Business Planning Analyst

Our Client is looking for a Business Planning Analyst, on a permanent staff basis, location in Aberdeen.

Responsible for forward looking financial aspects of the business and will work across the organization and management team to deliver Finance objectives.


Key Responsibilities

  • Ensure company HSEQ policies, procedures and practices are followed.
  • Focal point for all UK economics and Value Assurance. Design and use Decision Analysis models to optimize company value, assisting project/ opportunity selection.
  • Maintain a comprehensive business calendar in addition to monthly and 5 year asset Work Programs
  • Coordinate the monthly forecast process
  • Will run the budget and plan cycle, ultimately delivering a budget book based on approved budgets.
  • Coordinate presentations – VIP visits, monthly forecast packs, OPCOMs
  • Champion any Corporate initiatives being rolled out
  • Coordinate Government Asset Questionnaires and Surveys
  • Provide back up support for the Commercial Team ensure continuation of activities and realization of the department’s goal plan.
  • Solving complex problems using detailed modelling skills.
  • Supporting Company Strategy through the provision of analysis.

Education, Qualifications & Experience

  • Minimum Bachelor level
  • Relevant experience
  • A good understanding of the E&P Value Chain
  • A sound grasp of what makes an E&P Company successful and profitable
  • Computer/ Programming fluency
  • Analytical Thinking - Applies logic to solve problems and get the job done.
  • Communication/ Writing skills - Can use language effectively (verbal or written) to gather information and facilitate the exchange of ideas.
  • Problem Solving - Solves problems while ensuring rules and directives are followed.
  • Result oriented
  • Creative Thinking - Ability to look outside the box and develop new modelling strategies for capturing issues.
  • Analytical
  • Independent and Pro-active
  • Team player
  • Strong communicator
  • Organized and methodical approach to work with an eye for detail