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Financial Controller


 Job Req Number:  47394

Would you like to work with financial controlling of subsidiaries on an international scale in a growing global freight forwarding company?
We are looking for new and ambitious Group Finance colleagues who want to make an impact within financial and business controlling at DSV. Whether you have ambitions to work abroad in the future or to specialise within your field, we guarantee that we can offer you an exciting and challenging job as Financial Controller with DSV.

Controlling at DSV
As Financial Controller at DSV, it is your job together with your colleagues to support our subsidiaries across the globe and to spar with and advise the companies in relation to reporting, IFRS and other internal DSV guidelines. You will be entrusted with your own portfolio of companies and with solving a number of regular as well as ad-hoc assignments. These will include project and strategy-related work involving process optimisation.

More specifically, the job includes:

  • Controlling and internal reporting to division and group management
  • Controlling visits to subsidiaries (around 20 travel days a year is to be expected)
  • Production of analyses, business cases for investments and KPI reporting to management
  • Regular support to subsidiaries, e.g. in relation to SAP BPC reporting
  • Production of external reporting, e.g. interim and annual reports to the market
  • Co-operation with other Group functions, including Group Tax, Group Compliance, Group Legal, etc.
  • Integration tasks, e.g., Opening balances, review of business cases and synergies

Become part of Group Finance
You will become part of the Group Reporting & Controlling function under Group Finance, which is responsible for all consolidated reporting and controlling activities of DSV. You will be working at the DSV’s office in Porto and will become part of a young team comprising 35 committed colleagues placed in Porto but also in Denmark (Hedehusene), Hong Kong, Shanghai & USA. We are responsible for the controlling and reporting of each our individual portfolio of subsidiaries, but we have a good teamwork and support eachother in solving any issues. Knowledge sharing is an essential part of our everyday work, enabling us to benefit from our multiple compentencies and learn from eachother.

Independent, detail-oriented and quality-minded teamplayer 
You have a structured and analytical working method. You are capable of working independently and have a proactive approach, but you are also a team player and able to focus on the end goal, also when working under pressure.

Other desired qualifications:

  • Relevant financial education – HD (Graduate Diploma) or MA or MSc in Auditing
  • Experience from a global company will be an advantage
  • Fluent in English – verbal/writing
  • Excellent Excel skills
  • Knowledge of SAP BPC or S/4Hana is an advantage

Boost your competencies at DSV
Working as a Financial Controller offers both professional challenges and personal development opportunities through the multi-faceted types of assignments. The position offers the possibility to focus on interesting projects and to make your mark on process optimisation. You will have competent colleagues to learn from and challenge you to constantly improve your skills. 

Want to know more?
If you want to know more about the position, please contact Anders Groot, Assistant Manager Group Controlling, on +45 22345304, or Jacob Sølling, Director, Group Controlling on +45 25417048. We will process applications as we receive them, so apply via the link as soon as possible.


DSV – Global Transport and Logistics

DSV is one of the very best performing companies in the transport and logistics industry. 75,000 employees in more than 90 countries work passionately to deliver great customer experiences and high-quality services – as part of the operation or in a variety of supporting roles. If you have drive and talent and enjoy responsibility, we’ll give you the support you need to explore your potential and forward your career.



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