Financial Analyst

Job Description

Req Number: 17399BR

Position Description:
We are seeking a Joint Venture Financial Analyst to join the Chemicals Joint Ventures Management Division in the Chemicals Organization.

The Chemicals Joint Ventures Management is responsible for maximizing shareholder’s value through Joint Ventures and Subsidiaries by providing critical technical, financial and marketing support.

The Joint Venture Financial Analyst’s primary role is to provide financial analysis of multi-billion USD business product lines and their consolidation into the business results. As the successful candidate you must have excellent analytical skills and demonstrate that you have dealt with complex commercial agreements and international business structures in your career. Further, you must have strong experience in joint venture (JV) and portfolio analysis. You will be asked to support a young and dynamic organization in our drive to build something new and to continuously improve.

Minimum Requirements:
As the successful candidate you will hold a Bachelor’s degree in Finance or Accounting or related field from a recognized and approved program. A graduate degree is highly desirable as well as finance and/or management focused advanced professional competence evidenced by professional licenses, certifications (CPA, CFA) and/or other forms of continuing professional education.

You will have twelve years’ experience in financial analysis, portfolio management, capital markets, research, mergers & acquisitions in relevant industries

It is preferred that you have strong experience in the petrochemicals industry. Specific corporate business integration experience would also be desirable (start-ups experience and related activities).

You must have a successful track record in working in changing environments, identifying potentials and delivery of results in cooperation with all stakeholders including experience in leadership positions.

High proficiency with MS Excel including the use of Macros and add-on is required.

Further, you must also be proficient in other Microsoft Office Tools.

You must have excellent communication, presentation, interpersonal and networking skills, including fluency in English (spoken and written)

Flexibility to travel both domestically and internationally is also necessary.

Duties & Responsibilities:
You will be required to perform the following:

Business Reporting, Planning and Forecasting

Create and maintain a financial model for the actual results reporting in combination with the short-term to mid-term planning process of the business

Analyze the monthly results of the product lines, the fixed costs and balance sheet items

Perform financial analysis and recommendation, analysis of the JV business and operating plans.

Manage the planning process in coordination with the business representatives and the commercial analysts

Consolidate the product line results into the Business P&L

Identify improvement potentials in the business

Conduct monthly, quarterly and annual financial analysis of our JV and subsidiary portfolio

Provide support for ad hoc requests from Managements.

Special tasks
Provide financial advice and support to special projects in support of our Joint Ventures and Subsidiaries

Process mapping for new activities

Provide business integration support for subsidiaries, joint ventures, mergers & acquisitions

About us:
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.