Our Northwest Houston, TX client is seeking a Refined Products Research Analyst


Job Description:

This position will assist the Refined Products Trading group in the development of fundamental supply and demand forecasts for domestic gasoline and distillate markets. Responsibilities of the position will include, but are not limited to:   developing new and creative approaches to forecast regional product balances; researching and analyzing refinery behaviors, margin levels, international arbs, inter-regional transportation spreads, and forward curve structures to determine balances; developing and communicating trade ideas; and other duties as assigned or required.

Required Skills

  • Excellent communication (both written and oral) and organization skills
  • Ability to create and develop ideas and strategies independently then relay information quickly and concisely
  • Exceptional analytical and problem solving skills
  • Proven team player with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment

Required Experience

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Mathematics, Statistics, or a related discipline preferred
  • Minimum of two years experience at a refinery, preferred
  • Minimum of one year experience working in a US Refining Analyst type role at a hedge fund, sell-side research shop, or investment bank
  • Demonstrated understanding and application of refinery economics and refinery behaviors
  • Expertise with utilizing various statistical models including Econometric Modeling  (regression analysis, maximum likelihood estimation, etc.) and Mathematical Modeling (linear programming, optimization, etc.)
  • Familiarity with databases (Oracle, SQL) and various programming languages (MatLab, VBA, C++, etc)

Please visit us on the web at http://www.frontlinesourcegroup.com

Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/V/D.  Candidates must have authorization to work in the U.S.  Clients will not sponsor visas.

Frontline Source Group™ is one of the fastest growing Information Technology, Accounting, Legal, Human Resources, Administrative, and Clerical staffing and direct hire firms with offices throughout Texas, which location in Austin, Dallas, Fort Worth, Plano, Houston, Sugar Land,  and The Woodlands.

Frontline specializes in matching top talent with companies for direct, contract, and contract-to-hire placements.  We work with clients and candidates in all areas of the United States and Canada.

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