S&P Global Editor in Houston, Texas


S&P Global Platts is looking for a Power Pricing Analyst - Market Reporter on the North American Power Pricing team. The candidate will be responsible for regional market coverage and publication of daily power indices. This person will work on a team that produces commentaries, analysis, reports on market events and price assessments related to regional coverage of wholesale power markets to help customers make informed trading and risk management decisions.

The Location:

Houston, TX

The Team:

The Power Pricing team analyzes trade and activity data and incorporates market knowledge in publishing price assessments used by clients. They also report on spot and forward prices and other factors impacting markets. The team is collaborative and engages with the market through various mediums, including commentaries, stories, podcasts, blogs, and videos.

The Impact:

You ll be part of a team that produces actionable and informative content in the industry leading - Megawatt Daily - publication and other Platts products. The daily price assessments are vital to our customers in providing price transparency to physical markets and to settle bilateral contracts. The various content produced help inform customers regarding supply and demand developments, commodity flows, price trends, and infrastructure and regulatory issues.

What s in it for you:

  • Develop and maintain relationships with a broad base of industry contacts

  • Engage with contacts regarding pricing and methodology development

  • Build cross-commodity knowledge in natural gas, coal, and LNG markets

  • Articulate expertise and thought-leadership through a variety of media


  • Publish daily price assessments according to methodology

  • Publish daily regional price commentaries, along with researching and writing relevant news and analysis

  • Attend customer meetings and conferences to learn about important issues facing market participants and translate to new products or adjustments to Platts offerings

  • Work in partnership with internal stakeholders to ensure adherence to Platts Editorial Standards

What We re Looking For:

We are looking for someone who is curious, able to work within deadlines, and can handle multiple tasks. They should be responsible and accountable, and work to create a positive and collaborative work environment.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree required

  • Experience such as a reporting, writing, or analytical background

  • Understanding of commodity markets

  • Energy industry experience a plus

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Graduate degree

  • Physical energy market knowledge

  • Price assessment experience