Senior Accountant – New Ventures and Projects

Lyngby Maersk Supply Service Apply before: 2021-03-08

Would you like to be responsible for the accounting and financial management of a new company created to install offshore windfarms as well as project accounting in Maersk Supply Service? Do you enjoy being exposed to new projects and helping them mature?  If you have excellent management and financial reporting skills, then this may be a role for you!

We Offer

Maersk Supply Service offers an exciting position where you will be given responsibility from the start and where you will have the opportunity to work in a dynamic, fast-paced and international environment. You will play a very important role in the continuous delivery of high-quality financial reporting. The position provides an excellent opportunity to further develop your skills through insight into our way of doing business globally.

We offer market competitive compensation, career development opportunities and flexible working hours. The position is based in Lyngby, Copenhagen, and you will have access to a range of employee benefits such as canteen, fitness and swimming.

You will form part of a professional, experienced and internationally diverse Finance team providing support to the Chief Financial Officer and Head of Finance.

At Maersk Supply Service we have an entrepreneurial mindset and the drive to succeed in a challenging business environment.

Key Responsibilities

You enjoy taking full responsibility and working closely with the business and senior management to achieve common goals, while always seeking to challenge, optimise and improve.

Your main areas of responsibility will be:

  • Financial management of a company established for new venture in offshore wind.
  • Accounting and reporting in accordance with IFRS.
  • Project accounting.
  • Setting up ERP system (IFS) to reflect project/ new venture activity.
  • Forecasting for new venture.
  • Monthly business reviews with management for new venture.
  • Governance, risk management and internal control completion.
  • Statutory accounts preparation and management of external audit.
  • Cash and liquidity management.
  • Tax filings and compliance.
  • Owner of global project accounting processes in Maersk Supply.

Who we are looking for

As Senior Accountant – New Ventures and Projects you have relevant experience from a large corporate or accounting firm. You thrive and fit into a dynamic fast-paced environment.

Others would view you as reliable and accurate. You take pride in your work, you have good attention to detail, exhibit sound judgement and you are focused on achieving the right result the first time.

You hold a degree in accounting and if you have experience from an international organisation it would be seen as an advantage.

Finally, you speak and write English fluently as our corporate language is English.

The position reports to the Finance Manager – Europe Shore Base.

Last application date: March 8, 2021.
For further information, please contact: Mia Hedegaard (Finance Manager – Europe) +45 3134 7963 or Henrik Gerstrøm (Head of Finance) +45 5164 0515


Maersk Supply Service is a leading provider of marine services and integrated solutions to the energy sector worldwide with a large fleet of anchor handling tug supply vessels and subsea support vessels. The company provides solutions to the oil and gas industry in areas such as towing and mooring installation, subsea construction, and light well intervention services, and supports other industries such as offshore wind, deep sea mineral recovery and ocean cleaning. It is an exciting time to join Maersk Supply Service as the organisation evolves into new business areas and is positioned for a strong future. Maersk Supply Service employs an international staff of approximately 1100 offshore and 200 onshore people. Headquartered in Lyngby, Denmark, Maersk Supply Service is represented globally with offices in Aberdeen, Luanda, Manila, Mexico City, Perth, Rio de Janeiro, St. John’s, and Singapore. Maersk Supply Service is a part of A.P. Møller – Mærsk A/S which employs roughly 70,000 employees across operations in 130 countries. For more information visit