Accountant with Flair for Digitalization

Maersk Container Industry
Tinglev, Denmark
Last application date


Are you an experienced Accountant and would like to utilize your expertise and passion for digital innovation in order to drive sustainability and efficiency in the business of reefer container? Then come and join us in our mission to make a global impact as an Accountant at Maersk Container Industry!

We offer

As our new Accountant you will support the implementation of new digital process within the Finance department. You will work closely with colleagues across MCI within Finance and Controlling, as well as many other departments. As a part of the MCI Finance & Accounting team you are based in our HQ in Tinglev and work with experienced and supportive colleagues in a global team.

In addition, we provide a dynamic work environment where you are empowered to take charge of your daily tasks. At MCI, you will enjoy the advantages of an international environment combined with local roots, including a flexible working environment. We cultivate an informal tone and a very supportive atmosphere. You'll receive a warm welcome and a comprehensive onboarding process, ensuring you quickly become an integral part of the MCI team.

Key responsibilities

As our new Accountant you will be responsible:
• to support the implementation of new digital process within the Finance department
• Assist in assessing current financial processes and identifying opportunities for automation and improvement.
• Navigate the evolving landscape of digital finance
• Implement controls and monitoring mechanisms to mitigate the risk of fraud and ensure data correctness throughout the automation process
• VAT reporting local and foreign: Reporting of VAT DK, gathering information to be send to external consultants regarding VAT in ZA and NZ, reporting of Intrastat
• Reconciliations/statistics/reports: reconciliation of sale, vendor statements and other BS accounts
• The set-up of tasks can be adjusted to meet qualifications
• Manual bookkeeping and payments will be automated over time

We are looking for

We are seeking a qualified Accountant with a strong theoretical foundation and 3-5 years of practical experience. You should have a solid grasp of accounting, administrative routines, and financial systems. An interest in digitalization and process automation is important, just as adaptability to change and new technologies. Experience with payroll accounting is preferred. Proficiency in both Danish and English is required.

You should possess strong analytical skills, attention to detail, and the ability to meet deadlines. Good communication and collaboration abilities are essential, as is a commitment to quality work. You should take ownership of your tasks and drive initiatives once established. A growth mindset and willingness to embrace the evolving landscape of digitalization are crucial. Additionally, a positive attitude and team spirit will help you succeed in this role.

In summary, we don't require you to lead the digitalization process, although experience would be a plus. We are seeking someone with a strong accounting background and a growth mindset, who is interested in digitalization and can support the implementation journey.

This position will be located in Tinglev in Denmark.

In case you have any questions for the position, please contact our HR department by e-mailing

Additional info

Ref. MC-327034
For more information please contact:
our hr department by e-mailing
Maersk Container Industry (MCI) develops and manufactures refrigerated containers and the Star Cool refrigeration machine for the intermodal industry, including shipping lines, fruit multinationals and leasing companies. Widely recognised as the most energy-efficient reefer, the Star Cool Integrated reefer features innovative technologies such as Controlled Atmosphere (CA). MCI employs around 2,200 employees and the company has R&D and engineering test facilities in Denmark, one production facility in China, as well as a global network of 400 service providers. Building on a heritage of more than 100 years in shipping and strong core values, MCI is part of A.P. Moller - Maersk. Visit