Employer Review for Working Mums: ExxonMobil Nigeria

Company Profile

ExxonMobil is involved in the exploration and production of crude oil and natural gas; the manufacture of petroleum products; and the transportation and sale of crude oil, natural gas, and petroleum products. ExxonMobil is a major manufacturer and marketer of commodity and specialty petrochemicals and also has interest in electric power generation facilities. In addition, they conduct extensive research programs in support of these businesses.

ExxonMobil upstream affiliates in Nigeria operate several joint venture concessions and deepwater production sharing contracts, which currently focus on major secondary oil recovery projects; natural gas liquids and gas monetization and significant investment in national content development.

Who Can Work Here

ExxonMobil’s subsidiaries in Nigeria hire graduates at all degree levels (Bachelor’s, Master’s & Ph.D.). Ideal candidates should have strong academic credentials coupled with solid, relevant work experience, where applicable. Equally important are soft skills developed through previous leadership and team roles; i.e. interpersonal effectiveness, communication skills, time management skills, presentation skills, and adaptability.

Relevant academic disciplines include:

  • Engineering (Petroleum, Mechanical, Chemical, Electrical, Civil)
  • Geoscience
  • IT/Computer Science
  • Business/Accounting
  • Human Resources
  • Law

Location: Lagos, Eket, Offshore Fields

Maternity Leave: 12 weeks

Paternity Leave:

Annual Leave: 6 weeks

Onsite crèche: No

Lactation Room: Yes

Willingness to relocate women for family reasons: 5/10

Other perks: Flexible working hours

Moms who work here want: An onsite crèche