Phillips 66 Placement Student Opportunities 2017 in London, United Kingdom


Phillips 66 & YOU- Together we can fuel the future


We’re proud of our past, focused on our future, and leading the industry with energy solutions that have a positive impact around the world. If you’re looking for a place that will encourage you to drive change, take on bold new challenges and celebrate the entrepreneurial spirit every day, Phillips 66 is that place.


The placement roles will be based in our London office, the roles on offer for 2017 intake are:

Finance Analyst: Working alongside the trade floor, the role of the Finance group is primarily to support the trading and supply operations for our European crude oil and refined products business. This is a fast paced and dynamic environment. The Finance team is part of the wider trading organisation and works with the ‘Front’ and ‘Middle’ office on a daily basis. Responsibilities include, dealing with varied groups within Phillips 66 such as Treasury, Trading, Operations and Finance Management. Primary contact and overall responsibility for the coke marketing business (invoicing counterparties and overall reconciliation of monthly results). Management of payment run process for EAME Commercial. Reconciliation of broker statements to the trading system, and resolving issues arising. Management of the ‘Margin call’ process involving interaction with trading managers and brokers, ensuring smooth running of our paper trading activities. Participation in ‘ad hoc’ projects arising, such as working directly with Exchanges to develop an efficient process to validate initial and variation margins on P66 trading activity.

Market Analysis: Work within the London Market Analysis group to provide fundamental data and analysis to support the trading desks. Responsibilities include tracking and analysing refinery production, refinery margins and global trade flows as well as keeping up with geopolitical factors that influence global oil markets. Frequent and active interaction with analysts in other regional groups in Houston and Singapore is required to develop a view on supply and demand balances that underpin price moves.



As an undergraduate placement student with Phillips 66, your work will play a key role in helping us make the decisions that maximise our value for employees, shareholders and customers; assess the health of our business; and drive improved performance.

  • You are legally authorised to work in the United Kingdom on a regular, full-time basis without restrictions
  • You are on target for a 2.1 degree classification or higher
  • You have the option to take part in a placement year as part of your degree course
  • You are a talented analytical individual with strong numerical capabilities
  • You have a real flair for problem-solving and teamwork
  • Proficient knowledge and experience of MS application
  • Interpersonal communication, both written and oral presentation skills
  • You have the option to take part in a placement year as part of your degree course
  • Strong organisational and prioritisation skills
  • Good financial / economic evaluation skills
  • Most importantly, you have a passion and excitement for the energy industryWHY YOU SHOULD APPLY

  • You will gain real-world experience and find out how to successfully contribute to important and challenging projects that accelerate your learning and development.

  • As well as on-the-job experience, the programme is reinforced with a comprehensive training package that includes:

  • Derivatives and Refining Course

  • Advanced Excel/Access Course
  • Commercial Learning Day
  • Job Shadowing

  • Compensation: London- based Commercial Undergraduate Placement Student salary is benchmarked to ensure market competitiveness.

  • Other benefits include subsidised gym membership and complimentary employee lunch.
  • The placement scheme is our starting point to identify and cultivate talented, passionate people and build a workforce that can propel us and more importantly you into an extraordinary future when you graduate.To be considered please apply online submitting a covering letter explaining your reasons for joining Phillips 66 and your interest in the energy industry along with an updated CV.


At Phillips 66, while "what" we do may be very different from person to person, there's a "how" that connects all of us. It is how we work, how we collaborate and how we succeed together. It's this shared "how" that our competency framework describes in detail. We call it the Keys to Success because it can unlock the potential within us all.

Keys to Success

  • Assoc: Adaptability—Adapt And Learn
  • Assoc: Building Collaborative Relationships—Form Relationships
  • Assoc: Communication—Communicate Openly
  • Assoc: Judgment—Apply Sound Logic
  • Assoc: Results Orientation—Seek Process Improvement

Company Overview:

Phillips 66 is a diversified energy manufacturing and logistics company. With a portfolio of Midstream, Chemicals, Refining, and Marketing and Specialties businesses, the company processes, transports, stores and markets fuels and products globally. Phillips 66 Partners, the company's master limited partnership, is an integral asset in the portfolio. Headquartered in Houston, the company has 14,000 employees committed to safety and operating excellence. Phillips 66 had $50 billion of assets as of June 30, 2016. For more information, visit _ _ or follow us on Twitter _ @Phillips66Co _ .

To be considered:

In order to be considered for this position you must complete the entire application process, which includes answering all prescreening questions and providing your eSignature on or before the requisition closing date of 31st December 2016.

Phillips 66 is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Requisition ID: 30741

Department: Commercial

Location: Great Britain - London - London

Job Field: Internships, Graduate Positions, and Student Programs

Technical Requisition: No