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Principal Analyst - Metals & Mining

Wood Mackenzie
New York, NY
Expired: over a month ago Applications are no longer accepted.
  • Full-Time
Job Description
Company Description

Wood Mackenzie are the global research, analytics, and consultancy business powering the natural resources industry. For 50 years, we have been providing the quality data, analytics, and insights our customers rely on to inspire their decision making.

Our dedicated oil, gas & LNG, power & renewables, chemicals, metals & mining sector teams are located around the world and deliver a variety of projects based on our assessment and valuation of thousands of individual assets, companies, and economic indicators such as market supply, demand, and price trends.

We have over 1,900 employees in 30 locations, serving customers in nearly 80 countries. Together, we inspire and innovate the markets we serve – providing invaluable intelligence to help our customers overcome the toughest challenges, and make strategic decisions that will, ultimately, accelerate the world’s transition to a more sustainable future.

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Job Description

We are seeking a Metallurgical Coal Principal Analyst to join our steel & raw material markets team. 

You will join a large, global team of diverse, highly experienced, purpose-driven experts producing industry-leading market insights on all things exciting about steel, iron ore, and metallurgical coal.

You will be based in the metallurgical team and play a pivotal role in ensuring the delivery of timely, relevant, robust data and insights to our clients.

At Wood Mackenzie, we are passionate about the energy transition. One of the ways Wood Mackenzie can contribute to energy transition is to actively engage in decarbonization discussions backed by insightful analysis and data. You will play a critical role in contributing to our industry-leading climate analysis.

Reporting to the Head of Steel & Raw Material Markets, you will apply strong analytical capabilities and knowledge of the steel and raw material industries to produce market analysis. These include supply, demand, price forecasts, and thought leadership analyses. Your creative ability and passion for the steel value chain will enable and support the development of new research products.

You will interact with industry participants at various levels to obtain information and communicate insight. You will establish relationships with industry stakeholders to acquire proprietary data and knowledge.

Your strong written and verbal communication skills will allow you to effectively transfer your team’s analysis to clients via written reports and presentations (including calls, webcasts, podcasts, and presentations) and face-to-face meetings.


You are an experienced steel value chain analyst with a preference for metallurgical coal, and you are passionate about this critical and dynamic commodity.  

You enjoy interacting with clients and speaking at public forums. You are passionate about creating an inclusive and safe workplace culture and building meaningful relationships with your colleagues. You enjoy inspiring, guiding, and mentoring younger analysts, helping them to grow.

You are degree-qualified in a relevant discipline (e.g. Economics / Business or Mining / Geology / Metallurgical Engineering etc.) and have 10 plus years’ experience analysing metallurgical coal through employment at either a consulting firm, resource company or in the financial sector. Your previous experience includes forecasting metallurgical coal supply, demand, prices and trade. You may also have experience with mines, power plants, traders, or other users of metallurgical coal and experience with their operations.

You have a fluent understanding of the Microsoft Office suite of products. It’s required you have advanced excel modelling skills.

You are curious, innovative, and passionate about commodity analysis, the green steel evolution, and government policy impact on the steel value chain. You have supported sales and marketing activities and have assisted in the ongoing development of client relationships. You have co-operated with Consulting, Sales, and Marketing teams in the Business Development process.


Additional Information

WoodMackenzie is an equal opportunities employer.

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.

Unsolicited resumes sent to WoodMackenzie, including unsolicited resumes sent to a WoodMackenzie business mailing address, fax machine or email address, or directly to WoodMackenzie employees, will be considered WoodMackenzie property. WoodMackenzie will not pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of unsolicited resume.


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