Global Specialist Executive Search & Career Development

Principal Analyst | Refinery Benchmarking

Chemicals Consultancy

London UK or Houston TX, Europe

  • ChemExec℠ Ref No: CX000386 | Posted date: 19/08/2019

  • Seniority: Specialist
  • Salary: £/$ Six figure salary
  • Package details: Bonus and benefits
  • Sector: Commodity Chemicals
  • Closing date: 18/10/2019
  • Client Ref: 1000982
Company Overview

Our client is a leading consultancy with offices around the world.

Job Description

The principal analyst provides quarterly and annual updates of the Refinery Cost, Margin, & Analytics. As part of the annual update process, you will be responsible for managing and developing the annual crude slates, modeling yield shifts from refinery capacity additions, changes in crude supply, and changes in global crude and product pricing. You will work with a global crude oil and refining and marketing team to ensure that all regional input and insights are incorporated into the final published deliverables.

Job Requirements


  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering. Chemical or Petroleum Engineering advantageous
  • 5+ years or more in refining experience, preferably with some operations experience
  • A strong understanding of refinery trade flows and pricing mechanisms
  • Experience with linear modeling of refinery processes including PIMS beneficial
  • Some experience with refinery logistics is desirable
  • Adept at data/data organization
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office including developing macros