Asset Management Governance Associate

Place of work
Karadžičová 12, CBC III, 821 08 Bratislava
Contract type
Start date
By agreement
Salary offered (gross)
By agreement

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

The Governance and Advisory function is focusing on implementing and constantly improving the efficiency and effectiveness of the internal control framework in Asset Management (AM) and supporting the streamlining of business processes and risk mitigating controls. Key responsibilities include process and key control documentation, business continuity management, rogue trading reviews, records management, overseeing trading standards, best execution requirements, anti-money laundering and international trade control measures.

• Coordinate and perform regular reviews of governance topics according to Control Framework Guidelines
• Perform quality assurance of governance related tasks according to Control Framework Guidelines
• Collect data and produce the required management reports
• Perform quality assurance over management reporting
• Together with the Head AM Governance & Advisory act as point of contact for assurance functions such as auditors, Organisational Risk Management, Compliance and other stakeholders
• Provide support to the business in audit related topics
• Coordinate and supervise the review of the Business Unit Plans across all locations if applicable
• Support the maintenance of the AM processes in the Business Architecture Model TopEase and support the processes overall landscaping
• Initiate the review of various governance related tasks
• Support streamlining the processes as requested
• Support any governance related tasks and other position related tasks as agreed with AM business or as instructed by Supervisor

Requirements for the employee

Required education

Secondary with school-leaving examination
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
University student
University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)
Postgraduate (Doctorate)

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Computer skills - user

Microsoft Excel - advanced
Microsoft Word - advanced

Personality requirements and skills

University degree in economics and/or business administration OR 2-4 years relevant work experience.
Experience with risk management or audit is advantage.
Knowledge of Financial Markets is advantage.

• An additional plus would be international experience and dealing with other cultures
• Very good oral and written communication skills in English
• Good knowledge of MS Office
• Strong communication skills
• Strong detail orientation and analytical thinking
• Diligent and accurate working style
• Willingness to learn, openness and flexibility to take on new tasks and challenges
• Ability to set priorities and meet deadlines
• Ability to deal with multi-tasking


Brief description of the company

As the world's leading reinsurance company, Swiss Reinsurance Company, based in Zurich, Switzerland, we specialize in covering concepts in capital and risk management.
We combine financial strength with experience, knowledge and creative thought to exploit new opportunities in the interests of our clients, staff and shareholders. Opportunities for you. Opportunities for us.

Main focus of the company's activities

Management consultancy activities

Information about the selection process

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Company address

Swiss Re
Karadžičova 12
821 08 Bratislava


Contact person: Pavol Seregi
Tel.: +421 2 583 158 37

ID: 2756292   Dátum zverejnenia: 7.10.2016