Jobs for Veterans, Veteran Job Board |

Post Jobs

Job Information

Shell Senior Business Analyst in The Hague, Netherlands


Job Title:

Senior Business Analyst

No. of Positions:


Job Description:

Here’s a chance for a talented analyst to combine your business and technical skills and help us spot unique opportunities and develop innovative approaches. Stretching your leadership and commercial expertise with a positive, supportive employer.

What’s the role?

As Senior Business Analyst in our Upstream IT organisation, you’ll be providing vital business insights and analytical support to our gas global business partners, with a particular focus on strategic corporate finance processes, from portfolio management to business planning. Always with a view to driving the performance of business operations.

Your role will lead on the review of business processes, identifying risks and spotting any opportunities for improving efficiency, whether it be financial, operational, or technological. Along with presenting business cases and developing investment proposals, you’ll make optimum use of your strong technical skills, advising on the development and improvement of our information systems.

Results-driven, you’ll thrive on initiating projects and ensuring their efficient and timely delivery, keeping everyone up-to-date with progress, priorities and scope. Positioning yourself as a trusted expert, you'll confidently navigate conflicting interests to successfully resolve issues. Harnessing evolving technologies to spark and shape changes, from innovative design and data improvements, to supporting partnerships and systems that meet business strategies.

A natural people person, you’ll easily adapt your communication style to effectively lead and advise on customer and business needs and expectations, and translate discussions between strategy and technical teams. You’ll relish motivating a diverse team and be equally comfortable influencing senior stakeholders, nurturing the kind of collaborative relationships we pride ourselves on, creating a dynamic platform for exchanging ideas and sharing vision.

Auto req ID:



IT Project & Programme Management

Country of Work Location:


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.


Please note: We occasionally amend or withdraw Shell jobs and reserve the right to do so at any time, including prior to the advertised closing date.

Before applying, you are advised to read our data protection policy. This policy describes the processing that may be associated with your personal data and informs you that your personal data may be transferred to Royal Dutch/Shell Group companies around the world.

The Shell Group and its approved recruitment consultants will never ask you for a fee to process or consider your application for a career with Shell. Anyone who demands such a fee is not an authorised Shell representative and you are strongly advised to refuse any such demand.

Shell is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Work Location:

The Hague


What we need from you

We’re keen to talk to men and women with proven experience working within IT business analysis, ideally with some understanding of finance. Along with a Bachelor’s degree within IT or a similar discipline, we’d hope to see as much of the following on your CV:

  • Commercial knowledge combined with expertise in improving business processes.

  • A broad understanding of the application of IT, plus in-depth knowledge of at least one specific technical area.

  • Professional certificates within business analysis (preferably, CBAP, AAC or PBA).

  • Strong leadership skills, demonstrated experience with leading teams of Business Analysts or equivalent roles.

  • Understanding of business strategy, especially with regards finance.

  • Demonstrated experience in complex stakeholder management environments, backed up by solid interpersonal, influencing and communication skills.

In return, we’ll give you all the support you need to do what you do best.

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

People with an impairment

At Shell, we're all about top talent. End of story. We encourage anyone who may face an impairment to see 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.

City, State (if applicable):

The Hague