CEO Mentor Programme

Would you like to kick-start your career at the hands of a well-established profile in a volatile industry? Are you ambitious, curious and up for a challenge? Next year, Danske Commodities' CEO Helle Østergaard Kristiansen offers a unique opportunity to boost the professional and personal development of an ardent student. Learn more here.

ABOUT THE PROGRAMME

WHAT TO EXPECT FROM HELLE?

Through personal 1:1 mentorship sessions, Helle will share her knowledge and advice based on her experience taking a company from local to international, navigating a digital transformation and more than 10 years as a leader in the energy sector. As your mentor, you can expect Helle to ask questions, challenge your views and help you realise your ambitions.

WHAT HELLE EXPECTS FROM YOU?

In order for the programme to be successful, it’s very important that you take responsibility.

Helle would like you to:

  • Take the lead and set goals for your mentorship 
  • Identify clear targets you want to work on
  • Be curious and eager to develop

Throughout my career, I’ve been faced with many decisions and exciting challenges. Now, I’m looking to mentor an upcoming talent and help you get started on your own career path.

Helle Østergaard Kristiansen, CEO, Danske Commodities

Helle Østergaard Kristiansen

ABOUT HELLE

  • 42 years old
  • CEO of Danske Commodities, the 9th biggest company in Denmark (measured on revenue)
  • Previous experience as CFO and executive roles in treasury and risk management
  • Board member in Systematic A/S and DS Norden A/S
  • No. 27 on Fortune Magazine’s list of the world’s most powerful business women

PRACTICALITIES

  • You are a Bachelor’s (minimum on your 2nd year) or Master’s student
  • The mentor programme takes place in the spring semester from February to June 2021
  • You will meet for five 1:1 mentorship sessions in Aarhus

HOW TO APPLY

Apply from 2 November until 11 December 2020. 

Visit our careers section, where you can find the vacancy and upload the following documents:

  • An application where you concisely describe yourself, why you want to become a mentee and which areas you would like to address in the programme
  • CV and grades

 

Get in touch

Line Søborg Krabbe Danske Commodities

Line Søborg Krabbe
Talent Attraction Specialist

Want to know more about working at DC, our recruitment process or the likes? Line can help answer any questions you may have.

CONTACT

Direct contact information:

Line Søborg Krabbe

E: lsr@danskecommodities.com

Thanks for your enquiry! We will get back to you as soon as possible.

 

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