Manager - Industry research (Commodities)

Location: Mumbai
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Anmol Sagar

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Job ref: 37779
Published: 1 day ago

Manager - Industry Research (Commodities)

Job opportunity for a professional holding 6-8 years of experience in commodities (metals & cement) industry research with sound analytical grounding and solid understanding of key risks for different companies and industries. Good communication, presentation skills, and a proven track record in executing analysis on large corporate is a must.

Location: Mumbai


Your future employer: One of the leading US based ratings and research organization with expertise in transformation, data science, and change management



  • Lead a team of 2-4 Analysts / Senior Analysts in the Metals domain involved in delivering industry specific insights and reports on a day-to-day basis

  • Develop new products (reports) in the metals domain on prevalent topics which will address the concerns of all the stakeholders involved (Manufacturers, bankers, miners etc)

  • Support Director and Associate Director for Business Development of the products executed by the commodities team

  • Ability to promptly assess sector level changes and trends and understanding of inter-linkages with the macro economy

  • Ability to predict sector developments and foresee changes /issues impacting the industry

  • Analyse industry dynamics from all relevant angles (demand-supply, price movement, profitability, changing regulatory and competitive landscape)

  • Demand forecasting models based on qualitative and, when appropriate, statistical analysis

  • Flair to get market intelligence and skill to sense business and commercial insights

  • Ability to form hypothesis, validate assumptions, test based on data gathered and write a cogent and logical report

  • Author and publish articles to showcase thought-leadership and build franchise for the business

  • Support to Senior Manager/Director in making presentations to clients and at seminars/conferences

  • Deliver presentations to clients and internal committees


  • Strong understanding of the dynamics of the domestic and global metals sector.

  • Strong understanding of global macro-economic factors and impact of the same on global trade dynamics

  • Strong analytical skills with good awareness about Indian economy and business environment

  • Ability to understand the impact of regulatory, policy and structural changes impacting cement sector

  • Ability to structure and write high-quality reports

  • Understanding of basic statistical techniques

  • Excellent oral communication, presentation and excel skills

  • Positive attitude and ability to work across teams within tight deadlines

  • Strong written and communication skills – ability to make high quality presentations

  • Strong grasp of financial and operational ratios pertaining to different sectors


What is in it for you?

  • Role-holder will manage a team of 2-4 research analyst.

  • A high-performance culture with phenomenal career progression.

  • Work with Senior stakeholders .


Reach Us: 

If you think this role is aligned with your career, kindly write me an email along with your updated CV on for a confidential discussion on the role. 


Note: We receive a lot of applications on a daily basis so it becomes a bit difficult for us to get back to each candidate. Please assume that your profile has not been shortlisted in case you don't hear back from us in 1 week. Your patience is highly appreciated. 



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Profile Keywords: Industry research, Metals, Steel, Team Management, Competitor Analysis etc.