Skills: Chemical Engineering, Plant Operations Engineer, Refinery / Plant Operations Supervisor
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Dhahran, Eastern Province, Saudi Arabia
No location/work authorization restrictions found.
We are seeking a Domestic Refining Asset Joint Venture Coordinator to join the management of Domestic Joint Venture Management Department.
The Domestic Joint Venture Management Department is responsible to ensure Saudi Aramco Joint Venture Refineries are managed in the best interests of the venture and its shareholders whilst promoting good business relationship with JV Partners.
The primary role is to provide advisory and analytical support/assistance to Saudi Aramco appointed members of the JV Board of directors, this includes conducting Pre-Board briefing, providing expert comments on JV requests and reviewing the technical and economic viability of the JV's business plans, operating plans and capital programs. As well as maintaining up-to-date pertinent records of the JV and provide Saudi Aramco and its appointed JV Directors with regular reports and responses to questions related to all JVs.
As the successful candidate, you will have:
A Bachelor's degree in Chemical Engineering from a recognized and approved university.
At least 10 years' experience in Refinery Operations and/or technical services, including experience in production planning and performance management.
An understanding of refining economics and financial controls (related to OPEX, CAPEX, investment decisions, NPV calculation, business case development, etc.).
The capability to work in a multi-disciplinary environment, including on issues related to finance, marketing, commercial agreements and strategy.
Cross functional experience including prior JV work experience (strongly preferred).
Experience working with Hysis/PIMS software (strongly preferred).
Willingness to travel within Saudi Arabia, as-needed.
Duties and Responsibilities
You will be required to perform the following:
Overlook all JVs related issues.
Communicate with JV senior management/CEO and Directors of JV Board.
Lead negotiations with Saudi Aramco SMEs on commercial agreements and develop the draft agreement.
Lead coordination of reviews of agreements with various Aramco departments.
Develop presentation materials for various meetings including board briefing.
Review JV board agenda, board meeting book and prepare for pre-Board briefing.
Act as an advisory for board members inquiries.
Review JV Business plan and provide recommendations.
Review all board resolutions and provide recommendations to Board members.
Maintain regular communication visits to JV.
Promote Saudi Aramco technical services.
Review technical, operational and financial performance to identify issues that need to be addressed.
Identify, evaluate and implement improvements within the JV that would improve its business performance.