In Funding, we are a team of seven ambitious employees, responsible for all funding activities of the Maersk Group including managing our USD 15bn debt portfolio and relationships with credit
rating agencies, bond investors, banks, ship mortgage institutions as well as export credit agencies around the world.
In addition to Funding, Treasury & Risk is the home of Financial Markets & Cash, Financial Planning, Risk & Insurance, Financial Reporting & Control as well as Information Security and Risk Management.
We work closely across these teams as well as with other departments and communities in our businesses across the globe.
We are more than 65 professionals in Treasury & Risk based in Copenhagen and represent 15 nationalities.
As Funding Officer you will gain insight into the commercial and finance processes of the different businesses in the Maersk Group, and you will have the possibility to develop your experiences as
you grow in the role.
The potential for impact is high as you, through the position, can be
responsible for high value financial transactions and key deliverables to management.
In the role you will interact with a diverse community, which will enable you to build your network and add value in our global organization.
You will also gain valuable understanding of the treasury operations in a large global corporation which will open ways for your future career.
You will report to the Head of Funding and will be involved in all steps of the funding process from identifying a funding need and exploring possible solutions to negotiating terms and conditions as
well as finalizing loan documentation.
Over time we expect that you will be working more independently in all the steps in the funding process. All these aspects will be the measure of your success.
We expect that you will actively drive and deliver on your responsibilities within the deadline.
The main tasks and responsibilities will include the following:
• Raise new funding from different sources incl. negotiation of main terms and conditions and documentation in line with our financial strategy
• Become our leasing expert and be responsible for our finance lease portfolio
• Advice our businesses about funding related matters e.g. associated with new asset/new vessel orders, covenants, projects, leasing proposals etc.
• Analyse and recommend optimization opportunities in our loan book
• Follow the development in funding markets and recommend initiatives for Maersk
• Develop and maintain relationship with lenders incl. export credit agencies
• Ensure relevant knowledge sharing / sparring with the team and stakeholders
• Maintenance of existing agreements and debt portfolio; and
• Preparation of ad hoc analysis and presentations.
Your primary stakeholders will be colleagues and management in Treasury & Risk, banks and other lenders as well as colleagues in our businesses.
You will have an opportunity to sharpen your stakeholder management skills and contribute to the positive atmosphere and collaborative working style of the team.
You hold a master degree within finance, economics or business administration and commercial law or similar.
Preferably you have 5 years of relevant treasury or funding experience from a corporate and/or bank.
You are analytical, ambitious and energetic with a positive attitude towards challenges and eager to learn and develop.
While working on multiple tasks, you proactively drive a project
forward and deliver high quality.
You take ownership of your assignments, can work independently
while also achieving results through connecting with others.
Furthermore, you thrive with a detail oriented job in a demanding environment, where high quality as well as the ability to meet
deadlines are in focus.
Fluency in both written and spoken English is a prerequisite as well as good knowledge of Excel and PowerPoint. Danish is not a requirement.
As a performance-oriented company, we strive to always recruit the best person for the job –regardless of gender, age, nationality, sexual orientation or religious beliefs. We are proud of our diversity and see it as a genuine source of strength.
Please apply by submitting your CV, motivation letter, and grade transcripts in English (mandatory documents). Written references and relevant certificates are optional. Please note that applications are screened weekly and the position might be filled earlier than indicated. Thus, you are kindly asked to apply as early as possible.