Course(s) Offered: Several fields
Course Level: Undergraduate, Postgraduate
Provider: Shell Nigeria
Country to Study in: Nigeria, Several countries
Vital to our daily lives, energy could be the driving force behind a rewarding career with Shell.
You may want to work in a technical discipline. Or you might be interested in a commercial career, maybe taking on the challenge of trading or working in a customer-facing role. Or perhaps you see yourself in a role in Finance, Human Resources or Information Technology.
A place on the Shell Graduate Programme will give you real responsibilities and structured training over a period of three to five years guiding you towards a successful and professionally fulfilling career. For career opportunities, there are two routes into Shell via an assessed internship or a Shell Recruitment Day.
Requirement for Employment:
- Successfully completed WAEC or its equivalent with at least credit ratings in Math and English at not more than two sittings.
- Finished first degree not more than four years ago.
- Completed bachelors degree with at least second class upper.
- Already completed or will be completing NYSC in 2014.
- Graduates who have not taken part in a Shell Recruitment Day in the past 3 years or written our test in the past 12 months.
- Graduates who finished with a very good degree at the Undergraduate level
- Graduates who are currently engaged in or have finished their National Youth Service
- Graduates with less than four years post graduation experience
You also need to be good at absorbing information, analysing problems, making objective decisions and coming up with original ideas. You should have the drive, confidence and resilience to get things done, the flexibility to work well in a team and the credibility to influence others.
Shell Global awards these to citizens of ALL countries where it operates. However, information on this page is for citizens of Nigeria.
Shell Global (with headquarters at The Hague, The Netherlands); AND
Shell Nigeria Limited
Fields of study
The programmes for students and graduates include: Shell Recruitment Day AND assessed internship opportunities (Shell Graduate Employment Opportunities and the Shell Graduate Programme).
Number of awards
Not specified by provider
Period of three to five years
Shell Recruitment Day:
At Shell, we're developing all kinds of ideas to help meet the growing demand for energy. And we're looking for ambitious students and graduates to help us do more.
Shell Graduate Employment Opportunities:
We are breaking new grounds in Africa and are looking for top talents who have expressed capacity, achievement and strong relationship skills to deliver on the global energy challenge.
Shell's core values are Honesty, Integrity and Respect in all its operations, is an equal opportunity employer and an advocate for diversity and inclusiveness.
Shell Graduate Programme:
The Shell Graduate Programme is a development framework that enables new graduates to become fully independent Shell professionals in 2-5 years.
At Shell, new graduates have access to an unparalleled range of roles and world-class training and development opportunities, including: (i). Leadership skills development; (ii). Networking, Coaching and Mentoring relationships; AND (iii). Learning curriculum (training, e-learning modules, accreditation).
Method of Application
Shell matches you into a particular role based on your skills, so you will not be required to apply for a specific Shell position.
Be sure to visit the "Students and Graduates" official webpage (see the active link below) and apply for a "Shell Recruitment Day". Interested candidates can visit the official website (via active link below), and click on the "Shell Recruitment Day". As the page opens, select Africa, and click Search.
You will need to upload a copy of your resumé, cover letter, and all academic transcripts at both the undergraduate, and where applicable, the postgraduate levels.
Let’s deliver better energy solutions together.
The Application Removal Date is 3rd January 2015. However application closing date for the current call on "Shell Nigeria Graduate Recruitment Programme" (see below) is 20th October, 2014.
Shell is a global group of energy and petrochemical companies, employing approximately 87,000 people and operating in more than 70 countries and territories.
The company aims to meet the energy needs of society in ways that are economically, socially and environmentally viable, now and in the future.
The company's focus on innovation and technology has made them a leading manufacturer, distributor and marketer of refined petroleum products and has them ranked amongst the top 50 most innovative companies in the world.
Application Deadline: 20 October 2014 (3 Jan 2015)
Open to International Applicants: Yes
Shell Nigeria Graduate Recruitment Programme
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