasoned forecasts to both internal stakeholders and clients

  • Deliver consulting projects delivering models customized for client needs.

  • Contribute to consulting projects and deliverables by conducting market trend analysis, scenario planning and competitive assessment, using the models.

  • Contribute to business development and client relationship management, including proposal development.

  • Conduct training of model methodologies and usage for clients and internal colleagues and develop and maintain documentation for the model structure and functionalities.

  • Demonstrate excellent written and spoken English

  • Advanced Microsoft Excel, VBA programing is a plus.

  • Conversant with the use of Microsoft Word and PowerPoint

  • Must have strong interpersonal, analytical and communication skills (written and oral). Experience of public speaking to small and large groups is necessary.

  • 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 location is the IHS Markit Houston offices

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IHS Markit harnesses deep sources of information, analytics and expertise to forge solutions for the industries and markets that drive global economies. Our company partners with clients in business, finance and government to provide the unrivaled insights and perspectives that lead to well-informed, confident decisions. We call this The New Intelligence. IHS Markit serves more than 50,000 key customers in more than 140 countries, including 80 percent of the Fortune Global 500. We help decision makers apply higher-level thinking to daily tasks and strategic issues across a host of industries and disciplines including energy, finance, automotive, engineering, technology, maritime and trade, aerospace and defense, chemical, and economics and country risk.

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