Chevron is one of the world's leading energy companies, with approximately 60,000 employees working in countries around the world. We explore, produce and transport crude oil and natural gas; refine, market and distribute fuels and other energy products; manufacture and sell petrochemical products; generate power; and develop future energy resources, including biofuels and geothermal energy.
Chevron is accepting online applications for the position of Business Analyst located in Houston, Texas and San Ramon, CA through March 12, 2013 at 11:59 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time).
The Business Analyst position reports to the Manager - Analytical Support in Corp Procurement. This position conducts various financial analyses, internal and external market research studies, as well as data and process analysis for Procurement management and cross-Opco Procurement teams. Assignments include supporting Category Management, Strategic Sourcing and other Procurement activities in Corporate, domestic upstream, midstream or downstream business units. Frequent interaction with senior management can be expected. Strong analytical skills and problem solving capabilities, customer focus, teamwork and a high-level of initiative are critical. Excellent communication skills are important.
Responsibilities for this position may include but are not limited to:
Conducts business and financial analysis including supplier, spend, market, decision and budget analyses. Analyzes supplier activities, market share changes and swings in business and prepare projections on how these may influence future supplier proposals or negotiations. Develop first cost and total cost models and other related assessments.
Provides commodity/service expertise and support to Category Managers and Business Units for sourcing tenders, negotiations and contracts.
Develops or assists in the development of category plan documents, business cases, decision review board packages and other presentations with emphasis on clear presentation and interpretation of data gathered.
Supports Procurement/Supply Chain Mgmt teams through benchmarking, cost management, alternative sourcing and supply chain management studies. May also plan stakeholder engagement sessions and organize/conduct other meetings and events involving Chevron and supplier representatives.
Business travel (up to 20%) may be required
Bachelors Degree in Supply Chain Management, Finance, Business Administration or Engineering
Minimum of 10 years related experience will be considered in lieu of a degree
4 or more years of direct experience in Supply Chain Management/Procurement.
MBA in Supply Chain Mgmt
Current working knowledge of analytical tools and processes related to Supply Chain Management or business operations
Experience working with Upstream operations in the Energy industry.
Relocation will be considered. *LI-RH1
Expatriate assignments will not be considered.
Chevron regrets that it is unable to sponsor employment Visas or consider individuals on time-limited Visa status for this position.
Chevron is one of the world's leading energy companies, with approximately 60,000 employees working in countries around the world. We...