APA - Planning Analyst II - SMB

Date: Apr 1, 2024

Location: Houston, TX, US, 77056

Company: Apache Corporation

Specific Responsibilities


This role will be primarily responsible for the following:


  • Maintain an asset plan that integrates a long-term view with a short-term executable plan
  • Create & optimize various plan scenarios within the executive guidelines
  • Measure asset level performance against plan in terms of operational and financial metrics
  • Assist with portfolio analysis initiatives specific to the US assets
  • Develop financial models that deliver cash flow analysis, investment return metrics, net present value numbers and CAGR (compounded annual growth rate) metrics
  • Drive capital-efficiency improvement opportunities and short/long-term strategy for the asset
  • Prepare materials for review by executive team and Board members
  • Ensure alignment between the asset’s subsurface, operations, financial, and planning functions
  • Coordinate & determine economic justification for all investment decisions
  • Acquire an operational understanding of the industry to compliment financial skills
  • Basic understanding of capital markets and the impact on key corporate financial metrics
  • Address ad hoc requests from the asset and executive team as needed
  • Do in-depth evaluations of key internal metrics to assist management in historical analysis and long-term strategic planning

Qualifications & Experience


The successful candidate will have the following qualifications and experience:


  • Bachelors degree in Engineering/Finance/Accounting
  • Minimum 2 years of experience
  • Strong analytical skills and detail oriented
  • Deep understanding of economics and Profit and Loss statements
  • Ability to think strategically and work independently
  • Be proactive/engaged in the planning process
  • Not afraid to ask questions and challenge the status quo
  • Self-starter with a strong work-ethic
  • Bring new ideas to the table
  • Balance big picture understanding with exhaustive knowledge of the details
  • Demonstrate strong understanding of Excel (super user)
  • Experience working with Enersight and Spotfire is preferred



The successful candidate should demonstrate and exhibit the following core competencies:


  • Communication: Writes, speaks, and presents information effectively and persuasively across communication setting;
  • Results: Pursues work with energy, drive, and results orientation to positively impact Apache's business success;
  • Collaboration: Works in partnership with others and encourages different perspectives, while building and maintaining trust; and
  • Culture: Willingness and ability to align one's behavior with the needs, priorities, and goals of Apache.

Company Overview


Our primary product is energy, and where there is affordable, abundant energy, people are given greater opportunities to elevate their families to higher standards of living. We are committed to providing oil and natural gas in more innovative and sustainable ways to help meet the world's energy needs.


Apache Corporation is a wholly owned subsidiary of APA Corporation (NASDAQ: APA). Apache and other affiliated subsidiaries have operations in the United States, Egypt and the United Kingdom's North Sea and exploration opportunities offshore Suriname.


For additional information about APA Corporation, please visit: www.apacorp.com.

Apache Statement on Hiring

To provide genuine equal opportunity to all people, it is the policy of Apache Corporation and its subsidiaries to base all employment-related decisions and actions exclusively on employment-related criteria. To provide genuine equal opportunity to all people, it is the policy of Apache Corporation and its subsidiaries to provide broad dissemination of job opportunities, as consistent with the nature of the positions. To provide genuine equal opportunity to all people, it is the policy of Apache Corporation and its subsidiaries to review its employment-related policies and actions on a regular basis to ensure that their application is consistent with their intent. 



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