Saudi Aramco, a fully integrated, global petroleum and chemicals enterprise, is the state-owned oil company of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Through our 80-year history we have become a world leader in hydrocarbons exploration, production, refining, distribution, shipping and marketing, and the world’s top exporter of crude oil and natural gas liquids (NGLs). We manage proven conventional crude oil and condensate reserves of 260.2 billion barrels. Our average daily crude production in 2013 was 9.4 million barrels per day (bpd).
The IR Professional manages relationships with external stakeholders, effectively communicating Company strategy and performance to investors and analysts. This key role is also responsible for: gathering and sharing feedback from capital markets; targeting investors; monitoring analyst reports, share price, and consensus forecasting; and organizing and delivering roadshows and other events.
Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Economics, Accounting, or other relevant discipline; graduate degree and relevant professional licenses preferred.
10+ years of relevant accounting, finance, strategy, corporate communications, equity research, and/or fund management investment banking experience, including experience in financial analysis, capital markets, business development, research, mergers and acquisitions, and start-ups. Experience in a publicly traded company, especially within the oil and gas industry, is strongly preferred.
Demonstrated strategic, corporate finance, and accounting skills, including the ability to evaluate both Company and industry information.
Excellent communication skills, with the demonstrated ability to produce and deliver high-quality reports and presentations to senior-level internal and external audiences.
Relationship management and leadership skills, including the ability to effectively influence internal and external stakeholders at all organizational levels.
A demonstrated ability to successfully manage complex, unstructured, and unexpected public questioning.
Excellent analytical, critical thinking, project management, and organizational skills.
Proven track record of offering innovative solutions to complex issues.
Willingness and ability to travel.
Fluency in Arabic is preferable.
Duties and Responsibilities
Contributes to the development and execution of the Company's investor relations plan.
Participates in the development of key communication materials in collaboration with senior leadership in the preparation of analyst events, roadshows, earnings releases, and other announcements.
Develops and monitors performance metrics for the investor relations function.
Multitasks with other analysts to ensure the timely completion of reports.
Builds and maintains trusted relationships with the investment community.