Energy Finance Analyst - Petrochemicals (Remote)

Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis
  • Location
    Lakewood, Ohio
  • Sector
    Non Profit
  • Experience
    Early Career / Mid Career / Advanced
  • Posted
    Aug 25

Position description

Career Overview

The Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis (IEEFA) is seeking an Energy Finance Analyst.  If you are an experienced financial professional with knowledge of the petrochemical energy sector, IEEFA is interested in learning more about you. The energy finance analyst must possess a commitment to IEEFA's mission to accelerate the transition to a diverse, sustainable and profitable energy economy.  

Headquartered in the United States, IEEFA is an independent (501(c)3) think tank that works closely with policymakers, influencers, consumers and stakeholders. IEEFA has a team of analysts and communications personnel located across the globe. 

The petrochemicals field is a new area of exploration for IEEFA.  The energy analyst will play a leading role, being able to assist organizations active in the plastics field and the industry as a whole produce a wide variety of new research and reform suggestions.  The petrochemicals industry is going through rapid change.  We expect our research will be used to educate, question, motivate and support good clear thinking on some of the most pressing problems facing the industry today. 

The successful candidate can expect a long-term career experience, hard work that encourages professional growth, independent thinking and the production of a body of literature in the field that makes a seminal contribution to the dialogue of climate change. 

The Energy Finance Analyst will produce written analysis and commentary on the petrochemical industry for IEEFA publications and formal submission to governmental bodies, including formal presentations in professional, legislative, regulatory, executive corporate board, judicial and nonprofit trade venues.  IEEFA produces a significant volume of original research, as well as ongoing analysis and reports on issues affecting energy industries. Our major research reports, daily commentaries, press coverage and other resources can be found on our website:

 Daily Activities

  • Provides financial analysis for petrochemical energy sector related projects.
  • Analyzes investments and their market performances.
  • Interprets financial data to understand trends and generate forecasts.
  • Makes economic predictions for profitability, revenue and earnings through analysis of financial statements.
  • Examines company results with forecast planning to evaluate overall financial performance.
  • Formulates recommendations by analyzing and interpreting data through comparative financial analysis.
  • Builds relationships with reporters and external stakeholders including institutional investors.
  • Other projects as assigned.


  • 5-7 years’ corporate financial analysis experience in the energy sector or related field.
  • Bachelor’s degree in finance, economics or related field.

Desired Qualifications

  • Working with institutional investors.
  • Working with community, environmental, labor and business stakeholders.
  • Working with media on issue related communications.
  • Master’s degree preferred.

Application instructions

Energy Finance Analyst - Petrochemicals (Remote)