Equinor Senior crude oil desk analyst in Singapore, Singapore

Senior crude oil desk analyst


  • Job ID: 268592

  • Country: Singapore

  • Location: Singapore

  • Company: Equinor Asia Pacific PTE.

  • Contact Name: gm_equinoremea@equinor.com

  • Workplace: Onshore

  • Discipline: Marketing & Supply

  • Education Preferred: Bachelor's Degree

  • Experience Preferred: 3 - 5 Years

  • Closing Date: Dec 202018

Job Description

We're Equinor, an international energy company with a proud history. Formerly Statoil, we are 20,000 committed colleagues developing oil, gas, wind and solar energy in more than 30 countries worldwide. We're the largest operator in Norway, among the world's largest offshore operators, and a growing force in renewables. Driven by our Nordic urge to explore beyond the horizon, and our dedication to safety, equality and sustainability, we're building a global business on our values and the energy needs of the future.

Marketing, Midstream and Processing (MMP) shall maximise corporate value creation in Equinor’s mid- and downstream business through safe, reliable and efficient operations. We are responsible for capturing the full value potential of all marketed and traded products such as crude oil, liquids and natural gas.

Job Description

Engage in daily interaction with traders to advice on trading strategies, opportunities and risks

Maintain and develop models to provide dynamic analyses of physical demand/supply balances for the whole crude curve, forward markets, position of buyers and sellers, arbitrage opportunities and cargo tracking

Develop regular market reports addressing topics of relevance for the trading desk

Stay on top of maintenance schedules for fields and refineries, pipeline schedules, shipping and other market drivers

Work together with traders on cargo tracking and destination assessment for all relevant crudes

Calculate diffs/premiums for relevant grades and update curves and spreads

Provide views about main market drivers: cracks, products, seasonal effects, geopolitics

Liaise with and revise value for all data providers/news agencies

Integrate with the traders and Market analysis to strengthen market intelligence and commercial knowledge

Participate in the global analysis trading network and interact with other trading analysts in North America, Europe and Asia

Engage in digital development initiatives to strengthen analytical tools that support positive business impact to the trading activities

The analyst will be physically situated on the trading desk and he/she is expected to ensure that market information and analyses from the desk are shared with trading analyst peers and other trading desks.


Relevant experience as a Trading desk analyst

Proven strong data and analytical skills

Easily adapt to new trends on digitalization

3-5 years relevant experince is preferred

Relevant experience may compensate for formal qualifications.

Personal Qualities

Collaborative; adaptable and enthusiastic

Strong communication skills, both oral and written

Strong team player with ability to thrive across organizational interfaces and build networks across multiple business units, both directly and virtually

Self-driven and able to challenge accepted truths

Strong digital skills with the ability to effectively develop and utilize models and tools in a commercial environment

Ability to live by our safety and security expectations.

We Offer

We offer competitive salaries, a general bonus scheme, good pension and insurance schemes and a comprehensive welfare package. Equinor wants to ensure diversity in terms of gender, age and culture.

General Information

Make sure that we are able to give your application consideration: Please attach copies of your diplomas, certificates and grades in English or Norwegian (or another Scandinavian language). Applications submitted without such attachments will unfortunately not be evaluated.

Our values are to be courageous, open, collaborative and caring. We believe in these qualities, which are essential for building an even stronger Equinor. If you can identify with them, you could be the one to strengthen our team.

Candidates are expected to openly offer all relevant information about themselves during the recruitment process.

All permanent and temporary hires will be screened against relevant sanctions lists to ensure compliance with sanctions law and increase security.

This position is based in Singapore working on local terms and conditions.