Job Description

Role: Accenture Trading, Investment and Optimisation Strategy Manager (Oil & Gas)
Level: Manager
Location: Abu Dhabi/ Dubai


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Accenture Trading, Investment and Optimization Strategy (ATIOS) Group is a specialized global strategy practicewithin Accenture, that serves world’s leading Oil & Gas companies with a specific focus on their downstream operations spanning front, middle and back office.
ATIOS is primarily based in energy capitals (major hubs - UK, France, Germany, UAE and Singapore) to serve its clients on their investments & portfolio strategy, operational excellence, front, middle and back office set-up and enhance the sophistication of their front to back office capabilities. Our global portfolio of clients includes O&G Majors – IOCS & NOCs, Utilities, Agricultural Companies, Consumer Goods Companies, Commodities Traders, Energy Ministries & Regulators and other independent players.

The Middle East ATIOS practice is looking to enhance its team with the addition of a Manager.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Identifying and planning actions/initiatives to help clients capture new growth and/ or optimization opportunities
  • Defining a strategic business approach that aligns with client’s business model/objectives
  • Conducting assessment and diagnosis of issues and challenges facing clients in the corporate strategy, front, mid and back office operations, investment, risk management and commercial optimization
  • Designing target operating models
  • Designing and constructing advanced economic models for the purpose of investment valuation and finance structuring
  • Conducting advanced numerical analysis to determine pricing, supply and demand outlooks for energy and commodities
  • Conducting detailed research to identify and rank key value drivers for fundamental market views
  • Analysing balance sheet/ income statement and other financial data to identify company’s strengths and weaknesses
  • Assisting with the generation of request for proposal responses

Required Experience

  • Minimum 6+ years of postgraduate experience in a top tier strategy consulting firm, boutique strategy firm, or consulting in a big 4 accountancy firm
  • Or 10+ years of Engineering or  experience in relevant industry (Energy, Utilities, Chemicals)
  • Previous experience in oil and gas industry with focus on downstream
  • A high degree of comfort with strategy frameworks and strong quantitative skills to develop financial or operational models and supervise data analysis
    Strong numerical and analytical skills, capable of applying quantitative methods and approaches to solving business problems
  • Strong communication skills
  • English reading, writing and speaking fluency
  • Demonstrated ability to work with multi-cultural teams


Consulting Management Skills

  • Ability to develop and apply consulting skills; capabile of effectively solving complex business issues
  • Organise and direct quality work
  • Drive teams to add value by meeting expectations and completing deliverables
  • Plan and coordinate  own and/or team's work activities, to meet commitments and quality expectations
  • Maximize team performance by encouraging collaboration and addressing issues, that impact performance of team members
  • Confident, poised with strong leadership abilities
  • Excellent time management skills

Why join us?  

  • We offer a transparent, fast paced approach career progression, with a focus on your strengths and continuous coaching from senior colleagues 
  • You will benefit from working alongside Accenture experts who are solving some of the biggest industry challenges with innovative thinking and pioneering tools 
  • Flexible work arrangements and a range of benefits including competitive rewards 
  • You will have access to state-of-the-art technology that will give you the opportunity to deepen your existing skills even as you help create the latest business trends 
  • You will also have opportunities to make a difference to the communities in which we work and live 


Next Steps 


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