Metals Analyst

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Asia Pacific


China - Shanghai, Singapore

Work type

Full Time

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Date published

09 August 2019

Date closing

19 August 2019 at 00:00 GMT

About BHP

At BHP we support our people to grow, learn, develop their skills and reach their potential. With a global portfolio of operations, we offer a diverse and inclusive environment with extraordinary career opportunities.  Our strategy is to focus on creating a safe work environment where our employees feel strongly connected to our values and objectives, and where the capability of our people is key to our success. Come and be a part of this success.

About the role

We are looking to hire a Metals Analyst to join our team. You will be responsible for metals analysis with the focus on two commodities - nickel and uranium. You are expected to provide forecasts on key end-use sectoral demand with a deep-dive in global battery raw materials value-chain. This position will be influential in forming BHP’s view of long-term metals demand and price outlook, to inform BHP’s strategic planning and commercial decisions.

This position can be based either in Shanghai or Singapore.

·       Demonstrates an overriding commitment to health, safety, environmental responsibility and sustainable development.
·       Demonstrates commitments to the BHP Billiton Charter and Code of Business Conduct.
·       Develops and maintains robust nickel demand forecasts, with a deep understanding of growth drivers for global battery raw materials
·       Builds solid views on global uranium market outlook, based on a deep understanding of nuclear power sector
·       Works closely with the Commercial teams with short-term market analysis to inform key commercial decisions.
·       Collaborates with Portfolio and Strategy Development Team to build long-term commodity price outlook for portfolio decisions
·       Supports to strategic decision-making by Minerals Australia (Assets)
·       Establishes and maintains a very strong network within the resources/energy industry.
·       Contributes to BHP’s thought leadership endeavours.
·       Engages constructively with key internal and external stakeholders.
·       Assists the Vice President Market Analysis and Economics with projects as required.
·       Assists the leadership of the Commercial function with projects as required.

About You

The ideal candidate will have at least five years in commodity research and analysis, with experiences in nick and battery raw materials markets. You will have strong econometric modelling skills and a background in extended research networking within the minerals commodity sector.

Supporting a diverse workforce

At BHP, we recognise that we are strengthened by diversity. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. We are an Equal Opportunity employer and we encourage applications from women and Indigenous people. We know there are many aspects of our employees’ lives that are important, and work is only one of these, so we offer benefits to enable your work to fit with your life.  These benefits include flexible working options, a generous paid parental leave policy, other extended leave entitlements and parent rooms.  
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