Energy Models Analyst Recruitment @ OPEC

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Energy Models Analyst Recruitment @ OPEC

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Job Position: Energy Models Analyst

Deadline: 30 November 2018 
 Job Code: 5.4.01

Location: Nigeria

Energy Models Analyst Recruitment @ OPEC


Energy Studies Department monitors, analyses and forecasts world energy developments in medium and long term and reports thereon, in particular, providing in-depth studies and reports on energy issues. Therefore, it monitors developments and undertakes specific studies on energy demand and production-related technology, assessing implications for OPEC. Furthermore, it identifies and follows up key areas of energy-related emerging technologies, research and development (R&D), facilitates and supports planning and implementation of collaborative energy-related R&D programs of Member Countries, in addition to  identifing prospects for OPEC participation in major international R&D activities.  Consequently, it carries out studies and reports on developments in the petroleum industry, providing effective tools for carrying out model-based studies of analyses and projections of energy supply/demand and downstream simulation.  In addition, it elaborates OPEC Long Term Strategy and monitors, analyses and reports on relevant national or regional policies (fiscal, energy, trade and environmental), assessing impacts on energy markets.

Energy Models Analyst Recruitment @ OPEC

Objective of Position:

To ensure adequate development of modeling capabilities of the Department and to supervise development and maintenance of medium- to long-term modeling systems; again, to coordinate and be responsible for running models; and to coordinate, carry out or contribute to studies based on a modeled approach.

Main Responsibilities:

  1. Ensures and supervises  development of medium- and long-term modeling systems made by the OPEC Secretariat or by outside consultants and to co-ordinate for running the models.
  2. Ensures maintenance of proper specifications of models in use, keeps OPEC Secretariat methodologies continually under review and provides general guidelines for improving methodologies for  models in the Department.
  3. Conducts or contributes to studies based on model approach.
  4. Responsible for defining  most reasonable raw input data for and running, modifying and updating  models in the Secretariat; estimating and re-specifying the equations of the models to increase their computational efficiency.
  5. Studies and keeps abreast of other energy model efforts developed outside so as to keep OPEC methodologies continually under review.
  6. Contributes to speeches, articles and presentations to internal meetings and international forums.
  7. Carries out any other tasks assigned by relevant superiors as pertain to his/her background, qualifications and position.

Energy Models Analyst Recruitment @ OPEC

Energy Models Analyst Recruitment @ OPEC

Required Competencies and Qualifications:


  • University degree in Economics, Statistics or Computational Modeling
  • Advanced degree preferred

Work Experience:

  • University degree: 8 years in the petroleum industry
  • Advanced degree: 6 years

Training Specializations:

  • Energy modeling
  • Knowledge of latest developments in exploration/production (upstream), pipeline transportation, refining (downstream) and modeling
  • Broad knowledge of various phases of oil operations and energy related environmental issues an asset


  • Communication skills
  • Analytical skills
  • Presentation skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Customer service orientation
  • Initiative
  • Integrity

Language: English

Energy Models Analyst Recruitment @ OPEC

Status and Benefits:

Members of the Secretariat re international employees whose responsibilities re not national but exclusively international. Consequently, in carrying out their functions they have to demonstrate personal qualities expected of international employees such as integrity, independence and impartiality.

The post is at grade E reporting to the Head of Energy Studies Department. In addition, compensation package, including expatriate benefits, is commensurate with the level of the post.

Energy Models Analyst Recruitment @ OPEC


Applicants must be nationals of Member Countries of OPEC and should not be older than 58 years.

Applicants are requested to fill in an application formwhich can be downloaded from the OPEC website.

In order for applications to be considered, they must reach the OPEC Secretariat through the relevant Governor not later than 30 November 2018.


Federal Republic of Nigeria
Dr. Omar Farouk Ibrahim, MCIPR,
Group General Manager, International Energy Relations (GGM IER),
Governor for OPEC,
Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation – NNPC,
Block D 10th Floor, Room 04, NNPC Towers
Abuja, Nigeria.

Energy Models Analyst Recruitment @ OPEC

If you re a Nigerian, please apply.  You can also share this to reach others who re interested in the job. Good luck!


Deacon Anekperechi Nworgu, a seasoned economist who transitioned into a chartered accountant, auditor, tax practitioner, and business consultant, brings with him a wealth of industry expertise spanning over 37 years.

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