Student Assistant - Transfer Pricing

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Student Assistant - Transfer Pricing
CopenhagenStudentOtherRef.: MA-235569
We offer an opportunity as Transfer Pricing student assistant in the Tax Department, which is part of the Finance division at the Maersk headquarter in Copenhagen.

As part of the Transfer Pricing team you will get the chance to work on various assignments in a high-profile area with experienced colleagues and liaise with the business operations of the Maersk.
We Offer
We offer you the opportunity to work in an international environment alongside talented colleagues. The primary tasks will be related to Maersk Line internal transfer pricing issues, however tasks for other businesses within One Maersk can also be expected.

Our workday is challenging, busy and fun, and we operate in a structured, result-oriented manner with a keen eye for quality and service. You will gain insight and broad knowledge of Maersk's activities worldwide, an understanding of transfer pricing policies, and of the link with business operations.

Students working at the Maersk companies are enrolled in the Students@Maersk network. As a member of the community, you will have an opportunity to expand your professional and social network, gain additional insight other parts of Maersk’s activities, and learn more about Maersk as a place to work.

Working at Esplanaden 50 you will also enjoy employee benefits such as a free-of-charge 24-7 gym, two (interactive) squash courts, virtual golf and a digital hang-out area, etc.

At Maersk we value the diversity of our talent and will always strive to recruit the best person for the job – we value diversity in all its forms, including but not limited to: gender, age, nationality, race, sexual orientation, disability or religious beliefs.

We are proud of our diversity and see it as a genuine source of strength for building high performing teams.
Key Responsibilities
You will be involved primarily in transfer pricing compliance, i.e. preparation of transfer pricing documentation reports for the shipping and logistics businesses under the supervision of experienced colleagues.

Secondly, you may be involved in ad-hoc legally related documentation tasks and more complex day-to-day transfer pricing issues from around the world.

You will cooperate with many internal and external stakeholders and obtain a strong international network of contacts in the finance functions throughout the businesses of Maersk.

We will expect you to follow developments within international transfer pricing legislation and as necessary participate in courses and seminars.
Who we are looking for
We expect the ideal candidate to be an ambitious student in the final year of a relevant bachelor’s degree (e.g. BSc in Business Administration and Commercial Law, BSc in Law, BSc in Economics, or similar) and is starting on a relevant Master's degree in 2020, to be completed in 2022.

Having completed courses and/or electives in tax and contract law is a plus but not a prerequisite.

We are looking for a candidate with the following skills:
• Analytical approach
• Good at communication and stakeholder management
• High attention to detail and quality
• Advanced Excel skills

You are also highly reliable with a flexible approach to whatever work you undertake, have the ability to take the initiative, to prioritise and to organise your workload. Furthermore, a positive and open mind set in combination with a sense of humour is essential.

You are fluent in English (speaking and writing) whereas Danish is not a prerequisite. The number of working hours will on average be 20 hours/week, depending on the specific periods of the financial year, exams etc.
>Last application date: 21 February 2020.
For further information, please contact: Recruitment Partner Maj-Britt Clayton on
A.P. Moller - Maersk is an integrated container logistics company working to connect and simplify its customer's supply chains. As the global leader in shipping services, the company operates in 130 countries and employs roughly 70,000 people. With simple end-to-end offering of products and digital services, seamless customer engagement and a superior end-to-end delivery network, Maersk enables its customers to trade and grow by transporting goods anywhere - all over the world. For more information:
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