The JV Commercial Analyst role reports to the Area Planning and Commercial Manager in the Upstream Finance organization, based in Upstream office in Perth.
The role will provide the key finance support to the Business Manager in delivering all analysis & reporting related to BPâ€™s Operated Upstream Joint Venture/s in Australia. The position will have primary responsibility to undertake the preparation and reporting requirements of the Joint Operating Agreement to stakeholders including but not limited to the development of work program & budgets but will also be responsible for developing analysis and insight to inform BPâ€™s internal stakeholders.
The role is a contract role for 18 months.
Provide analytical support to Business Manager on all aspects of JV management (WP&B, partner requests and external negotiations support)
Produce all asset reporting required for stakeholders both internal and external
Manage all JV activities within asset in line with contractual obligations
Support delivery of maximum partner cost recovery on all JV approved activity
Understand and track the obligations of JV Management agreements
Coordinate & assist appropriate partner meetings (in line with contractual obligations)
Produce regular analysis and reporting to Project Leads on project performance
Ensure integration across Finance teams (ARC & P&C) is maintained and cohesive across team and location
Maintenance and preparation of the Joint Interest Billings
Calculation and preparation of the cashcall and associated cash forecast
Support maintenance of the JV specific master data to be aligned to BP processes and requirements of the JOA
Support other Australia analytical activities as required
Bachelorâ€™s degree from an accredited University in area of Finance, Business or Accounting
Essential experience and job requirements
Significant experience in an operated joint venture environment â€“ Oil & Gas industry preferred
Experience with SAP systems
Strong Control/Compliance experience
Good written and verbal communication skills
Able to use and interpret numerical data in ways that aid communication, and communicating information so that it is timely and relevant
Willingness to learn and liaise with multi-disciplinary team
Must have right to work in Australia
Other Requirements (e.g. Travel, Location)
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Desirable criteria & qualifications
SAPJV module experience preferred
CPA/CA qualification or equivalent
Solid team player who builds networks to enhance effectiveness and knowledge sharing, while promoting a positive team environment
Demonstrated bias for action, self- starter and proven on-time delivery of deadlines
Is this a part time position?
We are a global energy business involved in every aspect of the energy system. We have 75,000 employees in 80 countries, working towards delivering light, heat and mobility to millions of people, every day. We are one of the very few companies equipped to solve some of the big complex challenges that matter for the future. We have a real contribution to make to the world's ambition of a low carbon future. Join us, and be part of what we can accomplish together.
BP's Upstream segment focuses on finding reserves of oil and gas, developing the means to extract and process it and then producing and transporting it to market. This involves using cutting edge technology to find the energy reserves, the ability to drill thousands of meters under the ground, designing, building and operating some of the world's largest most complex production onshore / offshore facilities and finally being able to transport these fluids, to provide energy to the world.
The Commercial Discipline plays a pivotal role in delivering performance today and in securing access to future opportunities. Our purpose is to:
shape and implement strategy through establishing robust business plans, evaluating investment opportunities and managing performance
deliver commercial operational management including specialist areas of hydrocarbon transportation and regulatory compliance and administration
create deals and contractual arrangements to manage risk and reward in the access, exploration, development and operational phases of the business.