Gazprom Marketing & Trading - Business Data Analyst

Gazprom Marketing & Trading (GM&T) is a subsidiary of the Gazprom group – the world’s largest gas producer and one of the world’s largest energy companies. Headquartered in London, GM&T operates to provide Gazprom group with a global marketing reach, round the clock operational coverage and excellent customer service. Established in 1999, GM&T has grown from a single office in London into a truly global organisation, with around 1000 employees worldwide. With offices in Europe, Asia and the USA, GM&T trades energy commodities including gas, power, oil, LPG, helium, emissions, LNG and FX and also operates a retail business, trading as Gazprom Energy.

Our culture is defined by our people. Through living our values every day we continue to create a culture that enables us all to succeed. We work as one team with our customers, our parent company and each other in order to understand each other’s needs. With an unstoppable passion for excellence, growth and learning, we’re committed to creating an environment that fosters the development of knowledge, skills and experience, so that our people can thrive and prosper in their careers with us. We believe that we have the best team in the industry which makes us a trusted partner across international capital and energy markets. Our diverse employee base, with a wealth of expertise, knowledge and experience makes GM&T a truly exciting place to work. We encourage new ideas and initiatives as innovative thinking is central to how we do business. Most importantly, we are a growing and developing business where inspired individuals can make a difference and help shape our future.

ROLE OBJECTIVES

Reporting into the Business Planning and Reporting manager, a Business Data Analyst is required to work with our Finance & Treasury team to assist with the analysis and definition of finance data structures. This is a temporary role, where you will play a key role in the Common Finance Data Structures initiative. The initiative’s objective is to develop common finance data structures covering key finance data entities that will allow base level data to be aggregated systematically to meet Statutory and Management reporting requirements for the group, without the need to transform or replicate the data multiple times for different stakeholders.

You will work with the business and IT teams to complete the data structure definitions at a detailed level and collect the required information needed to populate hierarchies and attributes.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Interfacing with different business teams to collect and validate master data records
  • Map master data into defined data structures
  • Act as single point of contact for all data collection and data quality control
  • Communicate and agree final data structures with business stakeholders and ensure sign-off for master data content is obtained from data owners
  • Assist with the development of business data processes and controls to ensure on-going data quality assurance

SKILLS & COMPETENCIES

  • Good understanding of Finance Data entities such as GL Accounts, Profit Centres and Cost Centres
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Well organised and able to cope with fast changing requirements in a demanding environment
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Experience working with SAP Analysis for Office, SAP BW, and SAP BPC 10.0 or 10.1
  • SAP ECC and BW master data maintenance knowledge
  • Deep understanding of SAP Master Data concepts (Hierarchies, Attributes, Sets)
  • Russian speaker preferred

EXPERIENCE

  • Experience working in a finance team as a business analyst
  • Extensive experience working with complex Excel models
  • Experience in a commodity or energy trading environment preferred

EDUCATION

  • Degree (or equivalent ideally in an accounting or financial management related subject)
  • Professional certifications in desired skill areas an advantage
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