Graduate Trainees – Commercial Job at The Maersk Group

Started by Jobrib, May 05, 2016, 01:31 AM


Job Title: Graduate Trainees – Commercial

Company: The Maersk Group

Job Type: Full Time

Qualification: MBA/MSc/MA  

Experience: 3 years max

Location: Lagos, Nigeria

Job Field: Graduate Jobs / Internships   Sales / Marketing  


The Maersk Group is a worldwide conglomerate and operates in some 130 countries with a workforce of over 89,000 employees. In addition to owning one of the world's largest shipping companies, Maersk is involved in a wide range of activities in the shipping, logistics, and the oil and gas industries.


Job description:

Key Responsibilities:

•You will join a team of colleagues who have robust functional acumen, strong insight, informed opinions and passion for the dynamics behind global trade. Together you will collaborate in executing strategies and reaching the business objectives of your assigned department.

•You will take part in four seminars across Asia, Europe and North America, where you will receive knowledge and business insights into the Shipping Industry. The seminars will challenge and inspire you to enhance your personal competences, and deploy them in your rotational assignments.

•You will steer your career. We provide you with a framework of business insights and developmental support. With continual support from your manager and HR, we empower you to be the captain of your career by delivering, learning and reflecting on your own development.


•Master's level education in Business or related discipline with a maximum of 3 years' commercial work experience after graduation in parallel with education or between degrees.

•Ambitious individual with a passion and drive to excel.

•An international mind-set and excellent command of English (both spoken and written).

•A pragmatic and holistic thinker.

•Resourceful and flexible with strong capabilities to prioritise, optimise and perform in a high-paced environment.

•Strong desire to pursue a long-term career within the commercial part of the business.

•International mobility and travels are expected.


We Offer: – A Challenging And Rewarding Opportunity Where We Will Provide You With The Framework To Build a Long-term Career In The Global Trade And Transportation Industry. During The Graduate Programme, You Will Have Vast Opportunities And Be Part Of a Truly International Group Of Passionate And Ambitious Professionals. Together You Will

•Build your knowledge from working with world-class experts within the shipping and business fields, in your rotational assignments and in the four global MLGP seminars.

•Build a global network that you can leverage in your future interactions to enable collaboration and career.

•Be significantly exposed to high-level leaders to ensure that theoretical insights are continuously linked to concrete business challenges.

•Become part of a diverse team where we play to win and 'we' always comes before 'I'.

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