Student Assistant, Financial Reporting and Controlling

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Student Assistant, Financial Reporting and Controlling
CopenhagenStudentFinance/AccountingRef.: ML-157572
Treasury & Risk is looking for a Student Assistant to join the Financial Reporting and Controlling team, working primarily with financial risk management and compliance.
We Offer
Financial Reporting and Controlling is part of Treasury & Risk (T&R), a vibrant workplace involving over sixty specialists.

This is also the home of funding, cash management, financial markets trading, financial planning and risk management.

We work closely with the Group CFO, other corporate functions and the financial communities in all business areas across the globe.

We are based in Copenhagen and representing 15 nationalities.

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 into a large conglomerate, and learn more about Maersk as a place to work.
Key Responsibilities
As a Student Assistant in Financial Reporting and Controlling your tasks can be divided into three categories:

1) Collect, calculate and analyse financial risk data, including performance measurement and compliance checks in close cooperation with other team members.

2) Assisting team members in extracting reports, collecting data, and more.

3) Administrative student tasks; stocking up paper, printing, updating contact lists, updating manuals, preparing reports, etc.
Who we are looking for
A top performing student in the final year of your Bachelor’s degree and beginning your Master degree in 2017, to be completed in 2019. We expect your Master degree to be within Economics, Finance or a related area.

This is a challenging role that requires strength in several dimensions. We are searching for the following qualities in a candidate:

• Good analytical skills
• High attention to detail and quality
• Interested and comfortable in the basics of risk management
• A team player with good communication skills
• Self-driven and proactive

You are also highly reliable with a flexible approach to whatever work you undertake. You have the ability to take 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 amount of working hours will in average be 15-20 hours/week, depending on the specific periods of the financial year.
The expected starting date for this position is 1 January 2018.
>Last application date: 15 December 2017.
For further information, please contact: Recruitment Partner Maj-Britt Clayton on
Maersk Line is the world’s largest container shipping company, known for reliable, flexible and eco-efficient services. We operate 610 container vessels and provide ocean transportation in all parts of the world. But not only do we power some of the world’s largest ships – we also propel the growth ambitions of businesses and individuals all over our planet. Every day our 7,000 seafarers and 25,000 land-based employees at 374 offices share their expertise with our customers around the world to optimize their supply chains, maximize their distribution networks and most of all realize their business potential. We are devoted to creating simple and reliable solutions for our partners, continuously lifting industry standards and enabling global trade in the most sustainable manner possible. What we do is more than shipping. We deliver promises. Promises from customers and businesses all over the world.
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