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Strategy Manager


Houston, TX, US, 77010

Req ID:  82007
Facility:  One Houston Center-130
Department:  Strategy
Division:  Circular and Low Carbon Solutions


Basic Function

The Strategy Manager will support the Strategy Director on delivering actionable recommendations to senior leadership. He/she will operate flexibly and move between high-level strategy and tactical execution as required.

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Draft white papers / presentations for the Board of Directors and the Executive Committee.
  • Support strategy development and implementation within Circular and Low Carbon Solutions (C&LCS), incl. overall approach to supply-side (feedstock owners) and demand-side (brand owners).
  • Support individual areas and ad hoc initiatives within C&LCS.
  • Support Investor Relations (e.g., on communications to capital markets).
  • Develop / update new-market development and regional strategies.
  • Support in development and implementation of M&A strategy (incl. prioritized target lists).
  • Support Long-Range Planning (LRP) deliverables, incl. price outlooks.
  • Manage internal stakeholders based on mutual respect and a curiosity for dissenting views.

Min. Qualifications

  • Quantitative undergraduate / university degree required.
  • MBA or similar advanced degree preferred.
  • Minimum 7 years of total work experience.
  • Minimum 2 years of experience in strategy in a corporate setting or in consulting.
  • Corporate and business unit strategy (e.g., portfolio strategy, new-market development, and competitive intelligence).
  • Financial acumen (incl. corporate finance and economic valuation).




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


LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB): As a leader in the global chemical industry, LyondellBasell strives every day to be the safest, best operated and most valued company in our industry. The company’s products, materials and technologies are advancing sustainable solutions for food safety, access to clean water, healthcare and fuel efficiency in more than 100 international markets. LyondellBasell places high priority on diversity, equity and inclusion and is Advancing Good with an emphasis on our planet, the communities where we operate and our future workforce.  The company takes great pride in its world-class technology and customer focus. LyondellBasell has stepped up its circularity and climate ambitions and actions to address the global challenges of plastic waste and decarbonization. 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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