Company: Shell
Skills: Energy / Commodity Trading
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: The Hague, South Holland, Netherlands

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Job Description

This hugely influential role, ideal for a thought leader with OD expertise, offers huge scope to make high-impact, high-value business change that will cut across Shell's international Trading & Supply (T&S) business.

What's the role?

This is an expert, senior consulting role, partnering with our fast-moving Trading & Supply business to deliver OD interventions that support their strategic change agenda and business objectives. You'll work closely with senior leaders, right up to VP level, both in HR and in T&S. If you can operate in an integrated way, you'll find great freedom here to implement your ideas.

Your remit will include:
  • Diagnosing and addressing complex organisational challenges.
  • Delivering high quality change outcomes both through personal intervention and by leading OD project teams to deliver scaled programmes.
  • Cultivating strong working relationships with our T&S leadership teams and colleagues in HR and OD&L; encouraging collective thinking on complex change challenges and agreeing the change strategy and solutions.
  • Building top-quartile OD capability within HR and OD&L; cultivating effective leadership teams and developing the capability of HR generalists to act as the first-line of OE support.
  • Contributing to Shell's global OD community; sharing what you learn from interventions with the wider Organisation.

Company Description

Shell Nederland BV is a platform for international collaboration, with Shell offering direct employment to around ten thousand people in the Netherlands alone, including roughly 2,800 non-Dutch employees from around 80 countries. Diversity is key at Shell Nederland, and our employees reflect the innovation that stems from a diverse workforce. By joining Shell Nederland, you will benefit from an unrivalled industry-leading development programme that will see you tap into a pool of expert knowledge that will help propel your career. Shell Nederland is the holding company of most Shell companies operating in the Netherlands. Shell Nederland also has an advisory and coordinating role in numerous areas.


What we need from you

We're open minded about whether you join us from an HR or Business background. You'll definitely need impressive OD skills, including experience of leading large-scale complex change programmes - whether that's through OD interventions or business process improvements. External consulting experience would be valuable but, above all, we're looking for evidence that you can diagnose business/organisation change issues and identify the right intervention.

Much hinges on your personal skills. We're keen to hear from men and women with the gravitas and consulting skills to establish credibility and cultivate excellent stakeholder relationships, at senior levels. You'll need the courage, conviction and decision-making capability to deal with ambiguity and succeed in a diverse, complex, international environment. Finally, it's vital you're determined to succeed and never afraid to challenge even the most senior of leaders.

Our values

Shell is a company with shared values. Honesty, integrity, and respect aren't simply a strapline: they are a part of everything we do. What's more, Shell is an equal opportunities company, and we place the highest possible value on the diversity of our people and our inclusive approach.

Join us and you'll belong to a world where you can feel pride in your achievements and propel your career with global opportunities

Women's perspective

We care deeply about fostering a truly diverse workplace. We believe in doing everything we can to make Shell as flexible, appealing and supportive a place for women to work as possible. And we've retained our title as a top employer for women in the Times again in 2016.

We help with things like our formal (and informal) flexible working. Like our global and transparent pay policies backed by leadership team fully supportive of our diversity ambitions. And we'll help foster your career through our Women's Career Development programme and our extensive Women's Network.

People with an impairment

At Shell, we're all about top talent. End of story. We want to encourage those of you who may face an impairment to regard Shell as a place where you'll be fully supported to grow and develop your career. It's as simple as that.

If you'd like to apply, just let us know about your circumstances. We can support you throughout the process. From application, to interview, to your first day of a rewarding career with us.


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