Financial Analyst – Financial Consulting Division

Job Description

Req Number: 17674BR

Position Description:
We are seeking a Financial Analyst to join the Financial Consulting Division (FCD) of the Controller’s organization. It is a part of the finance business line in Saudi Aramco, and reports to the Sr. Vice President of Finance, Strategy & Development.

The FCD is responsible for providing financial leadership, financial advisory, business consulting services and decision support to various business lines and senior management. You will be involved in high profile investments and projects. Core services of FCD include the following:

Business and investment analysis, including mergers, acquisitions, and joint ventures.

Finance and accounting advisory.

Special studies to support strategic initiatives and thought leadership.

The FCD offers a unique workplace to further expand commercial and professional skills, underpinned by a strong commitment to training and personal development.

Minimum Requirements:
As the successful candidate, you will hold a bachelor’s or a master’s degree in business administration, finance, economics, accounting, or its equivalent from a top school. A graduate degree is desirable as well as any advanced professional competency, evidenced by professional licenses and/or other forms of continuing professional education.

You will have 6 - 10 years of relevant experience in a variety of industries, which may include experience in financial analysis; capital markets; business development; industry research; mergers, acquisitions, divestitures; corporate finance and process/change management or strategy/management consulting. In addition, negotiation and leadership skills are highly desirable.

Relevant experience within one or more industries is desirable. You will have the ability to establish personal credibility with various internal clients and demonstrate excellent interpersonal and engagement skills.

You must be a team player, be able to plan and coordinate your own workload, and meet deadlines. You will also be able to add value by teaming with various business lines and performing a role of a business partner.

You must be able to work with minimal supervision, strong ability to communicate effectively, possess good project management skills, and be able to offer logical and innovative solutions to complex business issues. You must be willing to travel as required.

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

Financial modeling and business support in due diligence.

Model vetting.

Capital project analysis.

Business/investment analysis pertaining to asset divestment, service outsourcing, contract evaluation.

Business/asset valuation.

Feasibility/operational studies.

Business consulting with a focus on strategic finance.

Ad hoc project support as required.

About us:
As an integrated, global petroleum enterprise with operations in Saudi Arabia, Europe, the United States and the Far East, Saudi Aramco is one of the cornerstones of the world’s energy supply. Saudi Aramco has a proud legacy of accomplishment in the oil and gas industry. In recent years, the Company has been creating downstream joint and equity ventures, both in Saudi Arabia and in China, and is exploring additional opportunities in refining and petrochemicals. Projects such as these, combined with Saudi Aramco’s stature – both as a corporation and as a corporate citizen – in the Kingdom and wherever the Company does business, make for a challenging and rewarding work environment for the personnel of the Finance business line.