Do you want to combine your finance studies with an actual finance job? Then join Svitzer and become part of an exciting, market leading and vibrant company within the maritime industry. Svitzer is one of the 5 brands within Maersk Transport and Logistics and a part of the APMM Group. We are facing further changes to our finance system, resulting in higher workload over the coming winter months, and we are therefore looking for a part time Student Finance Assistant to join us. If you have a good eye for details and a talent for numbers, then we are looking for you!
We are looking for a new colleague either in Copenhagen or Gothenburg, so if you are Gothenburg-based, keep reading!We offer
We offer an exciting part time position for a Finance/Accounting student who has a desire to combine studies with hands on learning opportunities. You will be part of a collaborative, experienced and engaged Finance team with colleagues across several countries.
As our new Student Finance Assistant in Gothenburg, you are joining the Scandinavia Finance Team. You will be working alongside colleagues from cross functional areas such as Operations, Procurement, Commercial, Technical, Human Resources, Marine Standards and our crew members. You will also have frequent contact with Finance Shared Service Centre in India, as well as Head Office functions, primarily within Finance.
We have flexible working hours and we strive to create the right conditions for a great employee experience and enable you to stay on track with your studies. We want to give you hands-on experience within finance!Key responsibilities
You will support the Finance team in managing the accounting for several legal entities and provide support in different day to day accounting tasks. You will be participating in a variety of the following areas:Performing day to day tasks within multiple areas and processes such as accounts receivables, account payables, bank, general ledger and reporting.
o Examples of common tasks are reconciliations, postings, calculations, coding of invoices and follow up on overdue vendor invoices.
o Less common tasks could be reports, reporting to authorities, internal controls, audits, investigations and analysis as well as project work.
Performing/participating in monthly, quarterly and annual closing proceduresEnsuring high data qualityEnsuring that all the General Ledger accounting and Financial / Management Reporting is done in accordance with IFRS and APMM GAAPSupport various ad hoc tasksWe are looking for
You are currently studying for a relevant university degree in Accounting, Auditing or Finance and want to combine that with a part time job.
You need to know your basic debit and credit.
You are an advanced user of Excel and able to work in complex spreadsheets and well as a basic Microsoft user of Outlook, Word, PowerPoint and Teams, among other applications. You are a quick learner and will in this role get to learn Microsoft Dynamics 365 and Navision.
Effective communication skills and comfortable working in English is a requirement. Swedish or Danish language is considered an advantage.
Flexibility is appreciated and we are looking for a hands-on person, not afraid of rolling up your sleeves and supporting the team in getting critical tasks done on time.