Resources & Energy Consulting Intern (Sydney location) - CR

  • Sydney NSW, Australia
  • Intern
  • Verisk Business: Wood Mackenzie
  • Department: University Recruiting

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. 

Hear what our team has to say about working with us:

We are proud to be a part of the Verisk family of companies! 

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 fifth 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 looking to take on Winter Interns to join our Consulting team based in the Sydney office for 2 months between June and August 2021. Our Internship program will provide invaluable experience for applicants considering a career in Consulting. The main responsibilities for the successful applicants will include (but are not limited to):

·         Supporting the wider consulting team on client engagements

·         Analysing commodity market data to understand the implications for clients

·         Utilising consulting frameworks to break down problems and communicate solutions to stakeholders

·         Participating in client meetings

·         Liaising with Wood Mackenzie Research stakeholders

The internship will provide:

  • A stimulating and fun environment working within our Consulting team
  • A chance to add value to the team through working on client projects
  • The opportunity to contribute and work on projects with direct relevance to issues facing the resources and energy sectors
  • Excellent support and coaching to get the best out of the internship
  • An intern-level salary for the duration of your internship



  • 1st or 2nd year undergraduate or masters students studying relevant degrees in Business, Engineering, Science, or any other similar course with an analytical focus. In particular candidates embarking on their second, or post graduate degree will be looked on favourably
  • A willingness to learn about our areas of focus from the ground up
  • Relevant work experience will be viewed as an added advantage, but is not a necessity.

Additional Information

Verisk Analytics is an equal opportunity employer.

All members of the Verisk Analytics family of companies are equal opportunity employers. We consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, gender identity and/or expression, sexual orientation, veteran's status, age or disability.

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