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26 Aug, 2009
26 Aug, 2009
Graduate Jobs at Maersk: Maersk Line Graduate Programme (MLGP)
Maersk Line is one of the leading liner shipping companies in the world, serving customers all over the globe. Maersk line is looking for Motivated and ambitious individuals with international mindsets to be part of our newly established Maersk Line Graduate Programme. (MLGP)
If you have graduated from a Nigerian University, we need you for our Nigerian Office in Lagos.
The objective of the Programme is to recruit and develop university graduates into high performing individuals with management and leadership experience.
Each candidate will develop:
* A full understanding of the end-to-end processes in Maersk Line
* Commercial awareness
* Management and leadership training and experience
* Job rotation, cross-functional learning and individual coaching
The Maersk Line Graduate Programme is a global two-year programme that covers two fixed rotations within the Maersk Line core business areas: Commercial, Operations and Network & Product.
Through your rotations, you will obtain a thorough knowledge of the way we operate, develop a full understanding of end-to-end processes and achieve a high level of commercial awareness as well as benefit from management and leadership training and experience.
You will join a team of highly competent colleagues that will be responsible for jointly reaching the objectives of your department. Your manager will continually provide you with individual sparring so that you can develop professionally and personally. Being part of our global shipping programme, you will meet your fellow Maersk Line Graduate Programme participants from all over the world in various seminars where you will receive leadership and cross-functional training. In addition, you will participate in e-based case studies and business simulations.
Upon completion of the Maersk Line Graduate Programme, we envision that you will be ready to take up a managerial position where you will continue to develop your leadership skills to further your A.P. Moller – Maersk career.
You will need to hold a Masters Degree in a Business related discipline and must have at least two years previous work experience via internships, industry placements or other relevant jobs. Prior shipping knowledge is not a pre-requisite.
You must possess a strong personal desire to get things done all the time and you must be mature and able to work independently and take initiative. Maersk Line operates globally, you must thrive in a truly international environment; your English skills (spoken and written) must be way above average. Previous extensive personal travel could be an advantage.
Age Limit: Not more than 27 years.
How to Apply
If you wish to apply for the programme, please submit your application via the online application form on our job portal at www.maerskline.com
Application receipt closes on the 9th of September, 2009.
Shortlisted candidates will be requested to take an Assessment Test as part of the recruitment process