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Title:  Director, Research


Houston, TX, US, 77002

Requisition ID:  619

Company Overview:
Founded in 2016 by Charif Souki (Cheniere) and Martin Houston (BG Group), and led by Octávio Simões (Sempra LNG), Tellurian is a fully integrated company with Upstream assets located in the Haynesville Shale (Calcasieu Parish), Downstream/LNG assets located in Lake Charles, and Midstream assets connecting the two.


The Tellurian management team has collectively delivered over 79 million tonnes of LNG, representing more than 15% of LNG in production today.


Our $30 billion Driftwood LNG facility broke ground in April 2022 and is scheduled to begin exporting LNG in 2026. Once complete, Driftwood will be the largest LNG facility in the US.


What We Offer: 
Tellurian offers an industry leading compensation and benefits package.

  • Competitive Base Salary + Annual Bonus + Long-term Incentive Bonus
  • Industry Leading Benefits, at no monthly cost to the employee
    • Medical Premiums (All Employees + Family)
    • Dental Premiums (All Employees + Family)
    • Vision Premiums (All Employees + Family)
    • Gym Membership (Dependent on Location)
    • 401K, $1 for $1 match, up to 6%
    • Paid Maternity, Paternity, and Adoption Leave
    • Pet Insurance

Position Overview

The Director, Research and Analysis will directly support the strategic planning, research, and analysis activities of Tellurian. The primary focus of this position will be research on strategic topics and fundamental analysis, preparing summary material for Executive and Senior management with scenario analysis as appropriate. The position will assist in the development of Corporate strategic and business planning activities, and presentations. These activities are deadline-driven and may deal with confidential information. The ideal candidate is a self-starter, detail-oriented, and capable of interacting with diverse levels of management and outside constituencies.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Conducts industry fundamental research and identifies key industry trends that may affect Company direction, performance, and profitability
  • Recommends and assists in the development of corporate strategy based on emerging trends, expansion opportunities, competitive threats, and business partner viability
  • Synthesizes and summarizes research to capture and communicate key insights.
  • Prepares and leads the management discussion on industry fundamentals.
  • Represents the Company at industry events communicating our position on industry trends.
  • Participates in the assessment of business development proposals.
  • Ability to lead several analysts and direct their work


  • 10+ years of experience in research, fundamentals, financial analysis, or other commensurate work
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality of information, problem solve, communicate with all levels of management and work within time deadlines
  • Expert in Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint is required; proficiency with Tableau, Power BI, etc. is a plus
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent management and leadership skills


Some domestic and international required.

Working Conditions

This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines.

Physical requirements

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to: sit, stand, walk, lift, carry, reach, push, and pull.


This position is EXEMPT under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).

Tellurian is an equal opportunity workplace. All employment decisions are made without regard to sex, race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other legally protected categories. This includes providing reasonable accommodation if requested for disabilities or religious beliefs and practices.

Nearest Major Market: Houston

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