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Energy Models Analyst - Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) - Bachelor's Degree Job

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Job Code: 5.4.01

Location: Nigeria


Description


The Energy Studies Department monitors, analyzes and forecasts world energy developments in the medium and long term and reports thereon, in particular providing in-depth studies and reports on energy issues.

It monitors developments and undertakes specific studies on energy demand and production-related technology, assessing implications for OPEC.

It identifies and follows up key areas of energy-related emerging technologies and research and development (R&D), facilitates and supports planning and implementation of collaborative energy-related R&D programs of Member Countries, as well as identifies prospects for OPEC participation in major international R&D activities.

It carries out studies and reports on developments in the petroleum industry, providing effective tools for carrying out model-based studies of analyses and projections of energy supply/demand and downstream simulation.

It elaborates OPEC Long Term Strategy and monitors, analyzes and reports on relevant national or regional policies (fiscal, energy, trade and environmental), assessing their impacts on energy markets.

Objective of Position


To ensure adequate development of the modeling capabilities of the Department and to supervise the development and maintenance of medium- to long-term modeling systems;

To coordinate and be responsible for running the models; and to coordinate, carry out or contribute to studies based on a modeled approach.

Main Responsibilities


Ensures and supervises the development of medium- and long-term modeling systems made by the OPEC Secretariat or by outside consultants and to co-ordinate for running the models

Ensures the maintenance of proper specifications of the models in use, keeps OPEC Secretariat methodologies continually under review and provides general guidelines for improving methodologies for the models in the Department

Conducts or contributes to studies based on a modeled approach

Responsible for defining the most reasonable raw input data for and running, modifying and updating the models in the Secretariat; estimating and re-specifying the equations of the models to increase their computational efficiency

Studies and keeps abreast of other energy model efforts developed outside so as to keep OPEC methodologies continually under review

Contributes to speeches, articles and presentations to internal meetings and international forums

Carries out any other tasks assigned by the relevant superiors as pertain to his/her background, qualifications and position.

Required Competencies and Qualifications

Education:


University Degree in Economics, Statistics or Computational Modelling

Advanced Degree preferred.

Work Experience:


University Degree: 8 years in the petroleum industry

Advanced Degree: 6 years.

Training Specializations:


Energy modeling

Knowledge of latest developments in exploration/production (upstream), pipeline transportation, refining (downstream) and modeling

Broad knowledge of various phases of oil operations and energy related environmental issues an asset

Competencies:


Communication skills

Analytical skills

Presentation skills

Interpersonal skills

Customer service orientation

Initiative

Integrity

Language:


English.


Status and Benefits


Members of the Secretariat are international employees whose responsibilities are not national but exclusively international. In carrying out their functions they have to demonstrate the personal qualities expected of international employees such as integrity, independence and impartiality.

The post is at grade E reporting to the Head, Energy Studies Department. The compensation package, including expatriate benefits, is commensurate with the level of the post.

Application Closing Date

30th June, 2021.


How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates are requested to fill in a Résumé and an Application Form which can be received from their Country’s Governor (PDF) (See Nigeria address below) for OPEC or Click Here (Ms Word) to download Application Form. In order for applications to be considered, the application form and resume must reach the OPEC Secretariat through the relevant Governor not later than the closing date stated above.


NIGERIA COUNTRY GOVERNOR

Federal Republic of Nigeria

Dr. Adedapo Odulaja,

Group General Manager, International Energy Relations (GGM IER),

Governor for OPEC,

Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation - NNPC,

Block D 10th Floor, Room 04, NNPC Towers,

Abuja, Nigeria.


Click Here to Download Application Form (Ms Word)


Click Here for More Information

https://www.opec.org/opec_web/static_files_project/media/downloads/general/OPEC%20Application%20Form%20June%202019.docx

Note: Applicants must be nationals of Member Countries of OPEC and should not be older than 58 years.

Company Description
Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) - We coordinate and unify the petroleum policies of its Member Countries and ensure the stabilization of oil markets in order to secure an efficient, economic and regular supply of petroleum to consumers, a steady income to producers and a fair return on capital for those investing in the petroleum industry.
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