Senior Hydrocarbon Sales Co-ordinator

Spirit Energy
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Competitive Salary
01 May 2018
29 May 2018
Business & Finance
Oil & Gas


The role of the Senior Hydrocarbon Sales & Transportation Co-ordinator is to review, manage and operationalise, keeping safety at the forefront of any activity, all product sales agreements and to ensure provision of the best value to the Spirit Energy, minimising risk and optimising value. Participation in 24/7 duty rota is required as this is a shift based role (times depend on country location) – 2 weeks of 1600 to 0000hrs and 4 weeks of 0900 to 1700hrs. Flexibility to be provided for back shift weeks with activity after first 2 hours of shift being undertaken from home.

The Role

Working across the E&P UK-NL, and Norway Regions you will review, manage and operationalise Hydrocarbon Sales Agreements, producing accurate and auditable hydrocarbon stock/custody transfer records and accurate monthly billings for all products. Together with the Regional Commercial Advisors you will review tariff/ad-hoc obligation management tasks within transportation agreements. Carrying key responsibilities such as overseeing tanker arrangements, optimising tanker offtake operations and being responsible for HSEQ and contract management for tanker operations you play a vital role in the team.

Confident and credible you will liaise externally, maintaining good working relationships, with the relevant personnel, principally, port authorities, terminal managers, and vessel masters also, reviewing and managing Joint Marketing Agreements (JMA’s) and Joint Lifting Agreements (JLA’s) and subsequently ensuring resulting obligations are met in a timely manner.

You will administer crude oil spot sales & term sales agreements with buyers for offshore loaded/terminal grades and manage and oversee all oil and gas sales nominations in a timely manner and in compliance with agreements as well as beach entry capacity and compliance within the EU carbon emissions scheme – maintaining an up to date knowledge of the scheme rules. Authorised to trade on the EU Registry on behalf of Spirit Energy you will manage and administer the pricing database and monthly sales reporting.

The Person

Degree qualified, with strong E&P Commercial skills and experience, strong numeracy background.

  • E&P Commercial skills, experience and credibility including expertise in the area of Hydrocarbon Sales and transportation agreement management.
  • Understanding of the E&P Value Chain and awareness of Commercial opportunities/risks and their appropriate management/mitigation.
  • Excellent business acumen and up-to-date knowledge of industry/regulatory practices and emerging trends combined with the desire and skills to challenge the ‘status quo’.
  • Excellent people and communications skills.
  • Good collaboration and team working skills.
  • Knowledge of the market for gas and crude oil in the UK and NEW; the context dynamics and key players.
  • Microsoft packages.
  • Business Objects/Energy Components experience desirable.

The Company

Spirit Energy is one of Europe’s top independent oil & gas exploration and production companies. It was formed by a joint venture in 2017 between Centrica’s Exploration & Production business and Bayerngas Norge.

The independent company was formed to combine a complementary mix of producing and development assets, and creates a robust, self-financing business to allow both organic and inorganic growth.

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