Commercial graduate programme


We are looking for outgoing, logical thinkers, with a desire to develop their commercial career in a fast paced, dynamic corporate environment.

Our three year Commercial Graduate Programme will give you experience in departments such as Finance, Marketing, Retail and Strategic Planning. From the day you start with us, you will be carrying out rewarding and challenging work, making a real impact on influencing business decisions and strategy.

The programme

Our commercial graduate positions provide the opportunity to gain hands on experience in the oil refining industry. You will undertake a rotation of roles in order to gain valuable experience of working in different departments within the commercial functions. The opportunities we offer allow knowledge and skills obtained from university to be transferred into the workplace environment.

The roles are challenging and interesting, in an environment where customer demands have to be met and you will be making a real impact on business decisions and strategy from day one. This makes the work very rewarding when goals are achieved.

Our graduate programme offers a comprehensive and carefully structured professional development scheme. 

We offer a highly competitive salary and some of the industry’s best training and development opportunities, including:

  • Mentoring
  • Departmental rotations
  • Funding for additional training
  • Challenging work that you won’t get in other industries

It is likely you will work in three roles over a three year period, giving you direct experience and responsibility in a wide range of positions within Marketing, Retail, Finance, Planning and Scheduling.

What we are looking for

You will have a desire to work in the commercial environment, be able to demonstrate an aptitude for data analysis, communicate effectively and build relationships, deliver results, show initiative and adapt to a changing environment.

Successful candidates will have:

  • Minimum 2:1 in an analytical related subject (typically Business, Economics, Mathematical or scientific disciplines)
  • Excellent IT skills, particularly in Microsoft Excel
  • Willingness to live and work in North West England

How to apply

2018 recruitment window currently closed.