IHS Markit Senior Consultant, Chemical Consulting Team in London, United Kingdom
The chemical consulting team delivers deeply insightful consulting engagements to clients in the chemical and financial sectors. We are looking for a chemical analyst to join the team, to work as part of a dynamic team of skilled analysts and consultants providing commercial, technical and strategic advice to clients.
You will work as part of a London based consulting team, undertaking diverse assignments for clients principally in Europe (West, Central and Eastern) and Africa, whilst also supporting a global consulting network. The principal role is to analyse industry commercial and technical data in the production of single client consulting studies, manipulating data and producing client ready output in PowerPoint, Excel and Word documents. The role will provide you with wide exposure to the many chemical industry value chains and an opportunity to develop extensive analytical skills.
Bachelor’s degree, chemical engineering or chemistry preferred, MBA is a strong plus
Relevant industry experience - a minimum of 5 years of experience in the Chemicals industry
Experience of the Chemical Industry and technological developments therein, gained in an industry role or within a consulting environment
Cooperatively work across the organisation at multiple levels to efficiently and effectively utilise the resources and knowledge base available in a team approach
Communicate effectively with IHS Markit’s consultants internationally
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Excellent analytical and organizational skills
Good decision making and problem solving skills
Excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Office Professional Suite, especially Word, Excel and PowerPoint
Ability to travel (Including international travel)
Understands the goals and needs of customers.
Partners with customers to satisfy their needs.
Seeks ideas from customers to improve quality.
Follows up with customers to ensure that problems are solved.
Listens carefully and attentively.
Communicates respectfully, expressing thoughts and ideas clearly and effectively in groups or one-on-one.
Recognizes and uses appropriate non-verbal cues and communications.
Written communication is clear, concise, persuasive, and grammatically correct, and meets the needs of the audience to which it is addressed.
Communicates in a responsible and professional manner, even in difficult or stressful situations.
Thinks before speaking, and seeks the input of others.
Decision Making and Problem Solving Skills
Able to distinguish important information without getting bogged down in unnecessary detail.
Takes action that is appropriate and consistent with available facts, constraints, and probable consequences.
Quickly analyzes, incorporates and applies new information and concepts.
Consults with appropriate others when a decision or action is doubted.
Takes responsibility for own decisions, whatever the outcome.
Establishes milestones and checkpoints to ensure efficient, successful results.
Makes specific commitments based on requirements and resources and follows through on them.
Stays focused on goal achievement even while shifting gears to accommodate changes.
Demonstrates independence, and the ability to apply own interpretation to produce results.
Demonstrates speed and accountability in execution.
Focuses on the delivery of relevant solutions for customers.
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