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Manufacturing Analyst


Channelview, TX, US, 77530

Req ID:  82449
Facility:  Channelview/North Ops-130
Department:  MC&A, Channelview
Division:  Intermediates and Derivatives, Refining


Come Join an Inclusive Team:

LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB) is one of the largest plastics, chemicals and refining companies in the world. Driven by its employees around the globe, LyondellBasell produces materials and products that are key to advancing solutions to modern challenges like enhancing food safety through lightweight and flexible packaging, protecting the purity of water supplies through stronger and more versatile pipes, improving the safety, comfort and fuel efficiency of many of the cars and trucks on the road, and ensuring the safe and effective functionality in electronics and appliances. LyondellBasell sells products into more than 100 countries and is the world's largest producer of polypropylene compounds and the largest licensor of polyolefin technologies. In 2021, LyondellBasell was named to Fortune Magazine's list of the "World's Most Admired Companies" for the fourth consecutive year.


This Manufacturing Analyst will provide support to the manufacturing decision-making process, specifically in relation to accounting, finance and controls. The individual will be a member of the Channelview Manufacturing Controls and Analysis team under the direction of the Channelview Plant Controlling Manager. While primary duties will center around the Channelview Derivatives manufacturing units, the role will also provide accounting support for various site support organizations within the Channelview complex. The position is located in Channelview, TX.

A Day in the Life:

  • Encompasses all things accounting-related for a Manufacturing Site, including accounting and month end close activities, cost and profitability analysis, manufacturing and corporate reporting, internal control coordination as well as additional core and ad-hoc functions for various site support organizations.
  • Providing key information on historical and forward-looking trends and related cost analysis at the micro and macro level.
  • Among other tasks, this analyst will guide the following processes for their assigned area of responsibility: annual budget, site forecasting, LRP functions, monthly cost reviews, internal controls and compliance with SOx, classification of costs, contract review, physical inventory and PPE inventory observations, various audit functions including audit support for Turnarounds and other major site projects as well as other financial support for the manufacturing site(s).
  • Given the overall complexities associated with the Channelview complex, the successful candidate may be asked to assist with the development of audit processes for turnarounds and other major projects and to participate in process improvement initiatives.

You Bring This Value:


  • A Bachelor’s degree with a major in accounting, finance or other related business degree is required.

Work Experience

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in financial or manufacturing accounting.

Other Skills

  • ERP and data retrieval / analysis experience - preferably with SAP and Business Warehouse.
  • Self-sufficient and able to employ quality analytics to facilitate: (1) making decisions (2) providing quality information to all Management to make sound decisions and (3) serving as a resource for other analysts on the team.
  • Demonstrated organizational skills with the ability to prioritize work.
  • Possess analytical and problem-solving skills to drive continuous improvement and ensure achievement of Manufacturing, Finance and Company goals.
  • Ability to multi-task, consistently meet deadlines, and perform self-review of work product for accuracy and quality in a dynamic environment.
  • Ability to work with various work groups and various levels throughout the Manufacturing and Finance organizations.
  • Excellent communications skills, both oral and written are essential.
  • Ability to work extended hours during various times of the month/year.

This is What We Offer:

We offer employees a competitive total compensation package, which includes base pay and variable incentive pay programs. This supports a pay-for-performance culture, recognizing both individual and company performance, as well as benefit programs that are highly attractive and competitive within the markets for which we compete for talent.

  • The Company's Global Remote Work Policy allows eligible employees the option to work up to three days a week from home.
  • 401(k) Plan with Company Match
  • Retirement (Pension) Plan
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • Educational Assistance
  • Choice of Preferred Provider or Consumer Driven Medical Plan including Prescription Drug Coverage
  • Dental, Vision and Employee Assistance Program
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Life, AD&D and LTD Insurance




Builds effective teams
Cultivates innovation
Customer focus
Demonstrates courage
Drives results
Ensures accountability
Instills trust and exemplifies integrity


We are LyondellBasell – a leader in the global chemical industry creating solutions for everyday sustainable living. Through advanced technology and focused investments, we are enabling a circular and low carbon economy. Across all we do, we aim to unlock value for our customers, investors and society. As one of the world’s largest producers of polymers and a leader in polyolefin technologies, we develop, manufacture and market high-quality and innovative products for applications ranging from sustainable transportation and food safety to clean water and quality healthcare. For more information, please visit or follow @LyondellBasell on LinkedIn.


Must be at least 18 years of age and must be legally authorized to work in the United States (US) on a permanent basis without visa sponsorship.


LyondellBasell does not accept or retain unsolicited résumés or phone calls and/or respond to them or to any third party representing job seekers.


LyondellBasell is an equal opportunity employer.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, veteran status, and other protected characteristics.  The US EEO is the Law poster is available here.

Nearest Major Market: Houston

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