Title:  Senior Economist

Job Req ID:  13033

Aramco energizes the world economy.

Aramco occupies a unique position in the global energy industry. We are the world's largest producer of hydrocarbons (oil and gas), with the lowest upstream carbon intensity of any major producer. 

With our significant investment in technology and infrastructure, we strive to maximize the value of the energy we produce for the world along with a commitment to enhance Aramco’s value to society.

Headquartered in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and with offices around the world, we combine market discipline with a generations’ spanning view of the future, born of our nine decades experience as responsible stewards of the Kingdom’s vast hydrocarbon resources. This responsibility has driven us to deliver significant societal and economic benefits to not just the Kingdom, but also to a vast number of communities, economies, and countries that rely on the vital and reliable energy that we supply.

We are one of the most profitable companies in the world, as well as amongst the top five global companies by market capitalization.

Job Purpose

Provide departmental expertise in a specialized area with strategy and market analysis Focused on developing
expertise in a specialized area to support departmental needs. Works under the direction of the group leader
and/or department head. Participates in analysis and strategy development that addresses short-term and long-
term highly complex issues and problems as required by senior management. Mentors, trains, and develops


DUTY1 / effort % (015)
Prepares and presents plans, analyses, interpretations, conclusions and
recommendations to
Management and others on a broad range of problems as they arise.
recommendations and decisions are frequently made on the basis of
analyses for which the
incumbent is solely responsible.

DUTY2 / effort % (015)
Provides expert advice and guidance on complex planning and analysis
problems to senior
planning and analytical personnel and to Executive Management. Maximizes
the company's
operation with care and judgement for the best interest of the company
and Saudi Arab

DUTY3 / effort % (015)
Provides data, studies, arguments and other materials to be used in
discussions with
internal and external stakeholders. Participates in such discussions
when requested.
Regularly monitors the development of existing and emerging technologies
to forecast their
viability and progress over time.

DUTY4 / effort % (015)
Prepares applicable sections of the Business Plan, relating to
international and local
economic and business environment and worldwide energy supply/demand
outlook and analysis.
Designs and manages special projects or studies related to planning and
analysis functions
and areas of expertise.

DUTY5 / effort % (010)
Prepares summaries and analyses of Capital Programs, operating
expenditures manpower
levels, business plans, and operating activities, both company wide and
for individual
organizations within the Company.

DUTY6 / effort % (010)
Acts as ARAMCO's representative with internal and external stakeholders,
such as other
companies, Aramco affiliates and government agencies. Mentors young
professionals to
develop their analytical and research skills and recommends development
to progress their

DUTY7 / effort % (010)
Originates, organizes and implements management agreed studies and
investigations into
planning and analytical methods and procedures and reviews methods and
procedures in area
of expertise regularly to develop better techniques of analysis.

DUTY8 / effort % (010)
Organizes, mobilizes, supervises and evaluates outside consultants for
solving specific
Company problems as the need arises. In all such jobs, incumbent acts as
the contract
administrator and is responsible for seeing that the job is completed.

Education & Experience Requirements

Educational Level :Bachelors
Degree Title : Bachelor of Science
Discipline Title : Business and Management

Degree Title : Bachelor of Science
Discipline Title : Engineering

Minimum Years of Experience :12
Special Field Experience :
Energy, oil and gas, Economics or other related industry
Minimum Years in the Special Field :07


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Working environment

Our high-performing employees are drawn by the challenging and rewarding professional, technical and industrial opportunities we offer, and are remunerated accordingly.

At Aramco, our people work on truly world-scale projects, supported by investment in capital and technology that is second to none. And because, as a global energy company, we are faced with addressing some of the world’s biggest technical, logistical and environmental challenges, we invest heavily in talent development.

We have a proud history of educating and training our workforce over many decades. Employees at all levels are encouraged to improve their sector-specific knowledge and competencies through our workforce development programs – one of the largest in the world.


Country/Region:  SA