Navigant Consulting Inc Research Analyst - Navigant Research Energy - Multiple Locations in Boulder, Colorado

Navigant Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: NCI) is a specialized, global professional services firm that helps clients take control of their future. Navigant’s professionals apply deep industry knowledge, substantive technical expertise, and an enterprising approach to help clients build, manage and/or protect their business interests. With a focus on markets and clients facing transformational change and significant regulatory or legal pressures, the Firm primarily serves clients in the healthcare, energy and financial services industries. Across a range of advisory, consulting, outsourcing, and technology/analytics services, Navigant’s practitioners bring sharp insight that pinpoints opportunities and delivers powerful results. More information about Navigant can be found at navigant.com.

Navigant Research, a part of Navigant's global Energy Practice, is a market research and consulting team that provides in-depth analysis of global clean technology markets. The team's research methodology combines supply-side industry analysis, end-user primary research and demand assessment, and deep examination of technology trends to provide a comprehensive view of these industry sectors.

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Position Overview

The Research Associate position requires supporting our team of energy market research analysts in most of their duties. Associates assist in syndicated market research and custom research projects for clients through a variety of tasks including performing internet research by accessing company financial filings, government reports, media reports, press releases, subscription databases, and other sources. Assignments vary in scope and can be anywhere from 2 hours to 2 weeks in duration. Associates operate largely independently in completing tasks, so versatility, resourcefulness, and an ability to work with minimal oversight while producing high quality research are essential. The position can also involve taking primary responsibility for creating and maintaining databases, such as trackers or databases of government incentives and regulations. Complexity of tasks, including interfacing with clients and presenting findings will increase based on performance. The Research Associate position will prepare the individual for promotion to Analyst or Consulting position.

Essential Job Functions Internet Research

  • Data Collection/Analysis

  • Report Writing/Editing (MS Word)

  • Spreadsheet Creation (MS Excel)

  • Market analysis and forecasting

  • Planning/Collaboration with Analysts

  • Phone interviews of industry participants

  • Interface with clients

Requirements

  • Undergraduate degree with concentration in business analytics, engineering, or environmental sciences preferred

  • 1-2 years of experience in energy-related industry including green buildings, transportation, energy generation, or the distribution grid, preferred

Other Skills/Abilities

  • Written and oral communications

  • Organized and self-Starter

  • Business writing and blogging

  • Analytic skills (data modeling/statistics)

  • Social media

  • Ability to multitask and prioritize

NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. An employee may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization. Nothing in the above job description alters the “at will” nature of the employment relationship between the Company and the employees covered by this description. In an at-will situation, either the employer or employee may terminate the employment relationship at any time, with or without warning, and with or without cause, unless there is an existing agreement with express terms and conditions covering its termination.

  • Strong conceptual, as well as quantitative and qualitative analytical skills

  • Work as a member of a team as well as be a self-motivator with ability to work independently

  • Constantly operates a computer and other office equipment to coordinate work

  • Frequently travels by airplane, train or car as necessary to perform work at another location

  • Regularly uses close visual acuity and operates computer equipment to prepare and analyze and transmit data

  • Generally works in an office environment

The company offers competitive compensation packages including an incentive compensation plan, comprehensive medical/dental/life insurance, 401(k) and employee stock purchase plans.

Navigant does not accept unsolicited resumes through or from search firms or staffing agencies. All unsolicited resumes will be considered the property of Navigant and Navigant will not be obligated to pay a placement fee.

Navigant is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status, religion, creed, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, age, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law, ordinance, or regulation.

Navigant will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law or ordinance including the Fair Chance Ordinance of Los Angeles and San Francisco.