Market Associate, Power Demand

Verisk/Wood Mackenzie is accepting applications for a meteorologist/power demand forecasting position in Boston to start immediately.


Date posted

Nov. 11, 2020 12:00 am

Application deadline

Dec. 11, 2020 12:00 am


Verisk Business: Wood Mackenzie


  • United States

Job description

Market Associate, Power Demand

  • Boston, MA, USA
  • Full-time
  • Verisk Business: Wood Mackenzie
  • Department: Consulting
  • Is this an Analytics Req?: No

Company Description

Genscape operates the world’s largest private network of in-field monitors and distributes industry-leading alternative data, delivering unsurpassed market intelligence across the commodity and energy spectrum including power, oil, natural gas, natural gas liquids, agriculture, biofuels, and maritime freight.

To learn more about Genscape, A Wood Mackenzie Business, please visit us at:

At the heart of what we do is help clients manage risk. Verisk (Nasdaq: VRSK) provides data and insights to our customers in insurance, energy and the financial services markets so they can make faster and more informed decisions.   

Our global team uses AI, machine learning, automation, and other emerging technologies to collect and analyze billions of records. We provide advanced decision-support to prevent credit, lending, and cyber risks. In addition, we monitor and advise companies on complex global matters such as climate change, catastrophes, and geopolitical issues.  

Job Description

We are looking for a full-time Market Associate, Power Demand to join Wood Mackenzie's North American Power (NAP) team in Boston, MA. The NAP team's research spans power market fundamentals and price forecasting to asset valuation and strategy that comprises some of the most highly utilized data, reports, and insights across Wood Mackenzie. Our broad industry knowledge and deep understanding of the North American power market is unparalleled and helps our clients' position for success during the energy transition.
The Market Associate will have a strong background in analytics and growing expertise within the power industry.


Our Ideal Candidate:
•    Has a Bachelor's degree in Meteorology or Atmospheric Science.
•    Experience in Operational Meteorology preferred but not required.
•    Understands synoptic and mesoscale meteorology.
•    Interest in electricity markets and renewables a plus. 
•    Very strong Excel skills are required.  Familiarity with Pivot Tables, VLOOKUP, etc.
•    Knowledge of North American geography required.
•    Must be extremely detail-oriented and be able to work under tight deadlines.
•    Strong verbal and written communication skills.
•    Must be a team player. Open to assist teammates as needed, be transparent and accountable.
•    Be able to handle pressure, make tough calls, and take bold stances and risks when warranted
•    Quick learner and adaptable to process changes

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