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Shell IT Planning Analyst in London, United Kingdom


Job Title:

IT Planning Analyst

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Job Description:

We’re looking for a talented analyst with strong technical skills and a keen eye for innovation. Here’s an opportunity to stretch your expertise and make a real difference to the future of IT at Shell, as well as your career and development.

Where you fit

As IT Planning Analyst, you’ll be joining our Planning and Appraisal team, with its focus on ensuring that our operating plan and estimates deliver on IT strategy, alongside meeting our strategic business requirements across Shell globally . Put simply, that means integrating and uniting the individual business needs of our Business IT function with the capabilities of our IT Engineering function.

What’s the role?

Primarily, your role will be to ensure our performance and capabilities match our business strategy and planning, by providing insightful, predictive analysis that help support decision making and drive collaboration across the business. Always with an eye on potential opportunities that can unlock more advanced analytical capabilities.

No day will be the same as you embrace a wide range of responsibilities that call upon your unique combination of analytical skills and ability to interpret data and resolve detail-focussed problems. All the while meeting multiple deadlines simultaneously.

More specifically, your duties will include:

  • Helping to deliver a value adding operating plan that is strategically aligned.

  • Working closely across various teams and functions to ensure high quality information is available to support planning and appraisal processes.

  • Leading improvement initiatives across the organisation with a strong focus on continuous improvement.

  • Championing and educating the wider community in the use of tools to deliver effective and efficient planning processes.

  • Co-ordinating the data acquisition and analysis of benchmarks and dashboards.

  • Analysing internal and external data and benchmarks.

Your excellent people skills will be crucial here, as you nurture collaborative stakeholder relations at every level, ensuring work activities are delivered promptly and effectively.

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Country of Work Location:

United Kingdom

Company Description:

The world faces energy challenges that are becoming more complex each day. We’re looking for people who share our passion for taking on those challenges with cutting edge technology, innovative thinking and a commitment to properly managed risk. Shell develops and operates some of the largest and most complex projects in the world and we always endeavour to work at the leading edge of technical innovation.


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Shell is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Work Location:

London - Shell Centre


What we need from you

We’re keen to hear from men and women who have a Bachelor’s degree in a relevant discipline, along with demonstrable analytical, numerical and technical abilities. Alongside this, we’d hope to see as many of the following on your CV:

  • An ability to work independently to agreed deadlines.

  • The ability to prioritise many activities and deal with multiple stakeholders simultaneously.

  • Proven ability to deal with ambiguity.

  • An ability to work across time, geographical, and cultural boundaries to drive results.

  • Knowledge of dealing with data ambiguity.


An innovative place to work

There’s never been a more exciting time to work at Shell. Everyone here is helping solve one of the biggest challenges facing the world today: bringing the benefits of energy to everyone on the planet, whilst managing the risks of climate change.

Join us and you’ll add your talent and imagination to a business with the power to shape the future – whether by investing in renewables, exploring new ways to store energy or developing technology that helps the world to use energy more efficiently.

An inclusive place to work

To power progress together, we need to attract and develop the brightest minds and make sure every voice is heard. Here are just some of the ways we’re nurturing an inclusive environment – one where you can express your ideas, extend your skills and reach your potential…

  • We’re creating a space where people with disabilities can excel through transparent recruitment process, workplace adjustments and ongoing support in their roles. Feel free to let us know about your circumstances when you apply and we’ll take it from there.

  • We’re closing the gender gap – whether that’s through action on equal pay or by enabling more women to reach senior roles in engineering and technology.

  • We’re striving to be a pioneer of an inclusive and diverse workplace, promoting equality for employees regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity.

  • We consider ourselves a flexible employer and want to support you finding the right balance. We encourage you to discuss this with us in your application.

A rewarding place to work

Combine our creative, collaborative environment and global operations with an impressive range of benefits and joining Shell becomes an inspired career choice.

We’re huge advocates for career development. We’ll encourage you to try new roles and experience new settings. By pushing people to reach their potential, we frequently help them find skills they never knew they had, or make career moves they never thought possible.

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