General Index Ltd
graduate job
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Energy Analyst

Still recruiting throughout COVID‑19

Job description

Not only are we changing the sector we operate in, but we are also changing the experience for the people that work for us. GX is built on technology, and logical, consistent systems apply methodologies to calculate prices. With a relentless focus on high-quality commodity pricing, we employ analysts (not journalists) who focus solely on ensuring that our price assessments reflect market realities and that our rigorous methodologies are executed appropriately.

We are looking for enthusiastic and analytical new or recent graduates to join our team; to learn and contribute to our business as it grows – and take on early responsibility as part of a team where everyone rolls up their sleeves to get the job done.

GX is launching a module of price indexes to reflect the North Sea and European crude markets. The graduate analyst will help spearhead the development and launch of these services, working with the Pricing Director and other senior GX personnel.

The role

GX is seeking a full-time graduate analyst to join the pricing group, reporting to the Pricing Director. The analyst will --

  • Learn the basics of commodity trading and the price assessment process
  • Under the supervision of our market experts, help produce the daily benchmarks that we distribute to our clients
  • Work with our tech-team to programme the algorithms that underpin existing and new price benchmarks
  • Build new tools and processes to support the business as it grows
  • Research new markets

What we are looking for

  • Highly proficient working with Excel/similar software
  • High level of numerical accuracy and comfort working with large data sets
  • Experience programming in Python or similar
  • An interest in oil/energy markets
  • Must have the right to work in the UK


Minimum Bachelor’s degree from a leading university

Accepted degree subjects

  • mathematics
  • economics
  • computer sciences

Additional job details

 · Covent Garden
Competitive salary

Private health care; bike to work scheme; paid holiday and sick leave; remote working

Contract, dates and working times


How to apply

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Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 27 September 2021

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Closing date:  30 October 2021

ExpiresLess than a day

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