Corporate Finance Analyst

Bærum, Norway
Apply by:
March 31, 2019
Position type:
Employee (Office / Offshore Core)
Competency area:

Aker Energy holds a 50 percent participating interest in the Deepwater Tano Cape Three Points block in Ghana, and is the operator of the block. Aker Energy sees numerous opportunities in the DWT/CTP block, and is starting with development of the Pecan field. Aker Energy is currently developing the funding plan for the company and is looking to strengthen the team with a Corporate Finance Analyst in this regard. The role will take an active part in the processes related to debt and equity financing of the company. This will include performing financial analysis and making presentation material towards the Management team in Aker Energy and towards Aker ASA / TRG.

Corporate overview

Aker Energy AS was founded in February 2018 and is established as the newest member of the Aker Group. The E&P company aims to become the offshore oil and gas operator of choice in Ghana. It is characterised by the entrepreneurial and flexible organisation that is synonymous with member companies of the Aker Group. Aker Energy is now operational with offices in Oslo and Accra, the capital of Ghana. When you join Aker Energy, you join a diverse and experienced team. We need entrepreneurial and dynamic people to take an active and exciting part in this industry adventure. Bold and innovative ideas are strongly welcomed at Aker Energy. The ‘get it done’ team spirit and ambitious objectives will provide exciting growth and development opportunities for the right candidate.

Our values are Transparent, Safe, secure & sustainable, Innovative, Decisive; Respectful; Value Creating. These values are integral part of our Company and the right candidate for Aker Energy identifies with these qualities.

Responsibilities and tasks

Responsibilities and tasks include but are not limited to:

  • Perform broad spectre of financial analysis related to funding of Aker Energy (both debt and equity)
  • Perform portfolio and asset valuation
  • Financial modelling and development of excel tools
  • Prepare presentation material to external and internal stakeholders
  • Credit analysis including calculation of debt capacity and review of loan agreements
  • Perform other tasks related to the treasury function in Aker Energy

Qualifications & personal attributes

  • Master's degree in Business, Finance and/or Engineering with strong academic results
  • 2-4 years' experience from banking, management consulting or E&P
  • Advanced skills in Excel and PowerPoint
  • Strong financial modelling capabilities
  • Experience in asset and portfolio valuation
  • Understanding of debt instruments and basic credit metrics
  • Experience from the oil and gas sector (ideally E&P)

We offer

  • We offer opportunities to learn and challenge yourself or mentor others
  • Flexible employee package that can be adjusted to suit the changing needs of your life
  • Competitive compensation program

Contact information

If you have any questions regarding the position, please contact:

Matthew Cross, Senior Consultant, NES Advantage Solutions, e-mail:

NES Advantage Solutions is Aker Energy’s recruitment partner.