European Finance manager - Shipco
SCAN GROUP A/S (The Group)
Scan Group A/S is the parent company of the family owned global transport and logistic company headquartered out of Copenhagen, Denmark.
Scan-Shipping (later Scan Group), was founded April 1st 1969 by Arne Simonsen at the age of 24. The day to day management of the Group is handled by the second generation of the family; Sune Simonsen, Group CEO.
Today Scan Group is present in more than 30 countries worldwide and employs more than 2.800 staff in 150 offices. Further to the transport and logistic services Scan-Group has activities within properties, golf and hotelservices.
The transportation and logistic services of the group is conducted through the subgroups, Shipco Transport, Scan-Shipping and Strait Air Transport.
Shipco Transport was founded in 1988 and has organically grown into one of the world's leading neutral NVOCCs. Headquartered in Chatham, New Jersey, Shipco Transport operates more than 75 offices in over 30 countries across 5 continents and employs more that 2,500 people.
The Shipco European Finance Manager is part of the European Leadership Team and managing day-to-day responsibilities related to Accounting, Finance, Banking, Legal, Tax and Credit & Collection, making sure that all operations are provided at the highest possible service level and according to Shipco/Scan Group Standard Operating Procedures and Company Polices.
Shipco has a substantial revenue from operation by own subsidiaries in approximately 20 European countries along with J/V presence in number of additional loctions.
The European Finance Manager reports to the CEO of Shipco Europe and has a dotted line to the COO of Shipco Europe and a dotted line to the Scan-Group CFO.
You will be located in the Scan Group Head Quarter office in Copenhagen.
You may expect 50-70 days of travel activity both at the European subsidairies in general and frequent visits to the Finance Shared Service Centre in Poland.
Job overall purpose
- Secure a high quality Finance function of the European activities of Shipco
- You have relevant experience as an International Finance Manager, where you have had hands-on experience with all assignments in and around Finance
- You are able to handle and prioritise many tasks at the same time
- You are able to implement “temperature checks” across a large International business
- You are able to set, motivate & develop a strong Finance Community
- Structured and able to coordinate the execution of assignments
- Hands-on approach
- Hard worker and self driving
- Deliver quality
- Fluent in English
- Strong IT skills
Probably a relevant Master – but it’s your ability to fullfill this International position that counts more than your theoretical skills.
Contact and location
If you have any questions about the position, please contact Jan Tornfeldt by mail: email@example.com or phone 2999 9040.