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Finance and Strategy Partner

222 Are you looking to be part of defining the financial direction and business planning activities of a successful startup? Are you motivated by being a trusted adviser, providing decision support and holding a mirror to the business?

ZeroNorth’s vision is to digitalize shipping for the climate and we are looking for a Finance & Strategy Partner to keep us on track with our financial and strategic roadmap.


We offer

ZeroNorth is founded to change the shipping industry through digitalization. We use algorithms and data modeling to rapidly digitalize the shipping industry. It is an exciting time for us and our team consists of highly collaborative team of designers, engineers, data scientists and product owners. We strive to support our customers optimize their business while reducing CO2 emissions. This is what empowers us.


Key Responsibilities

As our new colleague, you will report to the CEO of ZeroNorth. In a dynamic environment, your key focus will be to own our financial management, guide and track our business plan and provide first class decision support. You will take responsibility for our monthly and quarterly business review, financials and management reporting. Being owner of our business plan and related initiatives, you will keep us honest on our performance.

 Your responsibilities in this role will among others be:

  • Diligent focus on translating our business plan into sustainable solutions and track momentum
  • Develop insights and analysis on various business cases
  • You will own our financial activities, such as rolling forecasts, management reporting and reviews
  • You will be responsible for our data feed and business logic input
  • Follow up and support strategic initiatives
  • Prepare decision materials for the Board in collaboration with your extended team


What we are looking for

You may come with a management consulting or financial background, ideally but not necessarily from the tech industry. You have a sound understanding of the startup world and have worked extensively both with business planning and possess a solid financial understanding. You can demonstrate your ability to challenge, influence and build relationships.

 Ideally you have:

  • Several years of business consulting experience
  • Financial, management reporting and analytical skills
  • Experience with business cycles, planning
  • Strategy execution and analysis experience
  • A solid business and financial understanding demonstrated through various examples in your career

We are an international team and our working language is English, so fluency in English is a prerequisite.

Deadline for application 14/10/2020. For further information please contact Kathrine Benzon on kathrine.benzon@maersktankers.com.


A career in ZeroNorth?

We are agile, we work with complex problems and we strive to be leaders, driving a whole industry towards smarter and more CO2 friendly solutions, by enabling data driven decisions. We value trust and learning, and we work closely together to build groundbreaking experiences for our customers.

We are ambitious and passionate with a strong “Can Do” attitude. We work in a dynamic and informal space with everything that you could dream of; access to fitness, padel tennis, food, games, fantastic coffee and amazing people. We love what we do - creating apps and services that help scale and optimize everyday challenges. While doing this, we save costs and provide a serious reduction worldwide in CO2 emissions.


About ZeroNorth

We are an independent subsidiary of Maersk Tankers - a digital frontrunner recently launched as a new standalone digital business. We are a forward-thinking company combining our heritage from shipping with expertise from technology, data science and start-ups.

ZeroNorth is established to digitalise shipping for the climate.



For more information please contact Kathrine Benzon at kathrine.benzon@maersktankers.com or apply here.