Job Overview


About the Agency

This position is located in the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA). The EIA is the statistical and analytical agency within the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE). EIA collects, analyzes, and disseminates independent and impartial energy information to promote sound policymaking, efficient markets, and public understanding of energy and its interaction with the economy and the environment. EIA is the nation's premier source of energy information and, by law, its data, analyses, and forecasts are independent of approval by any other officer or employee of the U.S. government.


The Senior Energy Analyst is located within the office of the Assistant Administrator for Energy Analysis. This position is responsible for:

  • Technical program planning, organizing, designing, developing analyses and reports of global oil and gas markets, policies, models, resources, reserves, production, and technology.
  • Developing and recommending the strategic objectives of the organization with respect to global oil and gas markets and a work plan for research, analysis, modeling, and outreach to achieve office objectives.
  • Providing expert counsel and guidance to the Administrator, Deputy Administrator, Assistant Administrator for Energy Analysis, and other Departmental officers who require expert analysis and insights about global oil and gas markets in order to prioritize and plan for policies and programs to address the national interest.
  • Serving a key role in the development of strategies, planning, organization, and implementation of broad aspects of oil and gas analysis information programs and providing management advice and technical support.
  • Ensuring technical soundness of periodic and special purpose data and data analysis reports; data and methodological documentation, and assessments of the current oil and gas markets and associated financial activities.
  • On behalf of EIA and the U.S. Government, participating in international activities to produce information on world oil and gas markets and associated financial activities that impact domestic energy price relationships.
  • Establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with senior EIA officials and using contacts to build and strengthen internal support for EIA and Office programs.
  • Directing or participating in special studies initiated by EIA, other DOE offices, or other government agencies.
  • Collaborating with, advising, and coordinating with other DOE offices, as well as outside organizations such as Congress, Administration officials, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, state and local officials, and key senior representatives of the business community.
  • Performing other duties as assigned.

Travel Required

  • Occasional Travel
  • Occasional Travel is required for this position.

Relocation Authorized

  • No