Req Number: 17339BR
We are seeking a Business Analyst to join the Capital Efficiency Division within our Domestic Refinery & NGL Fractionation (DR&NGLF) Organization.
The candidate will be working under the Capital Efficiency Division (CED), which handles all capital projects up to $100MM in existing facilities. The CED initiates, plans and executes with plant personnel all capital projects (new, revamp, debottlenecks, repairs or replacement) under $ 100 MM depending on the project complexities. In addition, CED supports all current and future capital projects of all capital sizes. Another critical function of CED is evaluating growth and profitability improvements’ initiatives.
The candidate will be working and collaborating with the CED work-mates including technical, planning, scheduling, material, contracting and business staff to develop, coordinate and help in planning and executing capital projects.
Saudi Aramco’s Downstream Organization is responsible for the Company’s downstream operations including Domestic Refining & NGL Fractionation (DR&NGLF) which oversees the operations of the Company’s wholly owned and JV refineries and NGL fractionation plants.
As the successful candidate you will have:
A bachelor degree in engineering, preferably Chemical Engineering.
At least 10 years of professional experience within refining or petrochemicals, focusing on planning and economics, with at least 5 years of experience in operations. Previous Linear Program experience; Process Industry Modeling System (PIMS) experience is highly desirable.
Ability to communicate and present to management the outcome of economic analysis with deep understanding on investment analysis, including build up to Net Present Value (NPV) and Internal Rate of Return (IRR) related to profitability improvement and growth.
Proficiency using personal computers, advanced spreadsheet applications.
Fluency in English language, both verbal and written.
Duties & Responsibilities:
You will be required to perform the following:
Develop business cases to support profitability and growth targets.
Develop prefeasibility studies for new business and integration opportunities.
Conduct evaluations as part of Investment Plan development at corporate level.
Coordinate the development of facility master plan with a focus on capital investments for growth.
Develop value assurance process for economic evaluation and business cases of capital projects throughout life-cycle.
Participate in value engineering sessions to maximize economic realization for projects.
Conduct Linear Program (LP) studies for business case definitions and sensitivity study with incorporating study cases into Linear Program (LP).
Perform economic evaluation and rigorous financial modeling/analysis to identify value creation opportunities that align with the company’s strategic objectives.
Coordinate benchmarking studies and gap analysis.
Saudi Arabia’s vast hydrocarbon resources will see Saudi Aramco become the world’s leading integrated energy and chemical company by 2020. Our Chemicals business is a critical, high-profile new enterprise for us and requires committed people with insight, experience and technical expertise.
We can offer professionals from diverse backgrounds and specialties a solid, secure future – not to mention extensive international exposure and the opportunity to see your ideas become reality. Work at the forefront of the industry and see how your career evolves with invested time and effort. It’s a chance to make a huge impact both on the local economy and on a global scale.