Dry Bulk Market Analyst

Kpler is hiring!


Kpler is an intelligence company providing transparency solutions in energy markets. We develop proprietary technologies that systematically aggregate data from hundreds of sources, ranging from logistics and commercial, to governmental and shipping databases. By connecting the dots across fragmented information landscapes, we are able to deliver our clients with unique real-time market coverage.

We rely on intelligent people to build intelligent software. Our team is composed of individuals of various backgrounds, with diversified skill sets and international experiences. Our clients are players across the energy market spectrum, with offices from Houston to Singapore.

What you will do

Kpler has recently launched a Coal tracking platform and is looking for an experienced candidate to help support and grow our market analysis team.

The role will involve daily collection, structuring, and analyzing of cargo-level data. You will be required to follow the main events occuring in the coal and wider dry bulk market, track specific trends impacting global trade flows, and build a network of contacts in the industry. Your objective will be to monitor the Kpler platform and constantly ensure the highest level of accuracy and timeliness of our data. You will also be expected to regularly interact with our clients to help them extract as much value from our systems as possible. The role might evolve towards a management role to support a small team of analysts and ensuring smooth execution of daily data processes.

On a day-to-day basis, you will be involved with:

  • Regular research and tracking of market news
  • Daily checks of Kpler data to ensure reliability and accuracy of services provided
  • Extracting meaningful patterns and detecting trend disruption
  • Regular participation in clients meeting to discuss market and data related topics
  • Drafting fast responses to ad-hoc requests from our users
  • Maintaining and expanding a comprehensive dataset related to dry bulk markets

What we are looking for

It could be the perfect fit if...

… you have a graduate degree in Economics, Finance or Energy related fields, with 3-5 years of experience as an analyst or similar role in the commodities sector

… you have a strong interest in the Dry Bulk market (experiences with Coal or Iron Ore are prefered)

… you have advanced Excel skills and some understanding of SQL (other languages such as Python or VBA is a plus)

… you have excellent analytical ability, are at ease with working with large databases, and can quickly highlight trends and patterns to support decisions

… you are a team player, quick learner, and able to cope with short deadlines across different simultaneous projects

… you are fluent or highly bilingual in English (mandatory)

Top reasons to join the team

  • Our global team is a mix of people from 20 different nationalities, speaking 10 different languages. We have offices across the globe, including Houston, New York, Paris, London, Dubai, and Singapore.
  • Our growth is exponential, our product is always evolving and we have clients from various parts of the world

Additional Information

  • Contract type: Full-Time
  • Location: Singapore, Singapore (048623)
  • Education Level: Master's Degree
  • Experience Level: > 3 years