Saudi Aramco
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Job Description and Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Public Policy, Economics, Law, or Social Sciences. 
  • Graduate degree in a related field is preferred. 
  • At least 15 years of relevant professional experience in applied policy analysis, with at least 5 years of experience dealing with economic and energy policies and regulations. 
  • Proven ability to handle complex policy issues in a rigorous analytical fashion. 
  • Thorough understanding of the Saudi and regional economic systems. Experience in analysing policy and regulation in developing countries will be considered.
  • Proven ability to interface and effectively communicate with management at all levels within the organization and with government officials. 
  • Proficient English (and preferably Arabic) written and oral communication skills. Able to communicate what are frequently complex technical, economic, and legal concepts in a clear and succinct manner to individuals and groups from diverse professional backgrounds. 
  • A hands-on person who will immediately command the professional respect of others who possess long-time practical experience of working in or serving the oil and gas industry. A person whom others, at all levels, will seek out for advice and counsel on policy issues.
  • Able to work effectively with the minimum of supervision on relatively unstructured tasks.
  • Have an analytical mind that is capable of pursuing multiple lines of inquiry. 
  • Able to perform consistently with changing deadlines and shifting work priorities.

Duties & Responsibilities:

You will be required to perform the following

  • Provide analytical and research support, data analysis on economic sectors of the Kingdom. 
  • Forecast economic and social trends and government policies, including matters related to fiscal policies and frameworks. 
  • Monitor trends and other issues with implications for the policy landscape. Evaluate policy impact on Saudi Aramco’s business. 
  • Provide guidance on modelling and analytical tools to evaluate policies and conduct policy impact assessments.
  • Participate in the development of the Kingdom’s Economic and Energy Outlook analysis and activities on key policy issues. 
  • Draft reports on technical and policy issues, and be able to benchmark and apply best practices to the Saudi context. Ensure both timeliness and a high level of analytical and editorial quality in the preparation and publication of these documents. 
  • Examine the current economic and energy policies and regulatory environment, to identify areas of improvement, and to develop best practice frameworks to address these areas. 
  • Undertaking rigorous applied research on strategic, analytical and policy matters on issues of national or organizational interest, and their connections and/or implications with the Company business.
  • Providing expert judgment, by way of thorough analysis on queries from management involving domestic policy and regulation issues. 
  • Writing policy papers on issues related to domestic economy and energy demand. 
  • Providing periodic commentary on developments in the domestic and regional Saudi policy issues, such as privatization, economic competiveness, energy efficiency measures, and product pricing reforms.
  • Mentor young professionals and policy analysts, to develop their analytical and research skills, and recommend training and development pathways to progress their professional development.
  • Represent Saudi Aramco Domestic Analysis Department at Saudi Aramco events, to increase employee understanding of the economic and energy policies and regulations.
  • Represent Saudi Aramco Domestic Analysis Department by delivering high level industry talks and seminars to visiting entities.