Location: London, Denver or Houston Grade: 12 ( for internal purposes onl y)
The Role: Platts Analytics is seeking a leader for our newly formed Low Carbon Electricity analytics practice, responsible for creating a high performing team of analysts responsible for driving the development of new tools and forecasting services that reflect the changing value proposition of low carbon electricity. While the focus is likely to initially be towards solar and wind generated electricity all sources of low carbon electricity (including nuclear) will be considered as part of the supply, demand and pricing dynamics of the market. to The team will develop and refine data and models for power capture prices to Guarantees of Origin valuation and impact on consumers, developers and other stakeholders.
The Impact: This is a key role for Platts as it is focused on delivering on the promise of a brand new area of coverage for Platts that is of key importance to the future of the company as well as having a high degree of impact on the broader world. Platts Analytics is a global team responsible for analyzing, interpreting and forecasting global energy market fundamentals and prices for commodities including oil, natural gas, power, carbon and coal. Our customers represent a wide range of activities across the energy industry and, as a result, our analysis is reviewed and challenged from many different perspectives. You will play a leading role in the Platts Analytics team in developing these services into major new growth areas, drive alignment and integration across analytics. In addition you will work with pricing teams and the product management group, together with other stakeholders in marketing, sales and technology to help support and develop new products and assessments.
Build a high performing low carbon electricity analyst team and create bench strength
Coach, mentor and develop individual members of the team to maximise their potential as well as creating a strong, collaborative team culture.
Lead research agenda, articulate key themes and insights to your team of low carbon electricity analysts; drive high quality output via research reports and analytical insights
Work closely with other Analytics teams, such as Power and Future Energy Outlooks to support one integrated short and long term outlook.
Define model requirements, calculation and assumptions and identify data needs for data and modelling team to develop before testing and then leveraging models to produce market insights and forecasts
Present and articulate expertise and thought leadership through a variety of media including but not limited to podcasts, webinars, video, TV, conference and forum speaking engagements
Work closely with the Pricing team to maintain alignment around Energy Transition offering across the board
Work with Product Management teams to develop and execute on Go-To-Market plans for product rollout/launches.
Work with Marketing and Sales organization to identify opportunities and agree on sales plans
Be a "product ambassador", interacting with existing clients and market participants to present the product, while also soliciting feedback, determining industry trends/pain points and creating a product roadmap to ensure client and market needs for power and renewables content and tools are met
Knowledge & Skills:
Proven leadership ability, demonstrating strong coaching skills and the ability to develop individuals, promoting team collaboration as well as personal accountability
Strong experience in low carbon energy / power market analysis globally (renewables, nuclear, etc). Additional experience in other markets, e.g. gas, coal and carbon, would be advantageous
Proven management skills
Excellent communication skills with the ability to communicate across a wide range of groups and personalities internally and externally
Strong customer mind set with demonstrated ability to engage directly and honestly with customers on all issues and deliver positive experience by creating a partnership mentality
Strong presentation skills
Experience handling and visualizing large data sets would be preferred
Experience in project management a plus, preferably at a utility, commodity information, energy, or financial technology company
About Platts and S&P Global Platts is a premier source of benchmark price assessments and commodities intelligence. At Platts, the content you generate and the relationships you build are essential to the energy, petrochemicals, metals and agricultural markets.
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103 - Middle Management (EEO Job Group) (inactive), 10 - Officials or Managers (EEO-2 Job Categories-United States of America), ANLYTC103.2 - Middle Management Tier II (EEO Job Group)
Job ID: 258570 Posted On: 2021-01-22 Location: London, United Kingdom