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Senior Research Analyst in Multiple Locations

Senior Research Analyst

Cambridge - Cambridge Pkwy | Washington DC-1300 Connecticut

IHS Markit (NASDAQ: INFO) is a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions for the major industries and markets that drive economies worldwide. The company delivers next-generation information, analytics and solutions to customers in business, finance and government, improving their operational efficiency and providing deep insights that lead to well-informed, confident decisions. IHS Markit has more than 50,000 key business and government customers, including 80 percent of the Fortune Global 500 and the world’s leading financial institutions. Headquartered in London, IHS Markit is committed to sustainable, profitable growth.


The position requires a seasoned analyst with 3 to 5 years of experience in North American power markets. The Senior Research Analyst is expected to work within a team of broad North American power and renewables researchers in analyzing policy, technology costs and competitiveness, developing forecasts and contributing to consulting projects. 

Job Duties:

  • Collect data and maintain models to perform research tasks for fundamentals and economic analysis of renewables and other supply resources
  • Lead or contribute to regular reports including power and renewable forecasts, market updates,  and competitor analyses. 
  • Carry out topical research to help clients understand drivers, trends, competitive landscape, and opportunities
  • Deliver insights through written reports, presentations, and client interactions
  • Participate in consulting project development and delivery
  • Collaborate with energy researchers on broader reports and studies  

Required Education:

Bachelor’s degree in economics, statistics or industry-related field required. Graduate degree with quantitative skills preferred..

Required Experience:

At least 3 years of power experience typically acquired by working in industry, government, research, or consulting.

Other Skills:

  • Strong analytical skills and demonstrated experience in using structured methods and data analysis to derive research insights and messages.
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Effective interpersonal skills to enable communication and collaboration with colleagues and clients.
  • Ability to work effectively in a team-oriented environment and to navigate in a matrix organization.
  • Advanced proficiency with MS Office applications required (Excel, Word and PowerPoint).

It is the policy of IHS Markit to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, IHS Markit will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. We maintain a drug-free workplace. For candidates in the US, we are a participant in E-Verify (see link below).

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