This position is an opportunity to
work for a dynamic, entrepreneurial company focusing on energy commodity
fundamental analysis. BENTEK, a division of Platts, is a team
of highly motivated professionals delivering mission-critical information and
market analysis to the energy industry. BENTEK has
experienced tremendous growth in revenue in recent years and is now
significantly expanding our product line and client outreach efforts and global
integration in conjunction with Platts. We need an enthusiastic,
creative, flexible and motivated individual to join our Denver or Houston based
As a member of our Consulting
(Advisory Services) Team, this individual will be involved in developing
conclusions, risks, and recommendations for our consulting clients and
presenting these results directly to the client’s team. This
individual will lead a team of highly experienced BENTEK analysts dedicated to
each assigned project. The team, including the Project Manager,
will be responsible for analyzing the natural gas, NGL, and/or oil markets
across North American as well as globally with specific focus on the interest
of each client. This individual will need to effectively
communicate market developments, methodologies and assumptions behind our
forecasts and projections and support for our conclusions and
recommendations. This role is responsible for developing presentations to
effectively communicate information to our client’s board of directors,
executive officers, and management teams. In addition, it will be
critical to assess the client’s need for existing products or the need for
customized analysis. This person will also be responsible for handling
data management, research and analysis, inbound service calls and outbound
support calls. The right candidate must be outgoing, flexible, be team
oriented and be dedicated in order to work in our fast paced environment.
Responsibilities on the Consulting Team will include:
Managing several projects at a time from start to
Contribute to each project by identifying the
Prepare engagement contracts and review Non-disclosure
Prepare and deliver Executive level PowerPoint
Manage the process of each project from execution of
engagement to final delivery
Manage expectation of customer throughout the process
Recognize consulting opportunities and capitalize on
Be creative, innovative, and entrepreneurial
Aptitude for mathematical
Basic knowledge of mathematical and statistical
concepts and research methods.
Business acumen – working knowledge of energy industry
business management and operating/accounting principles.
Interpersonal and communication
Strong individual contributor with consultative style
and aptitude for collaboration and teamwork. Skilled at working
across multi-disciplinary functions and departments.
Superior verbal, written and presentation skills along
with excellent interpersonal skills.
Ability to read, comprehend and analyze complex written
material, speak and write clearly, concisely and effectively.
Ability to work under pressure and meet strict
Proficient in collecting and analyzing complex data,
evaluating information and drawing logical conclusions.
Substantial responsibility in the compilation,
analysis, interpretation and reporting of data.
Detail oriented and organized.
Ability to design new products, procedures,
methodologies, and strategies
Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously,
working under time pressure and to work independently as well as in a team
Ability to work independently or in collaborative groups
to determine objectives, provide recommendations and develop conclusions.
Maintain cooperative working relations with co-workers,
customers and pipeline representatives.
Result Orientation – proactive problem-solving ability
with a solutions-oriented attitude. Focus on results with an ability
to manage frequently changing priorities in a professional and production
Bachelors Degree in Engineering, Economics, Business,
Finance, Mathematics, or related field of study. Masters degree a
Minimum of five to ten years previous experience in the
natural gas, NGL, or Oil markets.
Proficiency in Microsoft Office Products, Excel,
PowerPoint, Word and SQL. The ability to shape/influence/test the
development of new system applications and knowledge of relational
databases is also an asset.
Persistent with a natural curiosity about energy market
CFA a plus
Regular full-time employees of The
McGraw-Hill Companies routinely receive the following benefits:
Medical, Dental, Vision insurance, Flexible spending
accounts with company contribution
401K with company matching, long-term and annual
incentives, stock purchase program
Many work/life benefits such as low-cost emergency
child- and elder-care, parental leave for birth or adoption, flexible work
arrangements, volunteer opportunities, employee assistance programs,
tuition reimbursement, employee discounts, and much more
About the Company
BENTEK, a division of Platts, is an
energy market information, analysis and decision tools company based in Denver,
Colorado with offices in New York, D.C., Singapore, London and Houston.
The firm provides data, analytical tools, research, market advice and strategy
recommendations focused on the energy markets including natural gas, NGLs, and
crude oil. Our flagship products are Energy Market Fundamental reports
and the Benport Data Warehouse, an information service and set of associated
technologies used by participants in the North American natural gas market.
The Commodities & Commercial
Markets segment of McGraw-Hill Financial provides industry-leading
intelligence, benchmarks, analytics, and solutions that enable business
professionals and other consumers to make better decisions. Its market-leading
brands – Platts, J.D. Power and Associates, McGraw-Hill Construction, and
Aviation Week – have a common focus: generating growth opportunities by
integrating into customers' workflows and infrastructure.
The McGraw-Hill Companies is an
equal opportunity employer. Only electronic job submissions will be considered
for employment. For special accommodation due to disability, please email
webmaster -at- mcgraw-hill.com and your request will be forwarded to the
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