Job Opening – Markets Editor
UCG's Energy Division - Oil Price Information Service (OPIS) has an opening for a Markets Editor. This position is located at our headquarters in Gaithersburg, MD and reports to the Executive Editor for Refined Spots.
OPIS is one of the leading news and market information suppliers providing data to all segments of the petroleum industry with award-winning news, analysis and pricing that appears in our many published reports and on-line services. This position offers substantial opportunity for growth and the support to succeed.
Preparing the reports focused on market activity in the gasoline, diesel, heating oil and jet fuel markets.
Preparing a morning update, midday update, and end of day report.
Accumulating spot market refined products transactions from market participants via email, instant messaging and over the phone.
Verifying the legitimacy of the transactions.
Writing breaking news articles as well as features.
Contributing copy to the weekly OPIS newsletter.
Participating in team staff meetings.
Helping support technological upgrades to the OPIS publications.
Serving as host at out-of-town OPIS educational conferences, and
Attending industry conferences.
Undergraduate degree in English, Finance, Journalism or Communications.
Must have superior copyediting skills and ability to make deadlines.
Must demonstrate consistent and reliable mathematical skills for calculating ranges, averages and other data points.
Possess a demonstrated ability to interact successfully with customers and co-workers in a professional environment.
Be able to work under tight deadlines and be detail-oriented.
Be comfortable working with computers and spreadsheets.
We offer a comprehensive benefits package, 401K and an open-leave policy. Visit ****to learn more about our exciting and rewarding work environment, and to apply for this position.
We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V.
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Ucg Information Services, LLC