Job Description :
Finance Operations (FO) contributes to the Shell aspiration of becoming the world’s most competitive and innovative energy company by promising to deliver sustainable, externally benchmarked, world class end to end performance in the five processes we operate.
FO plays a vital role in enabling the delivery of Finance Functional excellence to Shell.
Reporting & Analysis (R&A) is one of the five processes & employs some 25% of staff within FO. The core purpose of R&A is to support the various businesses of Shell with financial accounting, reporting and analysis.
The team is setup under the four core business pillars of Royal Dutch Shell, namely Upstream, Downstream, Projects & Technology and Corporate, Holdings and Treasury).
What’s the role?
You’ll join a team of Economic Advisors, based in the R&A team who will provide deal structuring and economics modelling capability to the Global Lubricants and Mobility business.
You can look forward to contributing to the team’s work in the following areas :
through an in-depth understanding of business performance, key deal levers & applying learnings from previous deals.
Skills & Requirements
What we need from you
Well-rounded finance professional (MBA, CIMA, ACCA etc.) with significant experience of 4-7 years in business finance (preferably in areas of pricing, commercial finance, brand management).
Good commercial acumen & analytical aptitude Economic and financial modelling (Excel spreadsheet) experience is essential Good written and verbal communication skills Able to gain the confidence of various stakeholders building on strong knowledge and understanding of the business drivers, value and risk Stakeholder management influencing, advising and challenging others is an important part of the job.
Project management skills track record of prioritizing and delivering your own workload. Be flexible and able to prioritize / re-prioritize quickly Problem solving mindset with the courage to ensure professional financial rigor is applied to commercial decision-making process Ability to apply a risk-based, practical approach to problem solving, coupled with the ability to rationalize decisions with significant uncertainty and incomplete info Strong collaboration & interpersonal skills.
Exposure to ERP systems (GSAP), business intelligence tools like Spotfire, BI4 & data analytics would be an advantage. Business expertise preferably Oil & Gas - Upstream or Downstream businesses would be an advantage Previous experience with commercial teams is desirable
Demonstrated evidence of Enterprise first values and behaviors will be taken into account during the selection process.
Business Performance Management
Accounting & Reporting