Market Analyst

London, United Kingdom Countrywide
07 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. is one of the world's leading providers of engineering and construction services, including specialty consulting. We provide services to companies and organizations, in industrial, commercial domain and serve private and public sector clients and government clients across multiple sectors and geographies. We provide a complete spectrum of engineering services, procurement and construction management to process and infrastructure industry. We have a pan-India presence, with four world-class engineering delivery centers in Mumbai, and one each in Delhi, Baroda and Kolkata.

  • Undertake desk research in petrochemicals / polymers, refining and chemicals sectors at a global level.
  • Review and extract industry related information from various global / local databases and publications (for information regarding existing capacities, new projects, market demand, export, imports, prices, etc)
  • R egularly update and maintain in-house market models and databases.
  • Co-ordinate and work closely with the London office, providing regular data inputs
  • Participate in other ad hoc and multi-client studies on need basis
  • Bachelor's degree in chemistry or chemical engineering; B.Sc / B.Eng / B. Tech.
  • Exp - 1 to 2 yrs
  • Postgraduate science or business degree an advantage.
  • Previous experience in a commercial or techno-economic role in the petrochemical industry or within a technical or economic or market consultancy is desirable.
  • Broad understanding of the petrochemicals business, the structure of industry, the production technologies, plant operations and economic aspects such as markets.
  • Analytical skills including data analysis and identifying and troubleshooting problems. Good understanding of MS Excel including use of formulae and preparation of charts.
  • Research skills, understanding and extracting information from various databases and industry publications / journals.
  • Good command of the English language in written and spoken forms.
  • Proficiency in MS Office suite of programs.
  • Should be a self starter, highly self motivated. Be able to work independently and report results and findings to Consultants in the UK and US.
  • Good team working skills
  • Prepared to work in an environment of creative pressure

At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.