Analyst/Senior Analyst

The successful applicants will combine technical strength with a strong track record of leadership and performance in team-oriented environments. You will work in a dynamic, intellectually stimulating, and demanding yet supportive environment. You will enjoy autonomy, the opportunity to substantially influence major decisions in the energy sector, and to grow into industry experts under the guidance of directors with deep experience addressing major strategic issues at the world’s leading advisory firms. The position suits a recent graduate of a bachelor’s or master’s program.

Position

You will contribute to the firm, by developing analysis and conveying insights to enhance clients’ decision making. You will play an active role in all aspects of client engagement: helping identify issues, forming hypotheses, conducting analysis, and synthesizing conclusions into recommendations.

This role is your chance to be part of our growth as we launch a new chapter for Aurora in the US. Ultimately this role will be based in New York. At present, we are happy for applicants to work remotely.

Key responsibilities

  • Develop timely and rigorous quantitative analyses to enhance clients’ decision making
  • Research and analyze recent policy and regulation and transform this into insight for clients
  • Work closely with our modelling team, structuring economic problems into quantifiable analyses and deriving insights from the model results
  • Contribute to Aurora’s product development, by identifying new opportunities and expanding our capabilities
  • Engage with clients to thoroughly understand their requirements
  • Communicate findings effectively both internally and to clients

Required attributes

  • First class or high second class degree from a top university – ideally in a quantitative subject (Mathematics, Economics, Physics, Engineering, Finance)
  • An ability to collect, analyse and interpret complex quantitative data and information
  • Evidence of strong performance in team-oriented environments
  • An ability to communicate and collaborate with both technical and non-technical parties
  • Demonstrated success in project management preferred
  • A can-do attitude and willingness to learn
  • An interest in the energy sector is essential

Desirable attributes

  • Fluency in a second language beneficial but not essential
  • Previous experience in the energy sector, particularly US power markets

What we offer

  • A dynamic, fast thinking, and supportive environmen
  • The opportunity to substantially influence major decisions in the energy sector
  • The opportunity to grow into an industry expert
  • A fun, informal and international work culture
  • A competitive salary

Applications

The successful candidates would start as soon as possible. We will review applications as they are received.

Salary will be competitive. To apply, please submit your

  • CV
  • Cover letter
  • Salary expectations
  • Earliest possible start date
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About Aurora

Founded in 2013 by University of Oxford professors and economists who saw the need for a deeper focus on quality analysis, we have grown to become the largest dedicated energy analytics provider in Europe.

We provide:

  • Subscription analytics
  • Advisory
  • Software

Our mission is to provide rigorous, sophisticated analysis and energy market modelling to address this increasing market complexity. We cover all key energy commodities, with particular focus on the power sector and low-carbon energy transformation. We are thriving, and rapidly growing in Europe and further afield.