IHS Markit Solar Market Analyst in United States

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.

Solar and Energy Storage Market Analyst


IHS is the largest and leading provider of research to the solar and energy industries and currently looking to recruit a market analyst to support its rapidly growing and successful team. The team is located across various locations in Europe, China, India and USA.

The successful candidate will be keen to apply strong analytical and communication skills to developing a deep understanding of the fast-paced solar industry, realizing valuable relationships with existing and potential clients, and producing high quality in-depth reports to support the critical business decisions of our customers.

General Job Duties:

  • Collect, manage and analyse market data to track and identify market trends in the solar industry

  • Create high quality quantitative and quality market reports analyzing the status and outlook for the solar industry.

  • Work with a large and global analyst team to co-ordinate viewpoints and align data and forecasts.

  • Develop excellent relationships with solar companies to better understand their perspectives, views, opinions and needs as well as present to them our views, forecasts and advice.

  • Write and distribute regular research notes that analyse latest news and developments in the solar industry to both clients and press.

  • Support client requests by providing quick and comprehensive answers to questions about research findings. On-site and by phone presentations are regularly required.

  • Work with our global sales and marketing teams to promote our research, and support client renewals to ensure commercial targets are met.

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Ability to effectively manage projects and product lines

  • Knowledge of MS applications required (Excel, Word and PowerPoint); experience with databases highly preferred.

  • Good oral and written communication and presentation skills.

  • Organization skills including the ability to manage multiple tasks and deadlines simultaneously in a fast-paced environment.

  • Contributes to the research agenda

Typical Experience:

  • Experience of market analysis and/or directly related experience within the solar industry is desirable, but not essential. A quick learner with the right attitude, but no experience, will be equally considered.

Education and Certifications:

  • Relevant University degree (Bachelors or equivalent).

  • Graduate degree highly desirable

Physical Requirements / Working Environment:

  • Ability to physically perform general office requirements.

  • Must be able to perform essential responsibilities with or without reasonable accommodations.

  • Some occasional international travel may be required.

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