Shell Jr. Operations Volume Analyst (Houston, TX) in Houston, Texas

Auto req ID 52057BR

Job Title Jr. Operations Volume Analyst (Houston, TX)

Country of Work Location United States

City, State (if applicable) Houston, TX

Work Location Houston - One Thousand Main

Company Description Shell is a global group of energy and petrochemicals companies with over 90,000 employees in more than 70 countries and territories. In the US, we have operated for over a century and are a major oil and gas producer onshore and in the Gulf of Mexico, a recognized innovator in exploration and production technology, and a leading manufacturer and marketer of fuels, natural gas and petrochemicals. We deliver energy responsibly; operate safely with respect to our neighbours and work to minimize our environmental impact. We are in search of remarkable people who will thrive in a diverse and inclusive work environment to deliver exciting projects locally and globally. People who are passionate about exploring new frontiers. Innovators and pioneers. People with the drive to help shape our future. Because remarkable people achieve remarkable things.

Job Description

The Junior Operations Volume Analyst is responsible for financial recording and tracking of the physical movement of crude from the point of origin to its final destination, in support of STUSCO’s crude trading business. The team ensures that data for each movement is captured in our systems correctly and on time. Duties include resolving any volumetric discrepancies with counterparties, managing losses/preventing profit leakage, and reporting/analysis on all aspects of any crude movement in our remit.

Duties include:

  • Manage all trucked volume in a designated region. Gather necessary data from external counterparties (customers, trucking companies) and perform scrubbing and validations before pushing the data into payment system. Exercise judgment to ensure that volume is booked as the trader intends while preventing profit leakage.

  • Drive investigation into any product loss outside of tolerance and track loss issues to resolution.

  • Respond to ad hoc analysis requests from stakeholders (traders, external counterparties, other operations teams).

  • Work closely with other teams to research and resolve any settlement issues and ensure that transportation invoices are accurate.


  • Bachelor's degree preferred or equivalent work experience required.

  • The work in this role is highly integrated with other teams and interfaces with external customers, so excellent communication and stakeholder management skills are required.

  • The person in this role is expected to understand the business and demonstrate a base level of commercial acumen. They must work with their trader to understand the intent of deals and clarify where needed.

  • Advanced Excel skills are required.

  • Familiarity with VBA, SQL, QlikView preferred.

  • Experience with analysis/reporting on large/complex data sets required.

  • Demonstrated analytical ability is required.

  • Experience in crude trading and/or working in a fast paced trading environment preferred.


No. of Positions 1


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Removal Date 29-Jul-2017