Statoil Sr Analyst Government Relations and Public Affairs in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

Sr Analyst Government Relations and Public Affairs


  • Job ID: 255615

  • Country: Brazil

  • Location: Rio De Janeiro

  • Company: Equinor ASA

  • Contact Name: Patricia Santos

  • Workplace: Onshore

  • Discipline: Communication

  • Education Preferred: Bachelor's Degree

  • Experience Preferred: 5 - 7 Years

  • Closing Date: Jul 262018

Job Description

We're Equinor, an international energy company with a proud history. Formerly Statoil, we are 20,000 committed colleagues developing oil, gas, wind and solar energy in more than 30 countries worldwide. We're the largest operator in Norway, among the world's largest offshore operators, and a growing force in renewables. Driven by our Nordic urge to explore beyond the horizon, and our dedication to safety, equality and sustainability, we're building a global business on our values and the energy needs of the future.

Development and Production International (DPI) is responsible for Equinor’s portfolio of producing assets and planned field developments in all countries outside Norway and US. DPI’s ambition is to ensure industry-leading safety and security performance in all our operations and partner-operated fields, while maximising value from producing fields.

DPI oversees business and operations in 17 countries across six continents. Key development projects are found in Angola, Brazil, Canada, UKCS and Tanzania.

Job Description

Regulatory Affairs acts as a liaison between Equinor and Brazilian Authorities. Looking after Equinor’s reputation, the area must maintain a sustained effort to establish and keep goodwill and mutual understanding between the organisation and Authorities, focused on but not limited to ANP.

The candidate will be responsible for:

Establish, build and maintain relationship with key decision makers and stakeholders in the Energy market to support Equinor’s strategy in Brazil.

Advise projects on regulatory document preparation and on the interpretation of regulatory rules.

Observe the current regulation and assist on Equinor’s participation on relevant forums to discuss changes on regulation.

Provide support in managing communication and profile information for our core government and industry contacts and ensure appropriate information on the company is communicated effectively

Stakeholder engagement and dialog among key decision makers and stakeholders in close cooperation with the Equinor’s Management team.


Degree in Law, Economy, Administration or Engineering.

Fluency in Portuguese (mandatory)

English (oral or written) is required.

Due to local requirements we are only looking for native Brazilian.

Experience with Brazilian energy regulation preferred.

Personal Qualities

Ability to live our values.

Excellent cooperation and communication skills.

Broader analytical skills with the ability to act as advisor to senior management.

Work result oriented and show dedication.

Able to build trust within organization and act with integrity.

Candidate must have strong oral and written communication skills, ability to build relationship and interact with key internal and external stakeholders.

Ability to live by "I am safety" expectations

Use foresight, and identify opportunities and challenges

Be imaginative, ambitious and stimulate new ideas

Challenge accepted truths and enter unfamiliar territory

Make clear demands on each other and push for constructive change

Understand and manage risk

Be truthful and act with integrity

Be curious, work together and share experience

Promote and value diversity

Communicate in a precise way, give and accept constructive feedback

Bring up ethical issues and challenges immediately

Deliver on promises

Continuously develop sound expertise, demonstrate commercial awareness and customer orientation

Strive for simplification and clarity, and focus on value-adding activities

Act decisively and be loyal to decisions

Show dedication and endurance, follow through and pay attention to important details

Cause zero harm to people and prevent accidents

Reduce the negative impact of our activities and products on the environment

Act within the law and comfortably within our own ethical policy

Demonstrate social responsibility and contribute to sustainable development

Respect the individual, help others to succeed and contribute to a positive working environment

We Offer

We offer competitive salaries, a general bonus scheme, good pension and insurance schemes and a comprehensive welfare package. Equinor wants to ensure diversity in terms of gender, age and culture.

General Information

Make sure that we are able to give your application consideration: Please attach copies of your diplomas, certificates and grades in English or Portuguese. Applications submitted without such attachments will unfortunately not be evaluated. If you are in the process of completing a degree, please upload an official temporary transcript or other document describing subjects and grades completed to this point.

Our values are to be courageous, open, collaborative and caring. We believe in these qualities, which are essential for building an even stronger Equinor. If you can identify with them, you could be the one to strengthen our team. Candidates are expected to openly offer all relevant information about themselves during the recruitment process.

All permanent and temporary hires will be screened against relevant sanctions lists to ensure compliance with sanctions law and increase security.