Manager - Commodity Markets

Analytics and Consulting Mumbai, India

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Manager (Analytics & Research) Commodity Market Data

Location: Mumbai, INDIA



About Argus:


We offer essential price assessments, news, analytics, consulting services, data science tools and industry conferences to illuminate complex and opaque commodity markets. Our independent media organization has over 1,400 staff, Argus is an independent media organization with 30 offices in the world’s key commodity trading hubs, with its headquarters in London.


Founded in 1970, Argus remains a privately held UK-registered company owned by employee shareholders and global growth equity firm General Atlantic technology services investor.

Argus prices are used as trusted benchmarks around the world for pricing transportation, commodities & energy.

Companies, trading firms and governments in 160 countries worldwide use our data to make decisions, analyse situations, manage risk, and facilitate trading and long-term planning.


Our independent editorial, robust methodologies and collaborative approach with our customers have ensured them a precise view. This results in a deeper understanding of market dynamics they rely on to make better-informed decisions and manage risk. A strong set of company values underpins this heritage: excellence, integrity, partnerships, and inclusion. 



What will you be doing?


Argus stands as a trailblazer in the global energy industry, offering unparalleled insights, price indexes, and consulting services trusted by companies across 140 countries and esteemed multilaterals such as the International Energy Agency (IEA). Our data not only fuels physical trade indexing but also serves as benchmarks in financial derivative markets, empowering stakeholders with critical analysis and foresight for strategic planning.


In addition to our esteemed reputation in energy, Argus boasts a burgeoning commodities markets consulting and analytics division. Leveraging industry best practices, expert knowledge, and our proprietary data, this division delivers comprehensive market analysis, strategic business insights, evaluation of capital projects, and operational guidance across diverse commodities and geographies.


With a client roster that includes global energy giants, leading petrochemical companies, fertilizer producers, clean energy players, metal manufacturers, and governments, we continue to shape the future of commodities trading and strategy.


As our Consulting and Analytics Research business experiences unprecedented growth, we are on the lookout for a dynamic Manager to join our Analytics Research team in Mumbai. In this role, you will spearhead analysis across a spectrum of commodities in the energy sector, from transition fuels to petrochemicals, biofuels, generation fuels and fertilisers. Seize this opportunity to be at the forefront of innovation and insight in the ever-evolving energy landscape.


Key responsibilities:


  • Innovative Analytics Product Development: Take the lead in conceptualizing and crafting cutting-edge multi-client products / syndicated reports and analytics, collaborating closely with Senior Analysts and Analysts to deliver actionable insights that drive value for our clients.
  • Market Insight: Provide market insights underscored by a strong understanding of global market fundamentals, identifying and analyzing emerging trends that shape the landscape of energy and commodities markets.
  • Tech Savvy Solutions: Spearhead the development and maintenance of bespoke modelling forecasting tools, empowering our projects with robust, data-driven solutions. Contribute to shaping Argus' forward-looking market perspectives across key industries.
  • Compelling Marketing Collateral: Play a pivotal role in crafting compelling marketing materials that showcase the depth and breadth of Argus' analytics and research products, captivating our audience and solidifying our market presence.
  • Dynamic Presentation Skills: Craft engaging presentation materials and, when called upon, captivate audiences with dynamic presentations at public conferences, positioning Argus as a thought leader in the industry.
  • Mentorship and Development: Foster a culture of continuous learning and growth by nurturing and developing Analysts, equipping them with the product knowledge and analytics research skills needed to excel in their roles and contribute to the success of our team.



Skills and Experience:


While a minimum of six years' experience in related industries such as fertilizers is advantageous, we welcome candidates with diverse backgrounds and experiences.


  • Dynamic Leadership: Showcase your prowess in project management by spearheading teams of analysts through intricate research projects.
  • Collaborative Spirit: Thrive in a culture of teamwork as you harness resources from across the organization to achieve collective goals.
  • Research Excellence: Unleash your talent for innovative research methodologies, driving insightful market analyses with precision and finesse.
  • Analytics Excellence: Ability to demonstrate proficiency in R, Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, Word and adeptness in statistical forecasting methods will shine.
  • Educational Bonus: A degree in Economics or Engineering is an added asset, underscoring your commitment to excellence and breadth of expertise.



Growth Opportunities:


  • Holistic Insight: Immerse yourself in the intricate web of energy commodities, gaining a comprehensive understanding of their interplay within the broader energy market landscape.
  • Skill Enrichment: Cultivate a deep reservoir of expertise in research, analysis, and project management, honing your abilities to navigate complex challenges with finesse.
  • Industry Eminence: Elevate your profile both internally and externally, establishing yourself as the go-to authority in key industries, carving out a niche as a trusted advisor and thought leader.
  • Career Trajectory: Chart a fulfilling career path within Argus' esteemed consulting practice, where your talents are nurtured and your ambitions are empowered to flourish.


Aside from the quantifiable skills, such as developing models, knowledge of analytical tools and databases, the candidate would be able interact with Argus’ consultants and product or industry specialists in its Singapore, London, and US office. This would help the candidate get first-hand experience of working in a multicultural workplace and appreciate how our global consulting and analytics practices operate.




What’s in it for you:


  • Competitive Compensation: Enjoy a rewarding salary package coupled with an enticing company bonus scheme, acknowledging your contributions and incentivizing your continued excellence.
  • Flexibility Redefined: Embrace a hybrid working model that seamlessly blends the best of both worlds—three days in the vibrant office environment and two days of productive work from home, fostering work-life balance and maximizing productivity.
  • Wellness Assurance: Prioritize your health and well-being with comprehensive group healthcare coverage, ensuring peace of mind for you and your loved ones.
  • Time to Recharge: Rejuvenate and recharge with generous annual leave entitlement of 18 days, including additional 8 days of casual leave to unwind and pursue personal interests.
  • Continuous Growth: Embark on a journey of continuous learning and development with extensive internal and external training opportunities, empowering you to stay at the forefront of industry trends and sharpen your skills.






This is a full-time position operating under a hybrid model, with three days in the office and two days working remotely. Office hours are Monday through Friday from 09:00 to 18:00, with a one-hour lunch break.



For more details about the company and to apply please make sure you send your CV and cover letter via our website: 


By submitting your job application, you automatically acknowledge and consent to the collection, use and/or disclosure of your personal data to the Company. Argus is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome and encourage diversity in the workplace regardless of race, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.