IHS Market Base Chemical Insights is seeking an Associate Director who will be responsible for market analysis and coverage of the Benzene and Propylene derivative markets (specifically MDI/TDI/propylene oxide/polyols/phenol/acetone) markets across the Americas, supporting IHS Market Chemical Market Advisory Services dedicated to these important markets.
Responsibilities shall include:
Regular writing of Monthly, Weekly and Annual reports describing polyurethane feedstocks and phenol/acetone markets - contract prices, margin analysis, supply demand and forecasts.
Construction and maintenance of short term and long-term supply/demand models:
Design, develop and maintenance of econometric models which determine production cash costs and margins.
Construct robust and defendable short term and long-term price and margin forecasts.
Support existing clients with a focus on increasing IHS Markit Chemical’s exposure inside client organizations
Continuous proactive marketing of related Market Advisory Services to meet annual growth goals:
Provide written market analysis and reasoned forecasts to required Market Advisory Services while providing
support to the Chemicals Consulting Business for single client project work, as required.
Qualifications - External
Extensive technical and commercial experience in the petrochemical markets, with a primary focus in benzene/aromatics and propylene derivatives. Experience in phenol/acetone/MDI/TDI/propylene oxide/polyols would be a distinct advantage. Expectations include:
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