Maersk Line are looking to hire a dynamic Operations
Finance Business Partner based in Lagos, Nigeria.
This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a
team of professional finance specialists working with Maersk Transport and
Logistics entities across Africa.
Inland profitability: Analysis of inland
profitability and develop an understanding of how profitability is
dependent on E2E profitability to quantify the value of any trade-offs
Cost recovery: Ensure highest possible cost
recovery where applicable i.e. EMR, Foodgrade etc.
Utilization: Analysis of utilization of fixed
commitments such as block trains, trucking, feeders etc. including schedule
Gameplan: Arrange and facilitate cost workshops
with the Operation team to create action plans on how to meet and exceed
SGA: Prepare monthly SGA reports whilst analysing
cost drivers and implementing cost saving initiatives.
Business cases: Participate in preparation of
business cases in cross functional collaboration with other business
partners and functional managers.
FBR analysis and identification of behavioural
impact on costs such as development in equipment stocks, empty flows etc.
In addition, the business partner is the super user of FBR CM.
Target setting: Participate in annual Gameplan
target setting for operation and ensure that both shortand long-term
strategic priorities are catered for.
Performance management of agreed upon actions to
ensure that each action can be measured on a concrete outcome be it
savings, additional revenue etc.
MLOS: Responsible for providing the required data
and analytics for weekly/monthly flow of MLOS including OPRs.
Communicate performance throughout the organization
using standard Tiger and global Reports to ensure everyone has the same
understanding of operational performance.
Ensure standardized reporting landscape is in place
and applied on a weekly, monthly and quarterly basis.
Best practices: Share and ensure local adoption of
best practices across Clusters, Regions and Centre including cross-regional
work assignments and acting as a focal point for Region and Centre
We are looking for:
Bachelor’s degree in Finance or Economics,
Professional accounting qualification or Masters in
finance related discipline,
Prior experience (minimum 3 years post
qualification experience) within a business partnering environment, working
as part of a business leadership team or in a consulting firm.
Experience with Operations is an advantage
Proven ability to influence without authority and
engage confidently with leaders at all levels
This role will afford opportunities to work and
communicate with multiple AP Moller-Maersk entities in different
jurisdictions to enable you build global exposure and strong professional
This is also a unique opportunity for candidates to
gain industry experience that comes with working for a world class conglomerate
that is active in the transportation and logistics industrial sector.
Application Closing Date
5th February, 2018.