Senior BioFuels Market Analyst

24 December 2018


Our client, a leading Oil & Gas owner/operator organization is looking to add a Senior Biofuels Market Analyst, this is a 1 year independent contract based in Calgary.

The client is implementing a low carbon fuels strategy, with supporting advocacy, to achieve the Greenhouse Gas reduction requirements in upcoming Canadian Federal regulations. To achieve this objective, the organization is looking to advance its understanding of Canadian and international biofuels markets, including biodiesel.

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide accurate and insightful analysis and forecasts for Canadian and US biofuels markets (supply, demand and prices)
  • Closely track regulatory trends and how that impacts the market outlook
  • Understand feedstock carbon intensities
  • Lead studies of biofuels market strategies, prices and tactics
  • Translate the biofuels market outlook into strategic implications


  • A minimum of 10 years' experience in analyzing commodity/energy markets or related experience in an economic research capacity
  • A minimum of 3 years' experience in analyzing biofuels or agricultural markets
  • An in-depth understanding of global biofuels markets, especially North America
  • A post-secondary degree in economics, science, business, or engineering
  • A proven ability to make clear recommendations and form opinions without complete knowledge of the future

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

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