Commercial Analyst / Senior Analyst

  • Woodside Energy
  • Perth WA, Australia
Experienced Professionals Commercial Finance

Job Description

Commercial Analyst / Senior Analyst

Date: 08-Mar-2019

Location: Perth, AU

Company: Woodside Energy Ltd

About Woodside

As we build on our position as Australia’s leading oil and gas company, we rely on a diverse group of people who all bring their unique skills and talent. We’re committed to providing the opportunities for our employees to reach their potential. We call it

‘Developing your Woodside’. After all, only by helping you achieve your potential will we be able to fulfill ours.


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About the Role:

We are looking for future leaders at Analyst or Senior Analyst level to join our high-performing team.


Analysts are at the heart of our Commercial function. Our Analysts work closely with project teams to frame investment decisions, source information from technical experts and provide the business with insightful analysis to support a range of business decisions.


These positions are offered on a permanent, full time basis, based in our Perth offices.

Duties & Responsibilities:

This role will provide you with the opportunity to undertake detailed analysis across our base business as well as growth projects. Applying your analytical and problem solving skills you will have the opportunity to develop a deep understanding of our projects and support the business deliver its strategy. You will get exposure to the full lifecycle of project developments where your regular responsibilities will include:

  • Guiding opportunity framing for new investment decisions
  • Designing and developing economic models (primarily using Microsoft Excel) to support the analysis
  • Preparing and/or assuring valuation analysis of a variety of major investment decisions and / or to support commercial negotiations
  • Identifying and clearly communicating valuation insights which add value and inform the direction of the business
  • Working with multidisciplinary teams and managing diverse stakeholders
  • Supporting functional excellence initiatives to improve efficiency and quality of valuation analysis
  • Coaching and supporting junior and graduate Analysts

Skills & Experience:

We are looking for experienced analysts, so you are probably in a similar role currently and will be at a level where you can work autonomously with minimal guidance or direction. You will have had exposure to the Oil and Gas sector for a considerable part of your career, with recent exposure being highly desirable.

You will have an in depth understanding of valuation methodologies and value drivers, including discounted cashflows, risk analysis and corporate financial analysis in addition to knowledge of multiple oil and gas fiscal regimes.

You will understand the importance of getting it right, with a track record of providing high quality, accurate and robust analysis for decision making purposes, with the experience to advise the level of detail that is fit-for-purpose for the decision at hand.

Your experience developing concise and informative board and executive level communication will demonstrate your ability to ensure valuation analysis effectively guides the decision.

Recognition & Reward:

A career with Woodside is rewarding both personally and professionally.  We offer:

  • Opportunities to undertake interesting work on world-class projects
  • Career development through professional development programs and by working alongside industry leaders
  • Possibility of educational assistance to support your career development
  • A values driven environment where working together is key
  • Financial rewards that are linked to performance through an annual bonus and share plans for permanent employees.
  • Above industry superannuation contributions
  • Flexibility of leave provisions for events such as community service, cultural and volunteer activities (one day per annum)
  • Subsidised gym membership in some locations


Woodside aspires to be an industry leader in diversity.


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Applications close Sunday 7th April 2019, at 11:59pm AWST