Petroleum Economist - Intern role in Alton, United Kingdom

at General Electric
Location Alton, United Kingdom
Date Posted May 15, 2018
Category Petroleum Engineer
Job Type Permanent


Role Summary:
About Us:
Gaffney, Cline & Associates (GCA) is an international advisory firm focused on providing integrated technical and managerial services to all sectors of the oil and gas industry. For more than 50 years, GCA has provided both broad-based and detailed advice resulting in solutions-orientated, commercially viable and practical results designed to meet our client’s specific requirements. GCA advises a wide range of clients in exploration, reservoir evaluation, field development and optimization, drilling and production, pipeline, refining and LNG projects throughout the world. GCA has principal offices in Hampshire, Houston and Singapore.
GCA are a subsidiary of Baker Hughes, a GE company (NYSE:BHGE), the world’s first and only fullstream provider of integrated oilfield products, services and digital solutions. Drawing on a storied heritage of invention, BHGE harnesses the passion and experience of its people to enhance productivity across the oil and gas value chain.
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Role Summary:
Petroleum Economist One Year Fixed Term Internship
Essential Responsibilities:
Work alongside and under the supervision of GCA staff and contractors to:
Support the economics team in delivering unique, timely analysis to clients;
Build economic models for the commercial assessment of individual petroleum assets, global petroleum projects, reserves and occasionally midstream and downstream assets;
Research industry movements and information to develop insights on market trends and implications;
Create analytical tools and methodologies to perform exploration portfolio evaluations;
Review upstream contracts, oil and gas tax policy, and upstream licencing terms;
Contribute to various projects as needed including report writing, excel modelling and presentation creation.
Bachelor’s Degree Minimum in Economics, Business, Statistics or an associated degree. Relevant graduate degree is a plus;
Familiarity with the energy industry is a plus.

Desired Characteristics:
Excellent problem solving and analytical skills with a drive for results. Detail orientated and capable of providing accurate, insightful results with tight deadlines;
Must be action orientated, ethical in value, and have a strong client focus;
Gather, scrutinize and analyze relevant data with ability to summarise in appropriate tables and charts;
Proficient with Microsoft office suite especially MS excel based models;
Excellent verbal and written communication;
Good team player. Must be able to work both independently and as part of multi-disciplined teams working with an extensive client base.
Alton, Hampshire, United Kingdom

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Locations: United Kingdom; Hampshire; ALTON

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