Crude Supply Trading Analyst Student - Sept 2021


Calgary, AB, CA

Company:  Imperial

Job description

Imperial is recruiting for 3rd or 4th year students to work with the crude oil supply & marketing (COSM) team as a commercial and trading analyst. Within our refining and supply business, your responsibilities will include providing analysis of markets, trading performance, and risk/derivatives to the Trading Teams and Trading Management.  You will learn about crude supply logistics and provide economic analysis for opportunity evaluation.


Work schedule: Full-time position




  • To be considered for employment, your most recent unofficial transcript(s) must be submitted.
  • Currently pursuing a degree in engineering, economics, finance or supply chain
  • Interested in supply chain optimization, trading and business strategy
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Demonstrated leadership and strong academic skills
  • Previous industry experience is considered beneficial, but not essential
  • Solid proficiency in the use of computers and Office software (Microsoft Suite). Use of database programs, Tableau, SAP and proficiency in R, Python or similar data languages would be an asset.
  • To be considered for employment, your most recent unofficial transcript(s) must be submitted with your application



  • Commitment to safety on and off the job
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills in English are required for the role
  • Highly motivated, enthusiastic, results-oriented individuals who are energized by working with people and by achieving superior results


Start date: September 1, 2021 (or negotiable) 


Work term:  4, 8, 12, or 16 months. Work term length may be negotiable depending on student availability. Please indicate length of co-op/ work term availability on resume and cover letter.


Location: Calgary, AB

Who we are

A leading member of Canada’s energy industry, Imperial offers exciting opportunities across our upstream, downstream and chemical, and corporate divisions. We are committed to high standards, applying technology and innovation and working with communities and our Indigenous neighbours to meet rising energy demands in a safe, reliable and environmentally sound manner.

Our fuels business involves managing the distribution, marketing and retailing of Esso-branded fuels to a variety of customer segments across Canada. Our lubricants business handles the manufacturing, distribution, marketing, sales and engineering support of world-class oils and greases including Mobil 1 synthetic engine oil across Canada. 

No matter what your career path, we provide the platform to elevate your goals and achieve your ambitions, while providing support through wide-ranging programs and benefits.


Other considerations

  • For applicants selected to be interviewed, pre-employment background screening will be required.
  • We thank all those who apply; however, only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.


Eligibility to work in Canada

All applicants who receive an offer of employment must be eligible to work in Canada on a regular full-time basis without restrictions on their start date.  Proof of eligibility shall be in the form of a Canadian birth certificate, Canadian passport, Canadian citizenship certificate, Canadian certificate of permanent residence, Canadian open work permit or receipt from Immigration Canada of an application for a post-graduate work permit. Proof of eligibility must be current an
d valid (not expired, cancelled or voided). Proof of eligibility will be required if an offer of employment is made. Failure to provide proof of eligibility at least six (6) weeks prior to the start date may result in the offer of employment being rescinded.


Application deadline: June 23, 2021


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Imperial is committed to providing equitable treatment and equal opportunity to all individuals.

In certain situations, Imperial may use your application to consider your suitability for other positions in the company and may also provide the information to its affiliates, including affiliates of Exxon Mobil Corporation, in connection with possible opportunities at those affiliates.

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