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Junior Staff - Energy at Berkeley Research Group, LLC

Posted in Sales 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Washington, Washington DC





Job Description:

Berkeley Research Group provides independent advice, data analytics, authoritative studies, expert testimony, investigations, and regulatory and dispute consulting to Fortune 500 corporations, financial institutions, government agencies, major law firms, and regulatory bodies around the world. BRG experts provide sophisticated economic, financial, and analytical advice across a wide range of disciplines, including antitrust and competition policy, complex damages, finance, healthcare, intellectual property, restructuring, valuation, and workforce issues. In addition, the firm assists clients in major industry sectors with compliance, business process improvement, and strategy consulting. 


In the energy space, BRG’s service offerings include business advisory and expert analysis. Business advisory services include strategic planning, commercial negotiation and price review, trading, investment evaluation, financings, mergers and acquisitions.  We also provide expert analysis and testimony in energy related disputes in the context of domestic litigation and international arbitration matters, regulatory and restructuring proceedings, antitrust disputes, mergers and acquisitions, and government inquiries.


The Energy group is seeking a junior consulting staff position. This position requires a highly motivated problem solver with strong analytical ability and a desire to advance within the organization. The work of a Junior Staff member can be either qualitative or quantitative in nature, and projects range from industry and subject-matter research to data collection to the preparation of statistical, financial, and other forms of analysis.


Headquartered in Emeryville, California, BRG currently has over 40 offices across the United States and internationally. This position offers advancement opportunities within a rapidly growing expert services and consulting firm.


Responsibilities



  • Develop and maintain electronic databases, spreadsheets and other files as dictated by project needs.

  • Perform detailed research and analysis, then put the results into action (e.g., gather, review and summarize literature and data from the public domain, specialized industry resources, or client, public and commercial databases).

  • Demonstrate creativity and efficient use of relevant software tools, analytical methods and computer models to develop solutions.

  • Audit own work product and work product of others to assure quality.

  • Participate in a team environment and work hard to meet client deadlines and quality expectations.

  • Demonstrate strong verbal and written communication skills.

  • Participate in group practice meetings and travel as needed.

Qualifications



  • A degree (e.g., BS, BBA, MBA, M.A., M.S., etc.) with a focus in business analytics (accounting, finance, economics, information systems) or equivalent experience

  • 2+ years of experience in natural gas, LNG, and/or power generation sectors

  • 2+ years of work experience with a focus on data analytics

  • Proven capability with MS Excel and relational database program(s) (e.g., MS SQL Server, MS Access, MySQL, Oracle, Teradata) or statistical analysis programs (e.g., SAS, SPSS, Stata, R). A desire to expand those capabilities is required.

  • Commitment to producing high quality analysis and attention to details

  • Keen interest in economic or financial analysis and research

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Spanish, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, and/or Portuguese fluency preferred

  • Desire to work within a team environment

Candidate must be able to submit verification of his/her legal right to work in the United States, without company sponsorship. 


BRG is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.  All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.


 

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

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