Skills: Chemical Engineering, Chemist
Experience: 15 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Saudi Arabia
The Senior Strategist serves as an expert in Downstream strategy and scenario planning and acts as a Corporate Advisor for the Downstream business, providing insight to key internal stakeholders. This role is also responsible for independently initiating research on wide-ranging topics and long-term scenarios which impact the Company's competitive advantage, as well as conducting research and special studies for the Strategy Council and other Corporate Committees.
Master's degree in Engineering, Economics, Business Administration, Accounting, Financial Management or closely related specialty.
Must have steady career advancement through personal study, relevant and expanding work experiences, seminars, professional contacts and extension courses.
At least 15 years of experience in a combination of refining, chemicals, trading and retail marketing business within an international integrated Downstream company or global energy think tank/consulting firm, of which at least five years must have been in strategy formulation, scenario planning, and/or strategic planning.
Proven track record of building strong relationships with think tanks and industry experts in order to remain current with key global industry developments, as well as other arenas that could impact Saudi Aramco's Downstream Chemicals competitive performance.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Serves as an expert in Downstream strategy and scenario planning.
Acts as a Corporate Advisor for Downstream business-related issues, and providing insight to the Finance & Performance Management Department, Downstream SVP, and other members of Corporate Management.
Prepares research and special studies and analyses as required, for the Strategy Council and other Corporate and Downstream Committees.
Collaborates with a group of strategists responsible for articulating the Company's overall Downstream strategy, as well as the formulation of the outlook scenarios.
Collaborates with a group of strategists and planners responsible for developing Downstream's long-term strategic plans, including capital/resource allocation.
Builds strong relationship with think tanks and industry experts to remain current of key global industry developments, as well as other arenas that could impact Downstream's competitive performance.
Independently initiates research on wide-ranging topics that look into long-term scenarios which may impact the Company's competitive advantage.
Prepares research and special studies and analyses as required, for the Strategy Council and other Corporate Committees.
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.
Every day, our multinational team of more than 70,000 people combines passion, purpose, and performance to achieve a common objective: unlocking the full potential of the Kingdom’s resources to create more value for our company and more opportunities for people at home and around the globe.
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