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bp Finance & Risk Graduate Programme (2023)

bp Finance & Risk Graduate Programme (2023)

  • Location Singapore - Flexible - Singapore
  • Travel required
  • Job category Finance Group
  • Relocation available
  • Job type Graduates
  • Job code 139556BR
  • Experience level
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Job summary

Be part of reimaging energy

At bp, we have one thing on our mind – the energy of tomorrow. We’re helping the world get to net zero with the ambition of being a net zero company by 2050 and our early careers hires are integral to achieving this. As future leaders and technical experts, we need fresh thinking, curiosity, and a solution focus mindset to reimagine energy. That’s where you come in! ​

Our Finance & Risk functions are integral to the Trading & Shipping organisation and interact with the trading benches and other commercial functions to provide an invaluable insight into the management of our business. The role is to advise and support T&S to enhance value in commercial opportunities, manage the risk control framework, engage with T&S for input on acquisition/ divestment opportunities to name a few.

About the programme
No other graduate programme provides you the same breadth of experiences across finance and multiple risk management areas as our Finance & Risk graduate programme . It is global in nature – wherever you’re based, you’ll benefit from the same outstanding training, development, and support. It is a 3-year rotational programme that provides hands-on experience working in real roles, to deliver tangible benefits and measurable results. Through the programme, you can expect to build a strong understanding of how risk is assessed, measured, and actively managed in an energy trading business.

About you
You are passionate about reimagining energy for people and our planet, are committed and adaptable and want to make a difference. Even though good levels of numeracy are important, you won’t necessarily need a formal technical background. You’ll bring well-rounded life experience, and your strong academic results will be supported by some work experience, everything from customer service to industry experience is great!
As a bp graduate, you will have an interest and/or skill in delivering economic value back to a business, identifying solutions and strategies resulting in cost savings and a natural negotiation style. No matter where you work at BP, you’ll be valued, included and respected. We’ll provide you with on-going support and we’ll reward you for the great work you do.

To be eligible for the F&R Graduate Programme program you will:
  • be currently pursuing a bachelor’s or master’s degree in any discipline which could range from Business, Commerce, Finance, Accounting, Economics, Arts to STEM
  • be in your final year of study, graduating between August 2022 and July 2023 or graduated in the last one year

Applications lose at midnight 16 October 2022.

Please note that vacancies are filled on an ongoing basis after opening and we may close applications before the stated deadline.

Come join us at our information session at your campus to find out more. The session is designed to give you insights into who we are, what we do, what it is like to be working at bp, our various early careers pathways and opportunities beyond to support your short- and long-term career development. Regardless of your discipline, we have a programme that is right for you.

During this session, you will have the opportunity to:
  • Learn more about our business
  • Be engaged and participate in an interactive trading game
  • Discover the 2023 graduate and internship opportunities
  • Network over light refreshments with our graduates, bp professionals and recent interns to learn about life and culture @bp

Visit your respective universities’ career services event portal to register your attendance. Alternately, you may also visit our Event Listing to check when we are at your campus and register your attendance .

The Finance & Risk programme supports our Trading & Shipping business. You’ll follow a 3 year rotational programme that provides hands-on experience working in real roles, to deliver tangible benefits and measurable results.
Role rotations could include:
Operational Excellence
As part of the Operational Excellence team, you will help with managing, setting and promoting new and continuing improvement initiatives, compliant with Operational Risk processes across Trading & Shipping.
Commodity Risk
Working in Commodity risk means you must understand, control and constructively challenge trading activity and positions on a near real-time basis within Trading & Shipping to ensure it is compliant and aligned to intended trading strategy. Commodity Risk teams are present on each trading floor to analyse consistency of risks, results and positions. They provide independent and unbiased daily market exposure.
Credit Risk
bp Trading & Shipping must have robust processes in place to monitor, understand and manage its credit risk. Credit risk includes counterparty performance risk, and delivered unpaid credit risk. Credit risk is the potential for financial loss due to the bankruptcy or insolvency of a third party, or due to any other circumstances which result in such third party refusing or otherwise failing to perform its contractual payment or performance obligations to bp.

Development opportunities
The rotational programme will provide you with an invaluable breadth of experience and first-hand exposure to how our functions support our trading activities.
Whilst on the programme, you can expect to develop a range of competencies and skills through on-the-job and formal training.

To apply for this role, you will need to be in your final year of study or have completed your degree

Other information
Remember, you can only apply for ONE opportunity. If you are not sure that this is the opportunity for you, please return to our Candidate Matcher to review your other matches.
Within the education section please list all information for any degrees that you have studied or are currently studying.

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