BNEF Advanced Transport Analyst, Beijing

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Posted Feb 8, 2017 - Requisition No. 56973

We are seeking a talented, highly motivated individual to join our analysis team. You're one of those people who have a passion for clean energy and transport, and you want to be at the forefront of this exciting industry. You naturally form original opinions, and you have an exceptional ability to communicate these to your audience. Your quantitative skills are strong, and you love to deeply analyse complex subjects. Teamwork is important to you, and you are excited by the prospect of working with colleagues and clients from a diverse range of backgrounds.

Our team:

You will be based in our Beijing office, working on Advanced Transport as part of the Bloomberg New Energy Finance team - the world's leading independent provider of analysis, tools, data and research to decision makers leading change in energy and transport. Our team of experts, spread across six continents, provides independent analysis and insight, working with the largest corporations across utilities and generation, oil & gas, equipment manufacturers, banking and finance, and government.

We'll trust you to:

  • Become an expert on new mobility technologies and business models in the Asia-Pacific region, working as an analyst within the global Advanced Transport team
  • Learn and write about advanced transport technologies that are transforming the automotive industry, such as electric vehicles, ride sharing and hailing, other mobility services and vehicle autonomy
  • Build and maintain data sets on mobility services, vehicles, companies and supply chains
  • Understand the policy and regulatory drivers and implications of emerging technologies
  • Understand the link between intelligent mobility, vehicle electrification and the energy industry
  • Deliver value to our clients across the globe, through reports, data sets and direct interaction

What's the role:

  • Together with other team members, identify topics of interest to clients, conduct research, and produce written reports on the findings
  • Build and maintain important data sets and forecasts
  • Collaborate with a high degree of professionalism with colleagues and clients from different cultures and countries
  • Develop and maintain a network of contacts in the industry in order to gather data and sense-check assumptions
  • Contribute to one-off pieces of consultancy on specific topics
  • Present your research at conferences and clearly communicate it to clients and prospects

You'll need to have:

  • Interest in and enthusiasm for emerging technologies in the automotive and energy industries
  • A degree in sciences, engineering, economics or business
  • Exceptional communication skills: writing (for research reports, in English) and speaking (English and Chinese, for presentations at conferences, to clients, or to the media).
  • Confidence conducting numerical analysis
  • Ability to think critically and develop thoughtful opinions by cutting through the noise of data, extracting key patterns, applying skepticism to the claims of industry participants and asking insightful questions
  • Natural aptitude for graphically presenting data and writing clearly and concisely
  • Curiosity and the ability to quickly understand, distill and relate complex topics to non-specialist audiences
  • Confidence conducting research calls and communicating with senior industry contacts and academics
  • Excellent time management skills and confidence working on multiple projects at once

We'd love to see:

  • Other Asian languages
  • Post-graduate qualifications or professional experience in sciences, engineering or economics
  • Experience in the energy or automotive sectors

If this sounds like you:

Apply! We'll get in touch to let you know what the next steps are.

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