This is an exciting career opportunity to work in a multinational, Global 500 company that makes global trade happen. You will be interacting daily with colleagues internationally, giving you the opportunity to develop your professional skills in a global environment.
We provide support for you to shape your own career by achieving expertise and learning on the job.
Maersk being the global leader in the industry, you’ll have the opportunity to work for a large global organization and get exposure to excellent processes and systems.
You will join an organization that offers a challenging and rewarding career where everyone’s contribution is valued and rewarded.
On leadership and mentoring, Maersk has a nurturing management culture. Throughout their career, your leaders will support your ideas and provide necessary advice and training.
You’ll be given the opportunity to prove yourself, as well as challenging work that develops your abilities.
On career development, there are wide range of roles in Maersk and Maersk has a very good career mobility program that establishes a culture of priority consideration to internal candidates and to encourage employees to take responsibility for managing their careers whether to move laterally or vertically.
Perform day to day activities, i.e accounting transactions, financial statement preparation and financial data analysis
Connect with the country and other teams for relevant information and action as necessary
Perform reconciliation of general ledger accounts with proper documentation
Deliver financial book close requirements timely, based on set deadlines
Ensure compliance with relevant financial controls, as determined globally and locally
Complete deliverables and other assigned tasks within targeted timeline and SLA, including timely response to inquiries
Proactively highlight any performance / process gaps and room for improvement, and follow-up with the relevant stakeholders
Utilize accounting knowledge of processes and understanding of impact on other work groups to assist others on more complex issues
Deliver tax and audit requirements on established deadlines
Continuously seek, propose and establish improvements in the processes handled
Serve as back-up resource in the absence of other team members
Perform other tasks and ad hoc activities that are deemed necessary as assigned
We are looking for
Candidates must hold a relevant financial degree, in Accounting or similar
A good knowledge of desktop applications and financial systems
Candidates should also have a basic understanding of accounting principles
Direct Accounts payable experience would be an advantage
Knowledgeable in major ERP systems (SAP)
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills (can drive any client engagement calls and prepare reports for any presentation with clients)
Ability to adapt successfully to multiple tasks that occur in a rapidly changing environment and to perform in highly interruptive conditions to meet time pressures / deadlines
Highly energetic and self-motivated, proactive and resourceful
Willingness to take on stretched goals, and to go above and beyond for urgent work requirements
Willing to work extended working hours