Cost Controller

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Cost Controller
EsbjergLocalFinance/AccountingRef.: MO-157927
Are you interested in developing finance process and reporting?
If yes, then this might be the job for you as we are looking for a Cost Controller to join our Finance department.

Maersk Oil has been through a restructuring process to strengthen the business core and reflect the increased focus on the North Sea. The new structure has opened up a number of exciting career opportunities.
We Offer
Maersk Oil offers you a unique opportunity to join an international and multinational organization with over 30 different nationalities at the office in Esbjerg. Therefore, you will be able to engage, share knowledge, gain cultural intelligence and be part of a cross-collaborative synergistic team.

Furthermore, you will take part in an innovative organisation and get to understand the oil and gas industry. Compared to the traditional technology scope of Maersk Oil, the Finance Strategy introduces a stronger focus on drilling and production facilities cost governance.

You will become a member of the Danish Business Unit (DBU), Finance department, where you will get the opportunity to shape and develop a central role with great influence in supporting business decisions through accurate cost, reporting and forecasting. This is with the possibility to continuously learn and develop your competencies. You will get to use your knowledge and experience applying a range of techniques for developing finance processes and reporting while driving continuous improvement implementing new global standards in DBU.
Key Responsibilities
You will have a key role in cost controlling. This means that you have the responsibility of constant cost controlling ensuring reflection of costs through standardized processes and meaningful reporting that supports decision making. You will also be the supporting timely preparation of Rolling Forecast and budget. Finally, you will overall provide insightful analysis and commentary to the organization.

Your other responsibilities and tasks;
• Verification of actual and assessment of necessary accruals
• Financial review meetings with line managers
• Variance analysis to budget and latest forecast
• Securing compliance to financial guidelines
• Developing tools and align with the rest of the controller team
Who we are looking for
It is important you address the job with a strong understanding of the Business and People. Naturally, you thrive in a highly independent and visible position in a free and dynamic working environment. Moreover, the position calls for a proactive and self-driven person where high SAP knowledge is an advantage. We are looking for a strong team player with the ability to build relationships and work constructively with others to achieve business goals.

Your other qualifications include:
• Master’s degree/bachelor or HD in accounting, finance, business etc.
• Experience in IT finance & accounting
• Skills in MS Office (Excell, Power point & Word) and SAP
>Last application date: 22 December 2017.
For further information, please contact: Bjørn Jepsen +45 6012 2680.
Maersk Oil is an international oil and gas company with a 2016 entitlement production of 313,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day. Our production comes from Denmark, the UK, Norway, Algeria, Kurdistan Region of Iraq, Kazakhstan, and the US Gulf of Mexico. Exploration or development activities are on-going in Angola, Kenya, Brazil and in the producing countries. Turning complex and challenging fields into commercial successes has been the cornerstone of Maersk Oil business since 1962. Maersk Oil focuses on pioneering technologies and harnessing talent to continue to operate safely and successfully, creating value for partners and host governments. For more information about Maersk Oil, please visit the website at