To get a position in Oil & Gas Companies, To provide exceptional performance, not just through recognition and rewards but also in my personal development.
Nov 2008 – Jul 2009 British Petroleum (BP) Azerbaijan SPU Control & Financial Operations PU Onshore Cost Reporting Team Onshore Cost Analyst Duties included: Build and maintain sound business relationships with key customers, i.e. Cost Engineers, Controllers and Budget Holders Prepare highly accurate and timely cost data Be a focal point of contact for all Accounts Payable related issues and facilitate the invoice tracking and approval process Ensure accurate accruals provision to Accounting Teams Facilitation of compliance with Internal Controls: Financial Authority, contracts compliance, basic procurement rules Be a focal point of accountability for all Payroll & Office (P&O) related issues: make a reconciliation of staff with management on a regular basis and review the system entries and ensure the system properly reflects the headcount for the usage in the P&O cost update exercises Liaise with contracts people on any contractual requirements for 3rd party suppliers, vendor cost and progress reporting on a regular basis, provide information on the cost tracking structure to ensure proper commitments coding Be a focal point of contact for Performance Indicators: outstanding invoices, outstanding personal balances.
Aug 2001 – Nov 2008 British Petroleum (BP) Azerbaijan SPU HSE & Technical Directorate PU AzSPU Engineering Authority and Technical Support Team AzSPU Engineering Administrator Duties included: Provide administration and coordination to AzSPU Engineering Authority and Team Leaders Facilitate the Invoice tracking and approval process Raise Desktop Requisitions: LVS, LVM, SWO in Maximo system Execute Purchase Orders with bp Vendors Process monthly stipend payments of Engineering students at University of Florida, USA Liaise with Managers, Engineering Authorities and Technical Authorities of bp UK & Houston offices on any contractual requirements Arrange AzSPU Engineering OPRs with TDLT Compile SDC data from Engineering subcontractors and prepare master SDC slide for LMF meetings.
Jun 1997 – Jul 1999 Azerbaijan International Operating Company(AIOC)/British Petroleum Health, Safety and Environment Department HSE Assistant Duties included: Provide administrative support services to General Manager
Sep 2000 – Jun 2002 Western University, MBA, Faculty of International Business Diploma of Master Degree in Engineering Economics and Management (Honours degree)
Sep 1990 – Jun 1995 Azerbaijan State University of Foreign Languages, Faculty of English Language Diploma of Master of Science in Languages (Majored in English)
Training Courses: Oct 1998 – Project Management course, Azerbaijan International Operating Company Oct 2002 - Project Management Essentials, The George Washington University course, School of Business & Public Management Feb 2003 - Introduction to Western Accounting, Western Accounting Practices I, Ernst & Young Financial courses 2007 - 2008 Business English CAE level (Cambridge Advanced)
Computer Literacy: Windows, Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Power Point, Access, Project), Commercial Browser, Maximo, SAP, VTA, TAS, SharePoint, Outlook Express, Internet Explorer
Trainings/Seminars: Jul 1999, USAID US Agency for International Development – Credit Programmes, Applications and Financial Management Sep 2002, British Petroleum, CIPS – Managing your Contracts More Effectively 2004, British Petroleum - On-Job training in Finance Team FC&A, Accounts Payable and Treasury Teams Feb 2005, British Petroleum - Introduction to the Oil & Gas Industry Jun 2005, British Petroleum - Mastering Finance for Non-Financial Managers Sep 2005, British Petroleum Training Center, London, UK - Managing Time & Pressure Course Sep 2006, Dnata Conference Center, Dubai, UAE - Petroleum Project Economics 1 Nov 2006, British Petroleum - Financial Foundation Course Sep 2007, British Petroleum Sunbury office, London, UK - Oil & Gas Accounting Concepts 2007-2008, British Council - Business English CAE level (Cambridge Advanced) Nov 2008, British Petroleum - Introduction to Finance & Economics Finance course