Optimizer - Refinery Feedstock and Product in Houston, TX

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)


Houston, TX 77002

Industry: Manufacturing & Automotive


Less than 5 years

Posted 13 days ago

  by    Randy Edwards

Houston, TX AREA

Competitive salary

Relo: Yes

Our client company is seeking an experienced optimizer to focus on Commercial performance, all aspects of improving free cash flow via asset trading and hedging.

You must be willing to:

  • Coordinate and evaluate product tenders
  • Provide analysis for cargo/supply business development
  • Calculate break-even/product or feedstock netbacks for switching
  • Manage the price decks/revisions for planning/financing models/forward budgets
  • Oversee monthly inventory forecasting process
  • Make recommendations to optimize freight costs


  • BA Business or related field
  • At Least 3+ years' experience in the energy/manufacturing/transportation or finance Industry
  • Understand the purchase/sale of crude oil/fuel oil/heavy feedstocks/other petroleum produce
  • Knowledge of petroleum trading/price reporting/commodity trading instruments
  • Knowledge of economics/main fundamentals
  • Industrial estimating experience preferred
  • Extensive knowledge of refinery economics/refinery software
  • Strong mathematical/numerical abilities
  • Valid driver's license/TWIC card

Please tell us:

Where do you currently reside?

Will you relocate? Yes/No

Are you a US citizen? Yes/No

Desired salary?

Full Time, Permanent Position

Must be authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship needed

Edwards Place of Employment is a BBB accredited business

Valid Through: 2019-10-28