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Credit Energy Analyst - Upstream E&P

New York

Credit Funds

Ref#: 2968

Date published: 10-May-2022

Energy Analyst

About Fortress

Fortress Investment Group LLC is a leading, highly diversified global investment manager with approximately $53.3 billion of assets under management as of December 30, 2021. Founded in 1998, Fortress manages assets on behalf of over 1,900 institutional clients and private investors worldwide across a range of credit and real estate, private equity and permanent capital investment strategies. Investment performance is our cornerstone - we strive to generate strong risk adjusted returns for our investors over the long term. For additional information on Fortress, please visit www.fortress.com.


About the Business

The energy business at Fortress makes debt and equity investments in primarily North American energy and infrastructure with assets supporting the generation, transmission and distribution of electricity and the production, storage, processing, servicing, and transportation of oil & gas. The team seeks to generate superior risk-adjusted returns by opportunistically investing in private, mid-cap, primarily contracted infrastructure assets, oil & gas reserves, and service companies, via identification of price-to-value dislocations. Such dislocations are often due to sponsor stress, illiquidity, market disruption, regulatory change, asset optionality or project operating issues.


About the Position

The Energy Analyst will:

  • Develop flexible financial models and perform ad hoc financial forecasting, valuations, analyses and modeling, focused on upstream oil & gas investment opportunities
  • Develop, conduct and coordinate financial analyses, reports and presentations to facilitate making significant business decisions
  • Conduct financial and business diligence (e.g. reserve valuations, corporate valuations, industry analysis, competitive position, growth prospects) during the transaction process
  • Provide analytical support for transactions across the capital structure
  • Analyze and execute investment and asset management strategies
  • Actively participate in processes to evaluate new and ongoing potential investments
  • Assist in monitoring, management and valuation of existing portfolio of investments

The ideal candidate will have:

  • A bachelor's degree in business, finance, economics or petroleum engineering
  • At least 2 years of experience as an Analyst at a buy-side firm or a commercial or investment bank with a focus in energy - specifically upstream oil and gas
  • Strong experience with oil & gas asset valuation
  • Good understanding of the energy supply chain and the relationship of upstream, midstream, downstream and power sectors
  • Advanced Excel skills and strong modeling and financial valuation skills
  • Strong PowerPoint and presentation skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Strong quantitative skills
  • Experience with ARIES or PHDWin is a plus


The successful candidate will be:

  • Bright and flexible, with excellent analytical, strategic and implementation skills
  • Results-oriented, with an ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and expeditiously
  • Able to both take direction and show initiative as appropriate
  • Comfortable with various financial reporting systems to optimize the results of a business
  • Proactive and high-energy with a hands-on approach to problem solving
  • A strong individual as well as a team player, capable of building effective internal and external relationships through appealing personal skills
  • Uncompromising with respect to integrity in all regards


Fortress Investment Group LLC collectively with its subsidiaries and operating affiliates is an equal opportunity employer and considers all applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, creed, color, sex, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, genetic information, protected veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.