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Steel analyst

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Location: Sydney
Posted Date: 9 May 2018
Applications Close: 9 Jun 2018

AME is a global research and advisory house with over 45 years in the commodities industry, specialising in Oil & Gas, Metals and Mining. With offices in Sydney, London, Hong Kong, and Toronto, we provide the bridge between the complexity of on-site engineering and commercial reality. Our clients gain real, actionable insight with our engineering models, financial models, valuations and market analysis.

We are currently looking to expand our Research team and are looking for candidates with a strong operational background in Steel. Applicants with 3-5 years of mining operations experience coupled with an engineering degree (preferably chemical/process engineering, or metallurgy) are encouraged to apply.

The Steel Analyst will work closely with the existing team of mining engineers to analyse Steel operations across the globe and provide valuable insight on the Mining Industry to our clients. Your primary role will be completing site-by-site research and analysis on Steel operations using your technical understanding of mining operations and writing insightful and engaging reports for our clients and social media.

To be successful in this role, you will need to have sound knowledge of the commodities, metals and/or mining industries (in particular, Steel), coupled with strong client service/management skills and commercial acumen. The ability to think critically whilst maintaining high levels of attention to detail is paramount.

We offer a dynamic and supportive environment to grow your career. Working in a multi discipline team of engineering professionals, you will gain exposure to global mining and processing projects and gain a thorough understanding of the commercial side of the commodities industry. This is a fantastic opportunity for an engineer who wants to move into a more commercial role, at the same time as leveraging your technical understanding of the industry.

Responsibilities and duties

  • Performing project assessments in the industry, compiling information and preparing research products
  • Report writing
  • Delivering credible and insightful analysis
  • Critically appraising projects and contributing to market analysis
  • Developing industry and project knowledge
  • Building and refining in-house engineering models

Qualifications and skills

  • 3-5 years of experience in the steel/resources industry
  • Tertiary qualifications in Chemical/Process Engineering or Metallurgy
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Some exposure to site-based technical studies would be an advantage
  • Ability to present information in formal or informal settings to all levels of an organisation
  • A genuine interest in the commercial side of the sector


  • This role is based in the Sydney CBD. We are only accepting applications from Sydney based candidates at this point in time.

How to apply:

If this sounds like your next career move, we would love to hear from you. To apply please include a cover letter outlining your experience and why you wish to work with us, and a copy of your CV.

Only candidates with the permanent ability to work in Australia will be considered for this role. Sydney based applicants only please.

Applications should be sent to and addressed to Allison Harvey, Head of Human Resources.

Please note: Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Contact: Allison Harvey

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