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Research Analyst - Energy (Oakland, CA)

Position Description

RHG is looking for an entrepreneurial and talented research analyst to join our Energy and Natural Resources team in California. You will conduct original energy and environmental policy and market research at the state, national and international level for policymakers and the general public, as well as clients in the philanthropic, public and private sectors. You will work with RHG policy experts, economists, energy modelers and data engineers in tackling some of the most challenging energy and environmental issues facing the country and the world.

Qualifications

Attractive candidates will have the following qualifications:

  • Master’s degree or equivalent work experience.
  • Demonstrated expertise in energy market and policy analysis, particularly electricity.
  • Strong statistics background and proficiency in manipulating and analyzing large data sets.
  • Experience with energy system and/or electricity dispatch models, such as NEMS, IPM, ReEDS, MARKAL or GCAM.
  • Basic programing knowledge. R, Python or Fortran a plus.
  • Excellent writing and presentation skills.
  • Professionalism and intellectual curiosity.
  • Organized and self-directed.

COMPENSATION, BENEFITS AND RECRUITING PROCESS

Rhodium Group offers competitive compensation, a progressive benefit package and opportunities for intellectual and professional advancement, while working with a talented and entrepreneurial group of colleagues.  Please submit a cover letter, resume and samples of research work to careers@rhg.com. Indicate that you are applying for the position of Research Analyst (Oakland, CA), and your availability.

ABOUT RHG

Rhodium Group (RHG) combines policy experience, quantitative economic tools and on-the-ground research to analyze disruptive global trends. Our work supports the investment management, strategic planning and policy analysis needs of clients in the financial, corporate, non-profit and government sectors. RHG’s foundational economic and public policy research plays a critical role in shaping public understanding of pressing economic and environmental issues, ranging from Chinese economic reform to  the economic risks of climate change in the US and around the world. RHG has offices in New York, California and Hong Kong.

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