WS/2442 - Resarch Analysts (Multiple Positions)-US

Job ID



Management/Business Analysis


Resarch Analysts (Multiple Positions)-US




50-80K (USD) Base Salary


USA, Houston

Open To

US Nationals or Green Card Holders

Start Date


A fast growing Business Intelligence Group seeks to recruit a team of Research Analysts to support the development of their North American operations. You will analyse the oilfield services market in the US onshore market, reviewing market data and delivering analytical interpretations and insight. Applicants invited, with a minimum of 3 years’ experience in the upstream oilfield market either in the equipment supply, service company, operator or market analytics areas. An understanding of the unconventional market is highly desired. This is a great opportunity to join at an early stage of their North America development and to play a key part in shaping and delivering product and research offerings for the US market.

The Group is fast becoming a market leader in the supply of business intelligence and market analytics for the oil and gas industry. They have grown rapidly in recent times through expansion and targeted acquisitions and are committed to further investment. Their goal is to enhance independent data, research, and consulting services for global energy companies and associated financial and oilfield services markets.

The role encompasses many functions including:
  • Be proactive in understanding all aspects of the business, the market and research processes.
  • Build good working relationships within your team of analysts but also reaching out to peers across the Group.
  • Conduct insightful research on US unconventional and conventional market activity.
  • Report analysis and insights through company materials, publications and the groups subscription content.
  • Assist the company with the collation, interpretation and management of data and information on the US onshore market
  • Support data collation, analysis and interpretation for bespoke research requests for client requests or consulting engagements
  • Work with the wider group members to assist in the development and enhancement of the groups product and service offerings to deepen analysis, insight and product differentiation.
  • Build a network of company connections and experienced industry individuals to assist in understanding market trends and developments and to provide reputable commentary and support.
  • Help generate new business opportunities through networking and participating in promotional events.
This is an exciting role, working for a young and evolving organisation that has a real “can-do” attitude in all things. As they continue to expand and leverage the market, this is a great opportunity to help build the right tools and deliver intelligence-led data-driven insights to the oilfield.

Preferences: The successful candidate will have:
  • Degree educated or a good qualification with relevant expertise.
  • A minimum of 3 years' relevant experience in the upstream oilfield market either in the equipment supply, service company, operator or market analytics areas essential.
  • Previous Research Analyst experience preferred.
  • A deep understanding of the US onshore market desired.
  • Commercially aware with a good understanding of economics and forecasting desired.
  • A high-level understanding of the wider E&P industry, particularly understanding company development strategies desired.
  • A good knowledge of market practices and technologies for the unconventional market desired.
  • Good contacts within oilfield service companies, operators and analytical community desired.
  • A strong team player with excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Strong communication skills - highly articulate with the ability to simplify and communicate complex technical issues to clients
  • Excellent verbal, writing and communication skills, and an ability to create compelling content for external audiences.
  • Ability to write independent research.
  • A good understanding and practical experience in data handling and analysis. Experience of GIS software and relational databases would be an advantage
  • Ability to work under own initiative to meet project deadlines.
Other Information
Package: A Base Salary of $50K - $80K plus a Benefits Package (e.g. Health, Vision, Dental Insurance, Flexible vacation and work schedule, generous vacation/leave policy...)

Please apply online and upload a Cover Letter in support of your application (e.g. should outline a) why you feel you may be particularly suited to this position (i.e. relevant skills/experience and education) b) your availability and c) your salary expectations.
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