Petrochemical Researcher Petrochemical Researcher …

S&P Global
in London, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
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S&P Global
in London, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
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Petrochemical Researcher
S&P Global Platts

The Role: Petrochemicals Researcher

Grade ( relevant for internal applicants only ): 10

The Location: London, Gurgaon, Singapore, Virtual

The Team: The S&P Global Platts petrochemicals team provides benchmark price assessments across a wide range of petrochemical markets in APAC, EMEA and the Americas.

The Impact: You will be responsible for leading strategic research into global petrochemical markets, with an emphasis on Sustainability and Energy Transition.
This research will be instrumental in helping Platts identify opportunities to evolve and grow its petrochemical pricing portfolio and better serve customers in these transitioning markets.

What's in it for you:
  • Be at the forefront of emerging trends in petrochemical markets.
  • Opportunity to position yourself as a market expert in Sustainable Petrochemicals, as the industry looks to better align itself with ESG principles.
  • Significant career growth opportunities within Platts and S&P Global.
  • You will lead research into a broad range of global petrochemicals markets.
  • You will monitor emerging market trends, and study the impact of policy changes, technology innovation and shifting market dynamics on the industry's growth prospects.
  • You will conduct research and build projections on stakeholder' demand for market intelligence in traditional sectors and emerging ones, such as recycled plastics, biochemicals and low-carbon products.
  • You will work in close collaboration with a global team of Researchers, Editors and Analysts to identify growth opportunities for Platts, and leverage Platts cross-functional capabilities to accelerate data collection and analysis.
  • You will develop relationships with key industry stakeholders, and attend meetings and industry events virtually and/or in person.
  • You will work under the supervision of regional and global petrochemical managers.
  • You will present research findings through accurate datasets, reports and presentations.
What We're Looking For:
  • Five+ years of experience in petrochemicals/commodity market research/reporting, or relevant industry experience.
  • Experience leading projects independently.
  • Experience conducting cold calling and building strategic relationships with industry stakeholders.
  • Ability to present research findings to senior leaders.
  • Solid understanding of commodity market fundamentals and dynamics, and desire to further develop knowledge of global sustainable petrochemicals, including conducting market sizing and value chain mapping.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Self-starter, independent thinker and resourceful.
  • Ability to work effectively with others, many of whom may be working remotely.
  • Ability to prioritize and perform multiple tasks simultaneously.
Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor degree.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Commodity industry experience, such as research, reporting, or analytical.
  • Experience in research and project management.
  • Understanding of commodity/petrochemical markets fundamentals.
  • Experience building and maintaining industry relationships.
  • Commodity price assessment experience.
About Company Statement:

S&P Global Platts

At S&P Global Platts, we provide the insights; you make better informed trading and business decisions with confidence. We're the leading independent provider of information and benchmark prices for the commodities and energy markets. Customers in over 150 countries look to our expertise in news, pricing and analytics to deliver greater transparency and efficiency to markets. S&P Global Platts coverage includes oil and gas, power, petrochemicals, metals, agriculture and shipping.

S&P Global Platts is a division of S&P Global (NYSE: SPGI), which provides essential intelligence for individuals, companies and governments to make decisions with confidence. For more information, visit .

S&P Global has a Securities Disclosure and Trading Policy ("the Policy") that seeks to mitigate conflicts of interest by monitoring and placing restrictions on personal securities holding and trading. The Policy is designed to promote compliance with global regulations. In some Divisions, pursuant to the Policy's requirements, candidates at S&P Global may be asked to disclose securities holdings. Some roles may include a trading prohibition and remediation of positions when there is an effective or potential conflict of interest. Employment at S&P Global is contingent upon compliance with the Policy.

Equal Opportunity Employer:

S&P Global is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race/ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, military veteran status, unemployment status, or any other status protected by law. Only electronic job submissions will be considered for employment.
If you need an accommodation during the application process due to a disability, please send an email to: and your request will be forwarded to the appropriate person.

US Candidates Only:
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20 - Professional (EEO-2 Job Categories-United States of America), EDTGRP202.1 - Middle Professional Tier I (EEO Job Group)

Job ID: 268241
Posted On: 2021-11-26
Location: Gurgaon, Haryana, India
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