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Group Treasury Student Assistant

Group Treasury Student Assistant

DFDS Group Treasury is looking for a student assistant to take part in the daily operations and projects of the department. Group Treasury is a specialist function which manage the groups liquidity, funding, bank relations and financial risk - foreign currency, interest rate and commodity risk.

As a student assist in DFDS Group Treasury you will take part in all areas of the treasury operations including tasks related to serving as internal bank for all subsidiaries of the group. With the right qualifications, interest and ambitions you will also have the possibility of taking responsibility of own projects supervised and coached by fellow team members.  

You will gain experience within all areas of corporate treasury; Senior management reporting, operational group cash management, hands on internal and external funding as well as analysis and admin of group financial risks through financial instruments such as FX forwards, interest rate swaps and commodity contracts.

DFDS Group Treasury is constantly developing, driving projects within the department as well as across the organization. Always striving to improve our services, quality of advice and on the lookout for efficiency gains in our daily operations and financial risk management. As such you will be in frequent contact with internal and external stakeholders and experience a steep learning curve.


Main responsibilities

Overall, your role will be twofold. Firstly, you will take part in the daily tasks of the department. As your experience with treasury increases so will the complexity of your assignments. This can be everything from reporting to e.g., requesting a bank to issue a guarantee. Secondly, you will assist team members on ongoing project by way of data collection, analysis, implementation etc. Ultimately you take on projects on your own.


Additional tasks

  • Maintenance and development of excel models for reporting and analysis
  • Treasury reporting
  • Liaising with finance managers regards daily cash management issues


Preferred candidate profile

You are at the end of your Bachelor or in the beginning of your Master preferably within finance, economics, or accounting. Knowledge of derivatives is a clear advantage as is strong Excel skills. You have an analytical mindset, work systematically, independently, and pay attention to details. In addition, you speak and write English fluently.

You are ambitious with a personal drive to deliver results. You are passionate about finance and interested in gaining a broad understanding group treasury in the complex setting of international business. You find it easy and natural to work closely with internally and externally stakeholders as well as communicate towards top management.



If you find the job interesting and you fulfill the expectations, please submit your CV and application in English. We will evaluate applications on an ongoing basis. All applications will be treated confidentially.

Please contact Lars B. Bjørnbak at +45 2873 3525 or Labuc@dfds.com for questions about the position. The position will be filled as soon as possible.

DFDS is committed to equal employment opportunities regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, gender, national origin, sexual orientation, age and citizenship.


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