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Shell Senior Technical Consultant in The Hague, Netherlands


Job Title:

Senior Technical Consultant

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Job Description:

Bring your technical and project expertise and your passion for new initiatives to a role that will play a vital part in driving new innovation across the business. With every opportunity to develop your career and broaden your professional skills.

What’s the role?

As Senior Design Authority you’re going to be combining your engineering expertise with your project experience, to play a lead role in product strategy, defining and designing requirements for the development of new products, and managing technical integration, from build to deploy.

In practice, that means you’ll be overseeing all the technical integration elements, ensuring alignment and consistency across both our current projects and new innovations. Setting the standard, making sure new projects follow design guidelines, checking work for consistency and rolling-out new features. Always with an eye to conforming with Shell standards, policies and quality assurance.

Most excitedly, you can expect to be involved in driving cutting edge innovation, including playing an active role in the future of financial reporting within Shell.

More specific duties will include:

  • Maintaining integrated roadmaps and participating in developing a long-term vision.

  • Liaising with relevant teams regarding current offerings and future roadmaps.

  • Contributing to building, capturing and transferring of relevant knowledge to all staff.

Naturally, you’ll need to have the kind of mindset that’s comfortable challenging solution options, along with a talent for understanding business, processes, applications, and data, in order to spot gaps and identify improvements. Plus, you’ll use your natural communication skills to nurture working partnerships with a diverse range of internal and external stakeholders.

Where you fit in

Working together with colleagues in the Netherlands and India, you’ll be a part of the Global Functions Delivery Vertical team, which has a focus on providing business IT solutions that will bring measurable impact to business performance.

The portfolio has a host of technologies from legacy SAP and Lotus Notes to Salesforce, and delivers a complex range of projects that are central to Shell’s Finance and Controller organization.

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IT Solution Development

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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.


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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 extensive experience of large scale management information project delivery, along with expertise in leading product strategy, discovery, and delivery for software products.

Along with your strong interpersonal and influencing skills, we’d expect to see either a Bachelor’s degree related to IT or the equivalent professional experience. Beyond that, we’d hope to find as much of the following on your CV:

  • Proven SAP experience, with an understanding of one or more of key technologies: SAP Business Objects Financial Consolidation, SAP Business Planning and Consolidation, SAP Masterdata Management, SAP Business Warehouse, Business Objects, Analysis for Office.

  • Experience in master data management and modelling to use when directing teams of engineers.

  • Experience or knowledge of architecture skills will be an advantage.

  • Proven understanding of financial reporting and performance management processes.

  • A good understanding of Cloud and SaaS principles.

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