British American Tobacco (Nigeria) Limited is a fully owned subsidiary of the British American Tobacco Group.

British American Tobacco has had an operational presence in Nigeria since 1912. 

Our aim is to make the most positive contribution to Nigeria's society and economy while achieving our goal of sustaining our leadership of the Nigerian tobacco industry.

Our people are the key to maintaining our competitive advantage and ensuring sustainable growth. 

Our people – both past and present – are part of our history, part of who we are today and are an essential part of our future.

We employ the best talent and provide a great place to work, to grow and to develop.

If you know you are the perfect fit for our organization, then you need to click the apply button.

We look forward to welcoming you to our company and hope you enjoy being a part of us. 


Job Number: 19030BR


Job Purpose and Key Deliverables 

British American Tobacco has an exciting opportunity for a Global Graduate (Legal and External Affairs) to join our team in Nigeria.


If you’re driven, passionate, ambitious and courageous, our Global Graduate Programme will help you achieve your potential. 


Our Global Graduate Programme (Legal and External Affairs) enables you develop exceptional commercial skills, equipping you with a deep understanding of the dynamics of the market you operate in. It offers you the opportunity to challenge yourself on international projects, network with graduates from around the world and strengthen your leadership skills, through participation in our Global Academy and with the support of your dedicated Coach and Mentor.


This is a real job from day one. One in a tough and fast-paced environment that will stretch you to the limits - you’ll progress from graduate to manager in 12 months!


An inspiring journey awaits you here at BAT Nigeria. The question is; Are you up to the challenge? Show what you’re made of… Join our 2018 Global Graduate Programme!


Essential requirements

Are you a recent university graduate within the last 3 years, with a high-performance academic track record - minimum of Second Class Upper division or equivalent?

Have you completed the National Service Year (for Ghana applicants) or equivalent for other countries?

Do you have excellent verbal and written communication skills in English and French?

Are you ambitious, resilient and more proactive than others when it comes to learning new things?


Desirable Requirements:

Legal academic background is required.

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