Liquidity Manager in Shell at London, England, United Kingdom

Website Shell

This listing is about Shell in London, England, United Kingdom
in 2022

About the job

, United Kingdom

Job Family Group


Worker Type


Posting Start Date

January 21, 2022

Business Unit


Experience Level

Experienced Professionals

Job Description

Where you fit in?

Reporting to the Head of Liquidity & Foreign Exchange (LFX), the Group Liquidity Manager is a key role in Shell Treasury, managing critical aspects of Group liquidity and foreign exchange strategy. You will be part of an operational Treasury Front and Middle Office team who are accountable for the Group’s cash investment strategy, liquidity and foreign exchange dealing and you will have a broad network of interfaces across Treasury departments and Group Finance. This role provides a fantastic opportunity to gain an overview of all areas of Shell Treasury and an understanding of Group performance drivers, while developing a set of core finance competences, including financial analysis, reporting, risk management, digitalisation and stakeholder management.

What’s the role?

You’ll be working closely with other stakeholders in Treasury, analysing the assets, liabilities, and results of the Group inhouse banks (assets ~USD 100 billion) and identifying Group liquidity and foreign exchange risks. You will be accountable for opportunities or challenges prioritised based on value and risk, including analysis and research, risk management and advancing technology.

More Specific Duties Include

  • Management of the Group liquidity position, driving best practice through the end-to-end process (forecasting to investment), ensuring value and risks are understood in both decision making and in performance management.
  • High levels of engagement and coordination with stakeholders throughout Treasury and Shell Finance to understand Group liquidity needs, including working with Group Reporting, Corporate Finance and Business Planning teams.
  • Working closely with the Front Office dealing team and Middle Office, including modelling performance and analysing results. Learn aspects of FX trading and external cash investment to assist with Business partnering and for back up purposes.
  • Initiate and lead various optimisation projects including developing technology to support LFX analytics with industry leading third party IT providers.
  • Maintain awareness of regulation impacting the LFX process and advise on any changes or projects required to remain compliant.

What we need from you?

You’ll be knowledgeable in financial analysis and risk management. Your excellent communication skills will be vital to the role, ensuring you effectively articulate value and risks to influence decision making and drive performance whilst also playing an important part in training and giving context to a wide range of stakeholders.

We’re Keen To Hear From Applicants With Many Of The Following On Their CV

Alongside your experience as a qualified Chartered Accountant (or equivalent), we also expect you’ll have, or be prepared to study towards, a recognised Treasury qualification (AMCT or equivalent).

  • Expertise across the spectrum of Finance competences
  • Experience in financial analysis and risk management
  • An ability to use analytics and insights to resolve problems, with a view to influencing and supporting the decision-making process
  • A proven record of continuous improvement including advancing technology
  • Experience in coaching and upskilling colleagues
  • Skills in project management

Candidates will build the following finance competencies through this role:

  • Business performance management
  • Corporate treasury
  • Finance process excellence
  • Risk management
  • Value management
  • Financial controls
  • Governance & assurance

Shell started operations in the United Kingdom more than 110 years ago. Since then, we have grown into a leading innovative Oil & Energy company that rewards its employees by investing heavily in their careers and learning. Our people are our greatest asset, and our commitment to your career will see you thrive in a work environment that offers an industry-leading development programme. When your ideas travel, Shell will benefit, and innovation will thrive. Shell has a key role to play in helping meet the UK’s growing energy demand, whilst using innovative technologies to develop cleaner energy. We are the largest FTSE 100 company in the UK by market capitalisation and make a significant contribution to the UK economy. As well as processing 35% of the gas coming into the UK, we serve more than four million customers at our filling stations each week. Shell employs some 6,400 skilled staff as well as many contractors.

An innovative place to work

There’s never been a more exciting time to work at Shell. Everyone here is helping solve one of the biggest challenges facing the world today: bringing the benefits of energy to everyone on the planet, whilst managing the risks of climate change.

Join us and you’ll be adding your talent and imagination to a business with the ambition to shape the future – whether by investing in renewables, exploring new ways to store energy, or developing technology that helps the world to use energy more efficiently, everyone at Shell does their part.

An inclusive place to work

To power progress together, we need to attract and develop the brightest minds and make sure every voice is heard. Here are just some of the ways we are nurturing an inclusive environment – one where you can express your ideas, extend your skills, and reach your potential…

  • We’re creating a space where people with disabilities can excel through transparent recruitment process, workplace adjustments and ongoing support in their roles. Feel free to let us know about your circumstances when you apply, and we’ll take it from there.
  • We’re closing the gender gap – whether that’s through action on equal pay or by enabling more women to reach senior roles in engineering and technology.
  • We’re striving to be a pioneer of an inclusive and diverse workplace, promoting equality for employees regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity.
  • We consider ourselves a flexible employer and want to support you finding the right balance. We encourage you to discuss this with us in your application.

A rewarding place to work

Combine our creative, collaborative environment and global operations with an impressive range of benefits and joining Shell becomes an inspired career choice.

We’re huge advocates for career development. We’ll encourage you to try new roles and experience new settings. By pushing people to reach their potential, we frequently help them find skills they never knew they had, or make career moves they never thought possible.


Please note: We occasionally amend or withdraw Shell jobs and reserve the right to do so at any time, including prior to the advertised closing date. Before applying, you are advised to read our data protection policy. This policy describes the processing that may be associated with your personal data and informs you that your personal data may be transferred to Royal Dutch/Shell Group companies around the world. The Shell Group and its approved recruitment consultants will never ask you for a fee to process or consider your application for a career with Shell. Anyone who demands such a fee is not an authorised Shell representative and you are strongly advised to refuse any such demand. Shell is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Company: Shell

Vacancy Type:  

Job Location: London, England, United Kingdom

Application Deadline: N/A

Apply Here

To apply for this job email your details to