Senior Editor, Asia and Middle East Crude Oil Markets

S&P Global
Singapore, Singapore
20 Jan 2023
28 Jan 2023
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
S&P Global Commodity Insights

The Role: Senior Editor, Asia and Middle East Oil Markets

Location: Singapore

The Role: S&P Global Commodity Insights is looking for a Senior Editor to join the Asia and Middle East Oil Markets pricing and editorial team. The position is for a full-time basis and will be in Singapore. The individual in this role will be responsible for day-to-day reporting on the Asia Pacific and Middle East refined oil products market.

The Impact: He or she will be responsible for every aspect of market reporting, including the collection and publication of primary market information, running an assessment process, assessing the value of refined oil products, reporting market-related news, writing commentary and analysis, contributing to methodology development, and engaging with market sources.

The Career Opportunity: Platts has a strong global brand and established assessment methodology. The candidate will be joining the well-respected oil markets reporting teams and will gain in-depth exposure and understanding of the Asia Pacific and Middle East refined products pricing and markets.

Your Skills: The ideal candidate will have a background in oil market reporting, pricing, or analytics, have a deep and thorough understanding of Asia Pacific and Middle East oil markets, knowledge of trading strategies, an understanding of derivatives markets, written and verbal communication skills. The candidate will be expected to take initiative and ownership of Platts oil price reporting, grow into a lead role on methodology development projects and further markets coverage.

Our Hiring Manager says: "The individual will join the team that produces some of the most prominent Platts benchmarks in Asia Pacific and the Middle East markets. I'm looking for a self-driven individual who's outstanding in news reporting and able to uphold Platts' standards."

  • Gather oil market information, produce price assessments, write commentary, news and market analysis
  • Follow price trends and report on these in a timely manner
  • Conduct analysis, contribute to content development activities and thought leadership pieces
  • Develop and expand on Platts' already expansive list of sources and contacts
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in oil markets in a reporting or analytical role
  • Strong numeric skills with knowledge of oil products trading and pricing
  • Excellent presentation and writing skills
  • Self-driven, energetic, and proactive
  • Highly developed interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to work in a team-oriented, global, multi-cultural environment
S&P Global deliver s essential intelligence that powers decision making. We provide the world's leading organizations with the right data, connected technologies and expertise they need to move ahead. As part of our team, you'll help solve complex challenges that equip businesses, governments and individuals with the knowledge to adapt to a changing economic landscape.

S&P Global Commodity Insights enables organizations to create long-term, sustainable value with data and insights for a complete view on the global energy and commodities markets.


Equal Opportunity Employer
S&P Global is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race/ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, military veteran status, unemployment status, or any other status protected by law. Only electronic job submissions will be considered for employment.

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20 - Professional (EEO-2 Job Categories-United States of America), EDTGRP202.1 - Middle Professional Tier I (EEO Job Group)

Job ID: 279798
Posted On: 2023-01-17
Location: Singapore, Singapore
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