Reporting directly to the Head of Finance for E&P, with specific responsibilities for the budgeting and forecasting for the wider Oil Asset group, the Asset Economist will sit within the Financial Planning and Analysis team in the Oil Finance division.
The asset economist will be responsible for assisting the Team with the valuation of assets, producing budgets, trackers and business planning models.
This role is suitable for someone who is post qualification with a good grounding of accounting or finance experience. The ideal candidate should have an existing understanding of traditional valuation techniques, and valuation metrics. They should be an expert user of Microsoft Excel and a proficient user of all other Microsoft packages. A high attention to detail is essential.
Budget and business planning (focused around excel modelling with inputs provided by the business)
Carrying out updates to Forecast Models
Setting up cost trackers for the business
Other ad-hoc duties as required
Integral member of Oil Finance team
Proficient user of Microsoft Excel and an expert at excel modelling
Thorough understanding of traditional valuation techniques (NPV, IRR, Payback) and associated excel modelling using these techniques
Ability to present outputs of analysis in easy to understand messages using Microsoft PowerPoint
Understanding of corporate / company valuation metrics (discounted cash flows, comparable company multiples)
Highly organised with excellent attention to detail
Strong analytical and numerical skills
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
High standard of spoken / written English
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
Relevant degree or equivalent relevant finance qualification is required
Must have some post qualification accounting or finance experience
Previous business planning experience is preferable
Previous oil and gas experience is preferable
An understanding of oil production sharing contracts is preferable
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