Outpost Amsterdam is one of approximately 50 outposts worldwide. The organization is staffed by Shell partners and offers inside information and professional services on most aspects of living abroad. It supports employees, their partners and families facing the challenges of global mobility.

Outpost Amsterdam provides comprehensive information and advice on global relocation, career development, and repatriation. Together with our dedicated network of volunteers, we strive to contribute to your professional and personal well being.

Our Services :

  • Provide employees and their families with practical information about their current posting.
  • Offer candid and realistic suggestions for families on assignment.
  • Support families in cultural adjustment as they learn to appreciate their new home.
  • Advise on employment, professional development, language and academic opportunities.
  • Manage a network of volunteers in welcoming expatriate families.
  • Organize networking events for both expatriates and repatriates.
  • Hold information morning for all new arrivals.
  • Produce and distribute electronic newsletters.

We assist Shell partners on career, volunteer and academic opportunities in the Netherlands. We offer both cultural workshops and skills workshops as well as competence training e.g. CV development, interview skills and job- hunting strategies. We also provide tailored one-to-one consultation to discuss career or study options in greater detail.

Confidentiality :

We treat all inquiries confidentially. No personal information is passed to Shell, HR nor to any other party without your agreement. We are required to maintain records and electronic copies of correspondence and your CV in a secured database so that we can provide you with the service you require.

Outpost Amsterdam

Office hours: Monday, Tuesday and Thursday: 09:00 - 14:30
Languages: English, Dutch
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