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Job ID: 20190110-13318-AO Company Name: Wood Mackenzie Description: Role: Research Analyst - US Solar Location: Boston / New York We are looking for a Research Analyst to join our Power and Renewables, US Solar team in Boston (with a flexibility to accommodate it in our Houston office as well). Wood Mackenzie Power and Renewables provides integrated subscription, research and advisory services to inform and support our client s commercial and strategic decisions in the complex and rapidly changing electric power industry. Combining our deep knowledge of solar, wind, storage, and grid technologies, with our global power and fuels modelling and analysis capabilities, Wood Mackenzie can provide data and insight spanning supply chain, technology costs, policy and market issues, fundamentals-based outlooks, price forecasting, asset valuation, and commodity market issues. The solar research practice at Wood Mackenzie Power & Renewables leverages unique, proprietary information and industry channels to serve clients across the solar industry value chain and around the globe. A truly entrepreneurial organization, Wood Mackenzie Power & Renewables provides all employees with the opportunity to have direct influence over the strategic direction of the organization. About you and how you can excel in this role You are passionate about distributed solar markets and competitive landscape trends. You have an analytical, commercial mind-set and have developed the ability through your degree and work experience to distil the most complex information into sound conclusions. You also understand the big picture, which enables you to analyse and form clear, coherent conclusions from a variety of data and information. You find it easy communicating complex or technical information and delivering messages that are easily understood. You thrive in a collaborative, commercial and client-centric environment. You have experience using SAS, a statistical data processing software tool, or another very similar software. You are thoughtful, intellectually curious, creative and comfortable presenting to public audiences and interacting with small groups of executives. You have a proven track record of fostering strong working relationships, developing networks and influencing others. The way in which you work is productive and driven, striving to be best in class. You often share ideas, find better ways of working and make things happen. About the role As part of a world-class team of industry experts, you will conduct original quantitative and qualitative research on the market and deliver analysis through the creation of data services, written reports, public speaking, and custom research engagements. This role will involve a heavy focus on data aggregation and management of our proprietary datasets on the distributed solar market. Through writing reports, aggregating and summarizing project-level datasets, communicating with key industry stakeholders, tracking distributed solar market activity and forecasting product adoption you will further develop your and WoodMac s profile, building relationships with senior contacts at key companies and bodies. You will develop a unique perspective and understanding of the Solar Industry. Your knowledge will be highly valued by Wood Mackenzie's clients, with whom you will share your insight via industry-leading written reports, economic models and presentations. Your contributions will be influential from the beginning. You will be in demand and able to make a difference as we value high levels of client contact and pride ourselves in answering their questions. What you ll love about Wood Mackenzie For the past 45 years, we have established our reputation as a trusted source of knowledge and forward- looking insight for the world s most innovative organisations. Our teams are located around the world, and deliver research and consulting projects based on our assessment and valuation of thousands of individual assets, companies and economic indicators such as market supply, demand and price trends. As a result, we can count the world s key energy institutions and governments among our most loyal clients. We are committed to supporting our people to grow and thrive. We value different perspectives and aspire to create an inclusive environment that encourages diversity and fosters a sense of belonging. We value everyone s contribution and support them to reach their full potential while sustaining an organisational culture of health and well-being. There are opportunities to get involved in our Wellness, Diversity and Inclusion, and Community Engagement initiatives. We actively support flexible working and are happy to consider alternative work patterns, taking into account your needs and the needs of the team or division that you are looking to join. Hear what our team has to say about working with us: https://www.woodmac.com/careers/our-people/ We are part of a company that has been named as a Best Employer by Forbes Magazine and on the Forbes Most Innovative Companies list three years running. Verisk is one of only 15 out of 500 companies to appear on both lists. We are proud to be a part of the Verisk family of companies! What you ll love about Verisk Verisk Analytics has an amazing story to tell. In 2017, Forbes magazine named Verisk to its World s Most Innovative Companies list for the third consecutive year and to its America s Best Mid-Size Employers list. We also earned the Great Place to Work Certification for the second consecutive year in recognition of our outstanding workplace culture. Verisk is a leading data analytics provider serving customers in insurance, natural resources, and financial services. We ve been delivering data, analytics, and decision support services to our customers for more than 45 years, helping them protect people, property, and financial assets. At Verisk, you ll be part of an organization that s committed to serving the long-term interests of our stakeholders, including the communities where we operate. At Verisk, you can build an exciting career with meaningful work; create a positive and lasting impact on the business; and find the support, coaching, and training you need to advance your career. Our culture of innovation means your ideas on how to improve our business will be heard. As key contributors to our success, our team members enjoy working in a business-casual, collaborative environment that offers state-of-the-art resources, advanced technologies, and an excellent benefits package. Verisk Analytics is an equal opportunity employer. All members of the Verisk Analytics family of companies are equal opportunity employers. 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. http://www.verisk.com/careers.html Requirements: Education Bachelors (or equivalent work experience) Job Type Full Time Location NY-New York, MA-Boston Employer's Job# 20190110-13318-AO Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.