Government of Alberta Analyst, Energy Information and Analysis Full Time in Edmonton, AB

Government of Alberta

Branch Edmonton AB CA

Analyst, Energy Information and Analysis
Edmonton, AB

For more information on the APS Competency Model and how it is used, please visit. Evaluate the economics of Alberta’s energy resources, energy-related projects…

Take your expertise and experience in economics to the next level and help shape the future of resource economics in Alberta. Whether it’s royalty review, climate change initiatives, hydrocarbon processing projects, or advising the Minister and Premier on oil and gas market outlooks, our team of highly-skilled professionals are at the forefront of advising big changes in the province. Come be a part of our team in one of our exciting Analyst positions!

As technical experts in various resource portfolios, the Analysts will be tasked with interesting work across multiple subject areas. Analysts must be adaptable to provide expertise and support in the following functions:

  • Evaluate the economics of Alberta’s energy resources, energy-related projects, and royalty systems, such as profitability and competiveness.
  • Monitor Alberta, North America and global energy supply and demand fundamentals, and analyze Alberta’s investment conditions.
  • Conduct key energy economic assumptions and royalty revenue forecasts under multiple scenarios.
  • Perform financial analysis of energy companies and conventional oil, natural gas, and oil sands projects as well as hydrocarbon processing facilities.
  • Prepare energy statistics and deliver regular energy reports.
  • Assess the potential impacts of policies and market trends on Alberta’s oil and gas production, supply, and royalties. In consultation with various internal and external stakeholders, the information derived from the assessment assists to inform the design, advocacy, and implementation of Alberta’s royalty programs and help determine current and future strategies of energy resources in the province.
  • Qualifications

    A related degree (Resource and Environmental Economics, Economics, Finance, Engineering) and 4 years of directly related experience is required. A Master’s Degree in Economics or an MBA is an asset. Advanced technical skills in economic modelling as well as advanced skills in spreadsheets, databases, and word processing/presentation software are also required. Experience in applying economic principles, energy-related economic experience, and experience working within energy-related policies, regulations, and regulatory regimes would be an asset. Broad understanding of engineering principles and geology related to the oil and gas industry would also be an asset.


    Alberta Energy is currently utilizing competency evaluation in the recruitment process. Competencies are behaviours that are essential to reach our goals in serving Albertans. We encourage you to have an in depth understanding of the competencies that are required for this opportunity and to be prepared to demonstrate them during the recruitment process. For more information on the APS Competency Model and how it is used, please visit


    $2,775.64 to $3,638.48 bi-weekly (~$72,444 to $94,964 annually)


    The Energy Information and Analysis branch is currently recruiting 6-month to 1-year temporary positions to support the critical work of the department. As the branch is currently under an organizational review, the final placements of the positions have not been determined at this time. This competition will also be used for future vacancies in similar roles.

    How to Apply

    Online applications are preferred. If you apply online, please ensure your cover letter and resume are submitted as one file, using the following naming convention: First name Last name competition # (John Smith_1234567). If you are unable to submit an electronic version of your resume, please submit your resume, quoting the Job ID, to Human Resources, Department of Energy, 2nd Floor North Petroleum Plaza, 9945 – 108 Street, Edmonton, Alberta, T5K 2G6. Fax: (780) 422-4299. Applicants who apply online will be able to track the status of this competition. If you require any further information on this job posting, please contact Jonathan Hawkins at [email protected].

    It is recommended that applicants who have obtained educational credentials from outside of Canada and have not had them previously assessed, obtain an evaluation of their credentials from the International Qualifications Assessment Service (IQAS) – http://work.alberta.ca/immigration/international-qualifications-assessment-service.html It is recommended that applicants include the assessment certificate from IQAS or any other educational assessment service as part of their application.

    Closing Statement

    We thank all applicants for their interest. All applications will be reviewed to determine which candidates’ qualifications most closely match the advertised requirements. Only individuals selected for interviews will be contacted.

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    Employment Type: Full Time
    Location: Edmonton, AB, CA
    Posted on: 2016-05-19
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