Company: Saudi Aramco
Skills: Marketing
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Saudi Arabia

Aramco energizes the world economy.

Aramco occupies a unique position in the global energy industry. We are the world's largest producer of hydrocarbons (oil and gas), with the lowest upstream carbon intensity of any major producer.

With our significant investment in technology and infrastructure, we strive to maximize the value of the energy we produce for the world along with a commitment to enhance Aramco's value to society.

Headquartered in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and with offices around the world, we combine market discipline with a generations' spanning view of the future, born of our nine decades experience as responsible stewards of the Kingdom's vast hydrocarbon resources. This responsibility has driven us to deliver significant societal and economic benefits to not just the Kingdom, but also to a vast number of communities, economies, and countries that rely on the vital and reliable energy that we supply.

We are one of the most profitable companies in the world, as well as amongst the top five global companies by market capitalization.


We are seeking a Marketing Manager to join the Strategic Studies & Market Analysis Division (SS&MA) in Saudi Aramco's Crude Oil Sales & Marketing Department (COSMD).

SS&MA is responsible for providing support to the business through Market Analysis, Strategy, Planning, Performance Monitoring & Reporting and Data Management.

You will be responsible for the market development of Arabian crude oil and for the negotiation of crude oil sales contract terms within a particular area of assignment. This includes but is not limited to analyzing the global oil market and providing solutions that serve the department and the company.

Key Responsibilities

You will be required to perform the following:

Identify crude sales opportunities and develop markets for Arabian crude oil.

Contact potential buyers, develop, and negotiate price, delivery, and quality and quantity terms for term, spot, or incremental sales for Arabian crude oil.

Maintain relationships with existing clients, handle contract negotiations, and discuss necessary cutbacks in contracted deliveries to meet production quota requirements or possible changes in client nominations.

Monitor crude pricing, relative crude values and other market trends in the area of assignment.

Coordinate with the regional offices to ensure that customer crude delivery requirements are met.

Minimum Requirements

As the successful candidate you must have a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Marketing, Economics, or Engineering from a recognized and approved program. A relevant advanced degree in economics, energy, or MBA may also be an advantage.

You should have a minimum of ten years of experience in oil marketing, sales, trading, refinery optimization, or supply planning. Supervisory, or managerial experience, as well as, familiarity with refinery linear programming or investment financial modeling are also desirable.

Working environment

Our high-performing employees are drawn by the challenging and rewarding professional, technical and industrial opportunities we offer, and are remunerated accordingly.

At Aramco, our people work on truly world-scale projects, supported by investment in capital and technology that is second to none. And because, as a global energy company, we are faced with addressing some of the world's biggest technical, logistical and environmental challenges, we invest heavily in talent development.

We have a proud history of educating and training our workforce over many decades. Employees at all levels are encouraged to improve their sector-specific knowledge and competencies through our workforce development programs - one of the largest in the world.