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LP Analyst

LP Analyst

  • Location Germany - Flexible, Netherlands - Flexible, Spain - Flexible
  • Travel required No
  • Job category Engineering Group
  • Relocation available No
  • Job type Professionals
  • Job code 138838BR
  • Experience level Intermediate
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Job summary

bp is reimagining energy for people and our planet.
As a leading global energy company, we provide heat, light and mobility to customers worldwide. Across the bp landscape, we’re home to a range of brands that touch all areas of our industry – from petrol stations to liquid engineering.
We’re fundamentally transforming what we do so we can reach net zero by 2050 or sooner. By working hard to decarbonize and diversify our business, over the next decade we’ll become a different kind of energy company.
It's an exciting time to join bp. As a global business, it’s paramount to us that the differences we see in the world around us are reflected in our workplace. Because we know that diversity in all its forms is great for bp and its people. Different perspectives, life experiences and backgrounds create an environment rich in new ideas and smart solutions – exactly what we need to complete our transformation and achieve our net zero ambition. Who you are is what counts, not where you’re from or how you live your life. That’s why, to help our people thrive, we nurture a culture that values everyone and ultimately benefits all of us.

Would you like to discover how our diverse, hardworking people are leading the way in making energy cleaner and better – and how you can play your part in our world-class team?
Join our Agile LP Solutions Team and advance your career as a

LP Analyst

This is a location independent position in Europe or globally. It can be filled in: the Netherlands, Germany, Spain
The Agile LP Solutions team is an agile flow-to-work team of refinery commercial analysts responsible for all LP activity in support of both long-term planning and refinery performance analysis across bp's global refining system.

In this role you will:
  • Use the LP to provide performance analysis and medium-term planning activity including
    • Project economic evaluation
    • Term supply or sale evaluation
    • TAR volume and optimization planning before crude selection window
    • Investigate studies on new opportunities e.g. spec changes
  • Use the LP to provide commercial analysis of site operations including
    • Crude purchasing, product sale decisions, operational/commercial strategy and execution and operation performance of the refinery
    • Identify areas for improvement and propose actions to gather additional margin and improve operational metrics and processes
    • Coordinate monthly feedback meetings with relevant refinery and supply partners
  • Apply standard process in retrospective and long-term planning across bp and actively improve these processes
  • Support refinery reporting through review of data for actual refinery operation (availability and utilization) for calculation of LPO (lost profit opportunity)
  • Analyze deviations of the LP model with actual results to drive improvements in the model
  • Engage with collaborators in midstream, refining and finance to progress priorities, improve performance and support planning activities
  • Develop capability to support more than one refinery
What You will need to be successful:
  • Bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering, chemistry or related technical field required
  • Proficient in English and preferably a European language (Spanish, German or Dutch)
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in refinery operations, planning or supply
  • Technical and commercial awareness of refining and supply
  • Experience with refinery LP and associated work processes is desirable
At bp, we provide the following environment and benefits to you:
  • A company culture where we respect our diverse and unified teams, where we are proud of our achievements and where fun and the attitude of giving back to our environment are highly valued
  • Possibility to join our social communities and networks
  • Learning opportunities and other development opportunities to craft your career path
  • Life and health insurance, medical care package
  • And many other benefits


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