Downstream Senior Strategist (Engineering, Economics, Business Administration, Accounting, Financial Management)

28-02-2024
Job Type
Permanent
Emp Type
Full Time
Industry
Oil and Gas
Skills
Any
Functional Expertise
Any
Job ID
33125

Job Description

 

Downstream Senior Strategist (Engineering, Economics, Business Administration, Accounting, Financial Management)

Work Location: Saudi (must be willing to relocate)

Overview

Fuels Strategy & Capital Planning Department assumes the responsibility of developing Fuels’ Business Unit (BU) strategy, performing capital management, initiating portfolio synergies/optimization opportunities, and conducting financial management activities.

Successful candidate will serve as the subject matter expert in Downstream strategy and scenario planning and act as the “BU Advisor” for Downstream business-related issues. He will independently initiate research on wide-ranging topics that look into long-term scenarios that might impact the BU’s competitive advantage and will prepare research and special studies and analysis as required, for the Strategic Council and other Corporate Committees.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Incumbent performs alone, directs or coordinates the following activities:
  • Serves as subject matter expert in Downstream strategy and scenario planning.
  • Prepares research, special studies and market analysis as required, for the Downstream Strategy Council and other Corporate and Downstream Committees.  These reports and market analysis will feed into the development of scenarios.
  • Collaborates in a group of strategists responsible for articulating the overall Fuels’ BU strategy, as well as the formulation of the outlook scenarios.
  • Collaborates in a group of strategists and planners responsible for development of the Fuels BU long-term strategic plans, including capital/resource allocation plans.
  • Builds strong relationship with think tanks and industry experts to keeps abreast of key developments in the Downstream business globally, as well as other arenas that could impact Downstream competitive performance. This includes developments in technology, geopolitics, regulations, Saudi government’s plans, and Downstream industry in general.
  • Independently initiates research on wide-ranging topics that look into long-term scenarios that might impact the Company’s competitive advantage in the Downstream business. Prepares research and special studies and analyses as required, for the Strategic Council and other Corporate Committees.

Minimum Requirements

  • Master’s degree in Engineering, Economics, Business Administration, Accounting, Financial Management or closely related specialty
  • Incumbent will have steadily advanced his professional competence in his areas of expertise through personal study, relevant and expanding work experiences, seminars, professional contacts and extension courses
  • 15 years of experience in:
    • A combination of refining, chemicals, trading and retail marketing business
    • An international integrated O&G / Downstream company or global energy think tank/consulting firm, of which at least 5 years were in strategy formulation, scenario planning, and/or strategic planning
  • Excellent written and oral technical presentation skills.

 

Recruiter

Patricia Cabal