IHS Markit Senior Consultant in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

About IHS Markit

IHS Markit harnesses deep sources of information, analytics and expertise to forge solutions for the industries and markets that drive global economies. Our company partners with clients in business, finance and government to provide the unrivaled insights and perspectives that lead to well-informed, confident decisions. We call this The New Intelligence. IHS Markit serves more than 50,000 key customers in more than 140 countries, including 80 percent of the Fortune Global 500. We help decision makers apply higher-level thinking to daily tasks and strategic issues across a host of industries and disciplines including energy, finance, automotive, engineering, technology, maritime and trade, aerospace and defense, chemical, and economics and country risk.

Headquartered in London, IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO) is committed to sustainable, profitable growth.


Job Summary:

The Sr. Consultant will work with multiple project managers, Directors and other Consultants to support execution of project engagements across a wide-spectrum of potential activities. The job will require the ability to manage complex analytically-based tasks simultaneously while ensuring a high standard of quality.


Maintain general knowledge of oil and refining market for interaction with project managers and occasionally, clients.

Support execution of project proposals requested by clients. Capable of independent work to support project delivery.

Possess and demonstrate clear communications skills and analytical creativity to determine and develop deliverables that best serves client needs and budget.

Expected to have excellent analytical skills to support requirements of projects he/she leads or supports. Be an expert in building and using models to satisfy unique project requests.

Understand, use, improve and develop competitive assessment tools and economic modeling tools. Actively pursue and develop unique analytical approaches that provide value to IHS clients and/or potential clients. Execute or support execution of projects using these tools and other unique analytical approaches.

Maintain a fundamental working knowledge of the basic IHS databases and tools, (Supply/Demand, Global Pricing System, Capacity Data Base and Trade Grids).

Prepare written reports or presentations following IHS standards. Be capable of summarizing project information for clear presentation of results and conclusions to clients. Interface with client if necessary in the presentation of the final results.

Knowledge of running and analyzing PIMS results will carry extra weightage in selection process

Ensure consistency of complex model assumptions with econometric model assumptions where appropriate.

Support maintenance and improvement of financial and economic models. Develop and improve cash flow models used for financial analysis. Use financial and economic models to support valuation analysis.


Bachelors Degree, Chemical Engineering preferred. 8+ years industry experience. MBA a strong plus.

Expert knowledge of Microsoft Office 2007 Professional Suite, especially Excel including ability to write and debug macros and PIMS Software.

A conceptual understanding of the refining business.

Personable interface at multiple levels within a client’s organization.

Cooperatively work across IHS at multi levels to efficiently and effectively utilize the resources and knowledge base available in a team approach.

Communicating internationally with consultants in other world regions in multiple time zones effectively.

Excellent written communication skills.

Ability to travel (Including international travel)

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