Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: OXY) is an international oil and gas exploration and production company, and its OxyChem subsidiary is a major North American chemical manufacturer. We are one of the largest U.S. oil and gas companies, based on equity market capitalization, with more than 40,000 employees and contractors worldwide.
We are looking for an experienced and motivated individual to fill the position of Senior Analyst – Market Fundamentals within our Analytics and Market Fundamentals department based in Houston, Texas. Candidate will lead the analysis of international and domestic crude oil and natural gas liquids (NGL) markets, develop supply, demand and price projections to enhance strategic business decisions and support trading teams. The position will be responsible for developing and communicating international and domestic crude oil and NGL fundamentals to marketing management and the executive management team.
Job duties include:
Develop new and manage existing international crude oil and NGL supply / demand assessements and models including: major consuming / producing country analyses, infrastructure and transportation trends, cost of supply, and demand analysis.
Advise Company on international / domestic price trends for crude oil and gas liquids.
Identify strategic marketing and/or commercial opportunities related to trends in the international and domestic oil / NGL markets.
Prepare and present fundamental analysis and price outlooks to executive management
Provide analytical and market analysis support for trading activities
Network with industry counterparts in order to stay abreast of new developments and new opportunities that may impact crude oil and/or NGL market fundamentals.
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Finance, Mathematics or Economics
Candidates required to have 5+ years of similar experience in energy market analysis
Candidates required to have 12+ years of energy industry experience
Technical skills include high proficiency in Microsoft Suite, Spotfire, SQL Server and/or advanced database management
Candidate must posses strong written and verbal communications skills; strong analytical work experience and possess the ability to work on ad-hoc analytical requests.
Experience in evaluating commodity markets, project economics, supply side forecasting, demand analysis and price development is essential.
Relevant experience with Energy or Management Consulting firms