Oil and Coal Analyst
Bogi analyses future trends in the oil and coal markets and works for E.ON in Coventry. He looks at how energy demand is going to develop in the world and finds his job 'fantastically interesting'. Originally from the Faroe Islands, he studied in Scotland and initially worked in banking before moving into his present post. He lists one of his personal objectives as wanting to go into space.
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The UK average salary is £28,758
There are 37.5 hours in the average working week
The UK workforce is 47% female and 53% male
DescriptionJobholders in this unit group advise industrial, commercial and other establishments on a variety of management and business-related matters to assist in the formulation of financial and business policies in order to maximise growth or improve business performance.
QualificationsEntry is most common with a degree or equivalent qualification, but is possible with other academic qualifications. Professional qualifications are available and will be a requirement in some areas.
- Assesses the functions, objectives and requirements of the organisation seeking advice;
- Identifies problems concerned with business strategy, policy, organisation, procedures, methods and markets;
- Determines the appropriate method of data collection and research methodology, analyses and interprets information gained and formulates and implements recommendations and solutions;
- Advises governments, commercial enterprises, organisations and other clients in light of research findings;
- Runs workshops, and addresses seminars, conferences and the media to present results of research activity or to express professional views.