External Reporting Business Writer

Posted 18 March 2021
LocationSaudi Arabia
Job type Permanent

Job description

  • Work for one of the world’s largest oil and gas companies
  • Diverse working environment and great benefits
  • Based in the Middle East


The Company

The company is a leading producer of energy and chemicals worldwide that has strong and proven upstream capabilities complemented by an integrated global downstream network. The company employs high-performing employees drawn by challenging and rewarding opportunity to improve lives. To continuously support their mission in the global community, the company wishes to appoint a highly experienced Business Writer to be part of their highly competent and motivated team.

The Position

Joining the External Reporting Division that is responsible for ensuring compliance with external reporting obligations, this appointment will be instrumental in the preparation of Annual Report and Interim Reports along with ad hoc reports for external stakeholders. These include but not limited to company’s history, market and business overview, business strategy, financial operational performance, management discussion and analysis and other corporate governance reporting.

The successful candidate will be responsible for writing, editing, and proofreading the aforementioned reports, and responding in a timely manner to queries from management and other organizations within the company.

This is an amazing opportunity to team up with an already competitively strong team and be part of one of the industry’s best players.


The Person

This position requires understanding of complex company operations and the company’s operational/financial performance, and the ability to communicate these in a clear and concise manner, acceptable for public reporting purposes. As such, we are seeking a candidate with a proven track record of producing high quality external reports for large companies, ideally within the energy sector. You will hold a bachelor’s degree in the areas of international relations, journalism, English or Communications with at least 5 years of experience as a business writer and excellent communications skills. Good command of business Arabic is desirable but not a requirement.

NOTE: Pure translation experience need not apply as will be respectfully declined.