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Petroleum Listing Service PLS Inc

Career Opportunities

Available Positions At PLS, Inc.

The company's mission is to provide buyers and sellers -
the information, services and resources needed to better manage
their portfolio and facilitate profitable transactions.

Scroll down on this page to read current or potential job opportunities coming up at PLS.

Sales Position
Job Description:
PLS, Inc., a Houston-based energy publishing, research and transactions firm, is seeking an experienced salesperson to join the sales team. Daily tasks will include making calls to clients and non-clients of PLS, providing customer service and collecting data. The successful candidate will follow up on leads and generate new ones.

- Bachelor's degree
- 2 years of sales experience
- Knowledge of the oil and gas industry is preferred
- Must be a team player

Commensurate with experience

Interested applicants should fax their resume and contact information for two professional references to 713-658-1922 or send it via email to careers@plsx.com.

Energy Writer
Job Description:
PLS Inc. is looking for an experienced writer to cover the oil and gas industry. The individual will be responsible for assisting in the writing of content covering oil and gas finance and capital and mergers and acquisitions. Beyond covering aggregated news, the individual must be able to identify trends in order to generate insightful, original content.

- Write up story assignments on a daily basis
- Check news wires and other media outlets for additional story prompts
- Write a minimum of 1,600 words a day
- Submit well-researched and grammatically clean content
- Deliver content on time

- Bachelor's degree preferably in Journalism
- Great attention to detail
- Ability to write direct and concise sentences
- Methodical working style
- Ability to quickly adapt to a new knowledge base
- Ability to perform in a deadline-driven environment
- Oil and gas experience
- Ability to work on tight deadlines
- Ability to multitask
- Experience with Microsoft Office

Interested applicants should fax their resume to 713-658-1922 or send it via email to careers@plsx.com.

Job Description:
PLS Inc. is looking for a full-time receptionist. The receptionist position will include data entry work; day to day tasks involve answering phones, manning a switchboard and entering information into the computerized database. The type of information varies per project, and might be text based, image based or numerical. Most training will be on the job, learning how to use PLS' specialized database technology. Additionally the receptionist will be responsible for greeting clients, distributing packages that are delivered to the office, maintaining the front desk and conference rooms, maintaining a schedule of upcoming meetings to ensure the conference rooms are not double booked as well as ordering food for lunch meetings. Industry experience is not required although a basic understanding of the oil and gas is advantageous. The knowledge you will gain will prepare you for a career in the energy sector and an expert in current developments in the oil business.

Necessary skills include:
Accuracy. The information in our databases is used to reach customers and by clients for senior level decision-making, so it's vital that it is correct. PLS needs to be sure they are mailing information to the right people, or that the right details are recorded for each customer.

- Computer literacy -- familiarity with the Windows platform
- Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word, Power Point, Outlook and Access is a plus
- Excellent written, editing and verbal communication skills (person, phone, email)
- Fluent in English
- Time management skills to balance multiple projects and deadlines
- Ability to work quickly
- Ability to multi-task
- Good attention to detail
- Proven organization skills
- Familiarity with effective Google skills and LinkedIn is a plus
- Answering phones and directing calls as needed

This is an office-based job requiring a 40+ hour week with overtime pay thereafter.
Interested applicants should fax their resume to 713-658-1922 or send it via email to careers@plsx.com.

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