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Chevron Corporation Security Analyst in Houston, Texas

Chevron is one of the world's leading energy companies, with approximately 48,000 employees working in countries around the world. We explore, produce and transport crude oil and natural gas; refine, market and distribute fuels and other energy products; manufacture and sell petrochemical products; generate power; and develop future energy resources.

Chevron is accepting online applications for the position of [[title]] located in Houston, TX through March 25, 2019 at 11:59 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time).

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Global Security is charged with providing high-quality, cost-competitive and reliable services with operational excellence. The organization is committed to supporting its diverse customers and achieving their respective business objectives through the delivery of programs designed to protect Chevron's people and assets, thus creating superior value for Chevron shareholders, customers, partners, employees and the countries in which we operate. Outstanding individual and collective performance of the Global Security organization will help the Corporation achieve its vision—to be the global energy company most admired for its people, partnerships and performance.

Responsibilities for this position may include but are not limited to:

  • Providing timely, proactive and strategic analysis of geopolitical and security risks in Latin America that could affect Company personnel, operations, assets, and business interests.

  • Closely monitoring and assessing evolving regional threats and potential crises, which may require working outside of normal business hours.

  • Traveling frequently (25% of time) to relevant company locations throughout the region to assess the evolving risk landscape, understand key business challenges, and build and maintain collaborative relationships.

  • Liaising frequently with regional and industry subject matter experts, both internal and external.

  • Working closely with Regional Security Advisors and contributing to the mitigation of risks through the company’s Security Risk Assessment Program.

  • Staying flexible and being willing to function as a generalist, monitoring issues and providing analytic assessments of other security-related risks, when needed.

Required Qualifications:

  • Master's or advanced degree in a relevant field (such as international relations, regional studies, history, economics, political science).

  • A minimum 7 years of experience as a professional analyst with the government, or as a private sector security or political risk analyst, focused on Latin America.

  • Extensive subject matter expertise pertaining to geopolitics, regional security issues, and energy production or energy markets, particularly in Latin America.

  • Fluency in Spanish.

  • Excellent communication skills, oral and written.

  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to interface effectively with peers as well as with senior management.

  • Ability to build successful relationships across organizations and cultures.

  • Ability to adapt quickly and easily to changing priorities, meet tight deadlines, and manage multiple tasks at once.

  • Ability to work independently but also must be willing to take work direction and collaborate effectively with other team members to support business needs.

  • Previous experience living or working in the region.

  • A valid passport and willingness to travel internationally.

  • Ability to qualify for a US government security clearance.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Significant understanding of, or previous experience in, the energy industry.

  • Extensive network of relevant subject matter experts in the US and throughout the region.

  • Portuguese language skills a plus.

Relocation Options:

Relocation will be considered within Chevron parameters.

International Considerations:

Expatriate assignments will not be considered.

Chevron regrets that is is unable to sponsor employment Visas or consider individuals on time-limited Visa status for this position.

Regulatory Disclosure for US Positions:

Chevron is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status, or other status protected by law or regulation.

Chevron participates in E-Verify in certain locations as required by law.