Researcher / analyst
Gurgaon - Ambience
IHS (NYSE: IHS) is the leading source of information and insight in pivotal areas that shape today's business landscape: energy, economics, geopolitical risk, sustainability and supply chain management. Businesses and governments around the globe rely on our comprehensive content, expert independent analysis and flexible delivery methods to make high-impact decisions and develop strategies with speed and confidence. IHS was founded in 1959 and is headquartered in Englewood, Colorado, USA. Trusted by clients for more than 50 years, IHS employs more than 8000 people in 31 countries. We serve 80 percent of the Global Fortune 500 as well as businesses and governments in 165 countries.
Key support role for the IHS Markit Chemical Insight, Inorganics team in Asia and London. The candidate will give analytical support to all aspects of the groups' activities. In this role the candidate will be working closely with the senior members of the team in all aspects of the business with key responsibility
for ensuring analytical models are kept up-to-date, carrying out ad-hoc analysis and development as well as ensuring tools, charts and tables supporting market report publications are current
and presentable. The right candidate will gain the opportunity to have direct exposure to the customer base, leading to individual responsibility for distinct product market coverage within the Asia and EMEA chlor-alkali/vinyls sectors.
GENERAL JOB DUTIES
In this role initial responsibilities will include:
Fulfil data requests from clients.Create/modify Microsoft Excel graphs and tables for weekly/monthly market reports and annual world analyses.Proof and modify senior level analysts' text for market reports and world analysis.Create presentation materials in Microsoft Power Point for meetings and conferences.Maintaining and updating of capacity and trade databases and systems.Develop/maintain techno-economic models for chemical price and margin forecastingInterface with other regional officesSupport of marketing efforts at both IHS Chemical sponsored events and outside events, including follow up on prospects and marketing of organization servicesBackup support for senior members of the team, covering report coverage
The suitable candidate will quickly be able to develop into a more industry focused role and will also be required to:
Maintain an industry contact base and use to gain market insight and understandingGain strong understanding in certain areas within the Asia polymer and chlor-alkali/vinyls industries with an eye to becoming expert in one of these fields.Regular written and analytical contributions to weekly, monthly and annual publications.
- Strong Microsoft Office skills — Word & Excel. Execellent Power Point ability will have an advantage.
- Ability to multi-task.
- Ability to meet deadlines.
- Ability to work fast and efficiently to get requested data to clients in a timely manner.
- Preferably with 1-2 years Chemical industry experience. Fresh graduate with good credential is also encourage to apply.
- Candidate must be fluent in English, both written and spoken. Good communication skills, both written and verbal.
- A successful candidate must have strong organizational skills, ability to meet deadlines, very strong analytical skills and top-notch communication skills.
- They will also be able to work in a team environment, but also individually with limited support and guidance.
*Only qualified candidates will receive consideration and follow up.
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