Company: NES Global Talent
Skills: Logistics Management, Supply Chain Management
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Masters Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: Competitive
Location: Calgary, Alberta, Canada


Our client, a large oil and gas company, is currently seeking a Production Analyst for a 1 year contract in Calgary, AB.

 

Position Summary:

The Midstream Production team is responsible for production forecasting, the logistical management of physical movements of heavy crude, diluent and synthetic crude through the Midstream Pipelines and Terminals, associated customer accounts and volumetric accounting and reporting.

 

This position is a customer service, logistics and operations role based in Calgary with primary responsibility for production logistics, blending, volumetric accounting, customer accounts/services and reporting. This position is one of the primary contact/liaison positions with Shippers/Customers, Pipeline Connected Facilities, Midstream Pipeline Field personnel and internal business stakeholders.

 

The role requires the individual to have the ability to work well in a fast paced, deadline driven, multi-tasking/priority environment.

 

Occasional on-call and after core business hours availability (issue and deadline driven)

 

Core Responsibilities:

  • Manage the movements of crude and/or diluent through the Midstream Pipelines and Terminals to meet all customer and supply availability requirements across the Midstream Pipelines and Terminals
  • Liaison between Shippers, Pipeline Connected Facility Operators, Field Operations as required to manage throughput, Shipper and Connected Facility requirements/issues
  • Develop analytics, contingency / strategy plans, participate in resolution and problem solving employing an ability to react quickly and efficiently to Pipeline sensitivity due to all issues/events (Midstream Pipelines & Terminals, Pipeline Connected Facilities and Trunklines)
  • Participate in and/or manage restriction, curtailment or apportionment activities
  • Manage, monitor, reconcile and report on all Midstream Pipelines and Terminals Shipper positions to ensure all shippers are balanced and contracts are met
  • Manage forecasting and resolve nomination issues/discrepancies (initial & revised)
  • Perform and/or participate in all forecasting activities (i.e. Month End Shippers Balances, Weekly Splits, Budgeting and Quarterly forecasting)
  • Customer communications (written & verbal) as required
  • Reporting - i.e. Crude Oil Logistics, Internal (all levels), Government and Petroleum Registry
  • Develop, operate, manage and maintain integrity of applications/workbooks
  • Subject matter expert for Integrated Pipeline System (IPS) Project
  • Participate in special projects/work requests as required
  • On-call and after core business hours availability (issue and deadline driven)
  • Cross-training within core and multi-functional area
  • Responsibilities include but are not limited to the above
 

Qualifications

  • 5+ years' experience in Midstream logistics, scheduling or related experience
  • Post-secondary Business/Economics Degree/Certificate or related discipline
  • Previous experience with midstream asset operations, crude oil blending, and volumetric forecasting
  • 2+ years' experience with industry reporting and procedures (PRA, COLC, AB, SK & Stats Can Volumetric Directives/Guidelines) would be considered an asset
  • Broad knowledge of pipeline systems operations and inventory management expertise
  • Comprehensive knowledge of the pipeline's rules and regulations
  • Developed qualitative and quantitative analytical skills
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Ability to work efficiently under pressure
  • Exceptional communication skills in all forms including the ability to present information clearly and concisely
  • Skilled problem solver with ability to develop solutions in collaboration with others
  • Ability to transact with personnel at various levels both internally and externally
  • Ability to negotiate, influence, present and represent with diplomacy and tact, while responding effectively/efficiently to the needs of diverse clients with a focus on customer service
  • Enthusiasm, a desire to learn and flexibility to change


Established in 1978, NES Global Talent provides a complete range of contract and permanent talent solutions to the Oil and Gas, Power, Construction and Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Manufacturing and IT sectors worldwide. With more than 40 offices in 28 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. Offering far more than a traditional recruitment service, we fully support our contractors while they are on assignment with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.