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IHS Markit

Research Intern, Greater China OMDC specialty team

IHS Markit is looking for a research intern with a can-do attitude to join us for forty weeks in our Beijing office to the end of 2021 !

Under moderate supervision, the intern will be a member of the Greater China Specialty chemical team . The Research Intern will provide quantitative research support and assist senior staff in creating reports, contribute to consulting projects , and support events.

General Job Duties:

This full -time research intern ship is for 2021 .

General duties include:

  • O rganize and maintain IHS Markit Greater China specialty chemical s industry database.


  • Collect fundamental industrial production information in Asian countries .
  • Track key petrochemical projects and company activities by conducting primary research online and contacting key players to verify critical information.
  • Supportclient and internal administrative activities.


Specific Job Duties:

  • Support senior researchers' activities by producing deadline-driven analysis for site visits, consulting projects, and client presentations .
  • Build and maintain databases to identify trends in specialty chemical markets .
  • C ontribute analysis to research reports and presentations by going through industry periodicals and external data sources .
  • Contribute to business needs by working under the direction senior members of the team to create spreadsheets , graphics , and slides.
  • S eek out peer review of materials and provid e benchmarking in areas of assigned disciplines.


  • Help internal administrative tasks including preparing relevant materials andcompiling reports, among others.


Required Education:

  • Bachelor's degree in chemical engineering, chemistry, environmental engineering, material science, or petrochemical related majors has the priority .
  • Experience doing primary research in Mandarin Chinese and English (fluency in reading and speaking).


Other skills:

  • S trong analytical and quantitative skills .
  • E ffective verbal and written communication skills and excellent interpersonal skills at all levels of business .
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a team-oriented environment and ability to navigate and excel in a complex, heavily matrixed organization, and relate successfully to a variety of people externally and internally.


  • H ighly organized and creative with accomplished time management skills .
  • Proficien t with MS applications required (Excel, Word , and PowerPoint).


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