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Research Specialist - Oil and Gas Sector in Houston, TX at Frontline Source Group

Date Posted: 12/13/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Houston, TX
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    12/13/2018

Job Description



Research Specialist - Oil and Gas Sector
Our client has an opportunity in either Dallas, TX or Houston, TX for a Research Specialist - Oil and Gas Sector with a strong background in the Energy sector to join their team on a Direct Hire basis.

Company Profile:
Business consulting firm with a large global footprint
Specializes in restructuring, process improvement and digital forensics
Has been in business for over 30 years

Research Specialist - Oil and Gas Sector Role:
Determine new business opportunity identification/ screening for the Energy Team. 
Identify potential prospect/target companies using a broad range of research tools. 
Ensure effective communication and coordination within Industry Team for identification and management of prospect identification & tracking. 
Oversee development of research & analysis to support business development within the respective Industry Sector. 
Support developing major client presentations to pitch for new business opportunities. 
Conduct research and work with external research providers to ensure quality and timely delivery of financial, situation and performance analysis and research. 
Compile competitor and market intelligence to support the dissemination of intelligence to Leadership Teams. 
Additional responsibilities as identified. 

Research Specialist - Oil and Gas Sector Background Profile:
Minimum 3 years of professional experience required. Demonstrated strong performance in business development and/or research related role. Professional services or company experience in the Energy sector related to oil & gas, chemicals and/or utilities is highly preferred. 
Undergraduate degree with strong preference for a financial concentration. MBA or Master’s Degree in Economics, Finance, or Strategy preferred. 
Solid understanding of the trends, developments within the sector. 
Sound judgment, common sense, problem-solving ability. 
Strong commitment to success of team, ability to cooperate with others and work across boundaries to engage with colleagues to get things done. 
Ability to find creative and practical solutions, desire to innovate and improve status quo for betterment of the team. 
Flexible and versatile. Strong ability to shift directions and working with all levels and handle all activities, issues, and problems. 
Adept at multi-tasking within a high expectation and fast-paced environment. 
Assure the quality and timely completion and delivery of projects including prioritizing projects during peak activity times. 
English fluency, other languages a plus. 
Exceptional written and oral communication skills.
Strong analytical skills. 
Must be able to work full-time in a fast-paced office environment; Must be physically able to sit/stand at a computer and work in front of a computer screen for significant portions of the work day. 

Features and Benefits:
Health
Vision
Dental
Disability
401K
Tuition Reimbursement
Bonus opportunities

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