Love's Travel Stops & Country Stores Natural Gas/Renewable Fuels Analyst in Houston, Texas

Req ID: 119461

BASIC PURPOSE : This role is designed to create and enhance tools intended to inform investment, trading, marketing and sourcing decisions by evaluating and measuring fundamentals, technical market drivers, and basic accounting standards.


  • Research exploration and production, transportation, arbitrage, consumption, and investor behaviors related to the natural gas, electricity, and renewables industries.

  • Develop market trend data that supports and identifies investment and trading opportunities.

  • Facilitate meetings/communication between stakeholders to ensure proper communication and important data flow.

  • Develop pro formas to justify investment, development, and purchasing decisions.

  • Prepare management presentations around investment decisions, development updates, and group performance.

  • Back up commercial, scheduling functions as needed.


  • Education:

  • College degree or equivalent required

  • Economics, Finance or Engineering background preferred

  • Experience:

  • Prior experience building analytical tools that drive trading and/or marketing strategies required.


  • Skills:

  • Hard Skills: Strong capabilities in MS Excel, MS Word and MS PowerPoint and other management systems building financial models. Broad understanding of natural gas and electricity markets and trading strategies are required.

  • Soft Skills: Good written and oral communication skills, team player, exceptional customer service, attention to detail, self-motivated, good time management skills, innovative thinking and ability to think outside the box, and excellent attention to detail.

  • Typical Physical Demands:

  • Requires prolonged sitting, some bending and stooping.

  • Occasional lifting up to 25 pounds.

  • Manual dexterity sufficient to operate a computer keyboard and calculator.

  • Requires normal range of hearing and vision.

Job Function(s): Accounting and Finance

Clean Places, Friendly Faces. It's been the guiding principle at Love's for more than 50 years, and it's leading us into the future. We're passionate about serving drivers with clean, modern facilities stocked with plenty of fuel, food and supplies. Love's has two primary kinds of stores. Our 'Country Stores' are fueling stations with a convenience store attached. The larger ' Travel Stops' are located on interstate highways and offer additional amenities such as food from popular restaurant chains, trucking supplies, showers and more.

Loves is an Equal Opportunity employer – M/F/Vets/Disabled.

EOE-Protected Veterans/Disability