Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) is the pioneer and leader of the petroleum industry in Nigeria. We invest heavily in our employees, which is reflected in our industry-leading development programme and our commitment to see our employees’ ideas travel and come to fruition.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:


Job Title: Intelligence Analyst

Job ID.: R146179
Location: Port Harcourt, Rivers
Job Type: Full-time
Business unit: Integrated Gas and Upstream

What’s the Role?

  • The Security Intelligence Analyst will be responsible for collecting and synthesizing of all available security related information with the objective of identifying trends and threats that may impact SPDC assets and operations in its areas of operations and analyzing same for the provision of timely tactical and strategic intelligence in support of Company Operations.


  • Research, evaluate and analyze security information from diverse sources to support security decision making;
  • Responsible for the functioning of the intelligence cycle and processes within the SIS, including information collection, processing and delivery of products;
  • Preparing actionable security reports, including Threat Assessments (TAs), Situation Reports (SITREPS), Information updates, conduct Security Risk Assessment (SRAs) and threat updates for Security leadership;
  • Conduct background research activities on relevant players as well as the drivers of security-related events;
  • Provide threat assessment input to security activity plans for projects and production activities.
  • Maintain an in-depth and current knowledge of the political and security environment in the Shell Operational areas eco-system;
  • Identifying trends and analyzing same for the provision of timely tactical and strategic intelligence in support of Company Operations;
  • Research and evaluate information derived from multiple sources, select essential elements, and correlate new information with existing information to form a coherent picture of the threat profile, with an emphasis on Link Analysis capacity;
  • Compile information, analyze findings, make interpretations, and write comprehensive reports;
  • Provide regular threat updates to include general summary, key events, threat trends, change in threat and threat assessment;
  • Draft intelligence reports, prepare graphs, charts, tables and other visualization vehicles to present data;


  • Works with the Security Surveillance team to acquire information requirement direction from the manager;
  • Implements information collection plans onsite;
  • Implements the Intelligence Collection Plan in conjunction with the SIS Security Surveillance Team;
  • Collaborates with the Collation Lead for the management of the SIS Databases;
  • Identify new and pursue and develop existing sources of information both internally and externally.

What we need from you?

  • Good knowledge of E&P business, current company thrust (objective) and understanding of the local environment.
  • Strategic thinker and competent communicator – able to assimilate data, define objectives and deliver clear results using available resources and communicate implementation plans.
  • At least 8 years of relevant experience
  • Ability to lead and coordinate security delivery process across the operational footprint and delegate tasks with limited resources.
  • Ability to quantify asset risks and robustly support proposed mitigation expenditure.
  • A strong and committed team player with excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Prior intelligence background in oil industry or Government Security Agency.
  • Membership of Security Organization such as ASIS is an added advantage.
  • Oil and gas industry is a must
  • Experience in the function and full familiarity with Shell Group HSE policies, standards and procedures, and the Global Security processes.
  • Understanding of the principles of VPHSR, Ethics and Compliance, FCPA etc
  • Ability to network and influence key customers and be insightful to understand the interests of a wide variety of stakeholders.


How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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