Research Analyst, LNG Shipping

  • Delhi, India
  • Full-time
  • Verisk Business: Wood Mackenzie

Company Description

Wood Mackenzie is the global leader in data, analysis and consulting across the energy, chemicals, metals, mining, power and renewables sectors.

Founded in 1973, our success has always been underpinned by the simple principle of providing trusted research and advice that makes a difference to our customers. Today we have over 2,000 customers ranging from the largest global energy companies and financial institutions to governments as well as smaller market specialists.

Our teams are located around the world. This enables us to stay closely connected with customers and the markets and sectors we cover. Collectively this allows us to offer a compelling combination of global commodity analysis with detailed local market knowledge.

We are committed to supporting our people to grow and thrive. We value different perspectives and aspire to create an inclusive environment that encourages diversity and fosters a sense of belonging. We are committed to creating a workplace that works for you and encourage everyone to get involved in our Wellness, Diversity and Inclusion, and Community Engagement initiatives. We actively support flexible working and are happy to consider alternative work patterns, taking into account your needs and the needs of the team or division that you are looking to join. 

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At the heart of what we do is help clients manage risk. Verisk (Nasdaq: VRSK) provides data and insights to our customers in insurance, energy and the financial services markets so they can make faster and more informed decisions.   

Our global team uses AI, machine learning, automation, and other emerging technologies to collect and analyze billions of records. We provide advanced decision-support to prevent credit, lending, and cyber risks. In addition, we monitor and advise companies on complex global matters such as climate change, catastrophes, and geopolitical issues.  

But why we do our work is what sets us apart. It stems from a commitment to making the world better, safer and stronger.  

It’s the reason Verisk is part of the UN Global Compact sustainability initiative. It’s why we made a commitment to balancing 100 percent of our carbon emissions. It’s the aim of our “returnship” program for experienced professionals rejoining the workforce after time away. And, it’s what drives our annual Innovation Day, where we identify our next first-to-market innovations to solve our customers’ problems.   

At its core, Verisk uses data to minimize risk and maximize value. But far bigger, is why we do what we do. 

At Verisk you can build an exciting career with meaningful work; create positive and lasting impact on business; and find the support, coaching, and training you need to advance your career. We have received the Great Place to Work® Certification for the fourth consecutive year. We’ve been recognized by Forbes as a World’s Best Employer and a Best Employer for Women, testaments to our culture of engagement and the value we place on an inclusive and diverse workforce.  Verisk’s Statement on Racial Equity and Diversity supports our commitment to these values and affecting positive and lasting change in the communities where we live and work.  

Job Description

Wood Mackenzie is seeking a highly motivated global LNG Vessel Tracking Analyst to join our Global Short-term LNG Analytics team.  This role is integral to maintaining and developing our expertise in LNG vessel tracking, fleet datasets and analyzing LNG volume movements.  You will be working closely alongside experienced analysts based in Singapore, Spain, UK and US to analyze the trading and short-term LNG markets as part of our short-term LNG service.  In addition, you will be applying analytical skills to our proprietary datasets to help create client reports, and answer market queries. You will also take part in future development of the shipping product. This is a full-time Analyst role, based in India.


About the role 

You will be responsible for ensuring our LNG voyage history is kept up-to-date and accurate, and that any unusual patterns in our shipping data are investigated and resolved.  Your role is key for the efficient running of our regional market analysts, who will help you ensure that local import/export statistics are consistent with the global datasets.   You will be working closely with our team of shipping analysts in US and UK, to help in the delivery of a weekly LNG voyage report for our clients to better understand LNG flows on a granular level.

You will also be expected to contribute to the analytical content and the writing of our monthly LNG shipping analytics report, being guided by our experienced LNG short-term and shipping analysts.  You can expect to partake in client queries, particularly when this relates to historic shipping data and forward chartering forecasts.

As we develop out further our LNG short-term capabilities, you will find yourself at the center of our product development program – helping Wood Mackenzie grow and enhance the shipping product while establishing it as a central piece of the next generation of the company’s products.

The level of appointment to which band on the company banding structure will be dependent on your skills, experience and capabilities demonstrated at assessment prior to offer of employment.



About you and how you can excel in this role

Your required skills and qualifications include:

•            BSc or MSc engineering, economics, data science or shipping/logistics

•            Advanced MS Excel skills

•            Experience working with large databases

•            Experience working with data visualization tools

•            English (fluent spoken and good written)

•            A strong grasp of the LNG shipping market

•            Exposure to programming languages desirable (Python in particular)

To be successful you will need to demonstrate that you are:

•            Self-motivated, engaged and focused on delivering high quality results

•            Flexible in your approach, embrace change and seek continuous improvement

•            Have attention to detail and a desire to problem solve

•            Able to build and maintain networks and relationships internally and externally

•            Able to communicate ideas clearly across remotes teams

•            Passionate about the LNG market and shipping

Additional Information

Verisk Analytics is an equal opportunity employer.

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