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Consultant Agribusiness in Gurgaon, India - Ambience Mall

Consultant Agribusiness

Job Description – North America Consultant

Agribusiness consultant                                                                


IHS Agribusiness consulting – new service: Farm Economics & Cost of Production


The Analyst assists Directors and Consultants with economic research and data analysis for use in proprietary models as well as the compilation of project reports and presentations across a wide range of agribusiness value chains.  The Analyst will initially be part of a new product development team to build several proprietor models.

Essential Functions

  • Highly proficient or advanced levels of Excel.  Ready skills to construct and manipulate Excel workbooks for data analysis, develop graphical reports, and interpret economic and statistical/econometric modes  
  • Skills to conduct independent research and data mining via internet and consultations with internal experts and clients 
  • Ability to interpret agricultural supply/demand fundamentals, trade data, industry structure, and other economic and business concepts across multiple value chains.
  • Ability to learn independently and to work and communicate with a global team of consultants
  • Ability to manipulate proprietary software (Pricing Database, GPS, and Excel Workbooks) for data collection is preferred
  • Writing and proofreading written reports.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • High level of quantitative and qualitative analytics as well as analytical creativity
  • Highly proficient in Microsoft Office programs and advanced level of Excel
  • Highly proficiency with data manipulation in Excel, Access, and other programs
  • Practical understanding of market research methods and data mining
  • Multi-tasking, time management and ability to prioritize tasks
  • Must learn and understand food, agriculture and agribusiness industry terminology across all value chains
  • Agronomic knowledge of the major global agricultural crops is preferred
  • Minimum education requirement is a master’s degree or equivalent in economics, finance, business or related field.  PHD level education is valued but not required.
  • At least 5 years of work experience in agriculture, economics or related is required.   
  • Language proficiency beyond English is a plus (e.g. Asian languages skills are desired)  


Inclusion and diversity are critical to the success of IHS Markit, and we actively encourage applications from people of all backgrounds. We are committed to providing equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other protected category. For more information on the many ways in which we enthusiastically support inclusion and diversity efforts for both candidates and employees, please access our Inclusion & Diversity Statement here.

We are proud to provide reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with IHS Markit and need special assistance or an accommodation to use our website or to apply for a position, please contact or call +1 212 849 0399. Determination on requests for reasonable accommodation are considered on a case-by-case basis. This contact information (email and phone) is intended for application assistance and accommodation requests only. We are unable to accept resumes or provide information about application status through the phone number or email address above. Resumes are only accepted through the online application process, and only qualified candidates will receive consideration and follow-up.

IHS Markit maintains a substance-free workplace; employees may be asked to submit to a drug test (where permitted by law).  In addition, as a federal contractor in the United States, the company participates in the E-Verify Program to confirm eligibility to work.

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IHS Markit Business Code of Conduct
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Current Colleagues

If you are currently employed by IHS Markit, please apply internally via the Workday internal careers site.

  • Req ID: R19909
  • Date Posted: 02/23/2021
  • Job Category: Consulting and Professional Services
  • Location: Gurgaon, India - Ambience Mall
  • City, State: Gurgaon
  • Country: India

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