Skills: Accounting, Financial Analyst
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Saudi Arabia
We are seeking an experienced financial analyst to join the Transaction Execution Division of the Industrial Investments Department.
The Transaction execution team is responsible for providing transaction execution services through development of detailed investment proposals, evaluate opportunities, develop commercial analysis and financial models, interact with internal and external financial advisors, lead deal teams and negotiate heads of terms and definitive agreements to close Joint Venture deals.
The Financial Analyst primary role is to develop and/or analyze financial data and create financial models for investment decision support as part of a business development team.
As the successful candidate you will hold a Bachelor's degree in Finance, Business, or Accounting from a recognized and approved program. An advanced degree in business administration (MBA) and/or professional certification in finance or accounting such as CFA or CPA are preferred.
You will have minimum of 10 years of experience in finance or business fields, including at least 3 in investment reviews, investment banking, financial institution or business development (on the deal making side), a proficiency in financial modeling is desired. Preference is if the practice area is in the sectors of sustainability, technology, industrials or materials.
Duties & Responsibilities:
You will be required to perform and demonstrate the following:
Ability to analyze, model and evaluate economic feasibility of investments in different sectors
Ability to interpret, evaluate and compare balance sheets and income statements
Analyze current and past financial data and performance.
Thorough understanding of valuation techniques and ability to develop valuation models of joint venture deals under evaluation
Ability to develop, assess and evaluate different scenarios and their impact on investment opportunities
Review partner's financial models and analyses
Engage and lead negotiations of heads of terms with potential partners
Assist in drafting definitive agreements
Develop, review and negotiate financing strategies and packages for different investments
Ability to communicate effectively with management at all levels within the organization
Strong written and oral communication skills and ability to communicate complex technical and commercial concepts in a clear and succinct matter
Advise, council and coach colleagues and junior members of the team in all aspects related to deal making
Work with minimal supervision on various tasks
The Engineering & Project Management (E&PM) business line studies, plans and oversees the construction of the Company's new facilities, including some of the biggest and most complex projects in the petroleum industry. Recently, Saudi Aramco completed the largest capital program in its history that included new or expanded oil, gas and petrochemical facilities, raising maximum sustainable crude oil production capacity to 12 million barrels per day and significantly increasing gas production and processing capacities. Among the recently completed projects was the largest crude oil increment in the history of the industry: Khurais, with a production capacity of 1.2 million barrels per day. More challenges lie ahead, with a slate of new or expanded oil, gas, refining and petrochemical projects in the works. E&PM also manages the Company's Research & Development Center where scientists investigate topics such as the desulfurization of crude oil, advanced fuel formulations for next generation combustion engines, and reservoir nano-scale robots (Resbots™) for injection into reservoirs to record their properties.