Accountant (Corporate Solutions)

Place of work
Karadžičova 12, Bratislava
Contract type

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

The Corporate Solutions Carrier Reporting Non Tech Accounting Team is responsible for supporting the European & Asian branches of Swiss Re Corporate Solutions Ltd and Swiss Re International SE with accounting, controlling, financial analysis and reporting according to internal guidelines, Luxembourg and US GAAP accounting policies and local tax requirements. As member of the team you support legal entity and branch accounting, controlling and reporting activities. You seek possibilities to further develop, streamline and improve the team's delivery processes. Further, you ensure compliance with the risk and control framework and audit requirements.

Main customers:
• Finance Corporate Solutions
• Group Finance
• Taxes
• Internal & External Audit

Main responsibilities:
1. Provide timely and accurate legal entity and branch Non tech accounting, controlling and reporting tasks according to internal guidelines, regulatory and Group requirements, including closing and reporting of defined entities
2. Ensure timely booking of accruals, payroll, fixed assets, VAT, WHT, intercompany recharges (including their settlement), and other non-technical accounting activities
3. Support financial controlling of selected entities with focus on group requirements (payable/receivable signoffs, reconciliations for the accounts under the ownership, and related tasks)
4. Provide accurate financial information to the management to enable timely and current decisions to be made
5. Financial reporting to local tax teams
6. Ensure compliance with the risk and control framework and the audit requirements
7. Support audit activities and prepare requested information
8. Participate and support Finance related projects and perform ad hoc tasks as required
9. Identify and evaluate process improvement possibilities

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Personality requirements and skills

1. One to three years of work experience in accounting/financial reporting
2. Qualification in Accounting, Audit, Finance and/or university degree in Economics, Science or Business Administration
3. CPA/ACCA certification or equivalent is an advantage
4. Profound knowledge regarding accounting policies and regulatory frameworks
5. Understanding of financial reporting processes, risk and controls
6. Experience in the use of standard bookkeeping software for financial accounting
7. Proven PC skills, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Access
8. Team player with good communication skills
9. Engaged and motivated
10. Fluent English written and spoken


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.

Number of employees

1000 an more employees

Company address

Swiss Re Management AG
Mlynské Nivy 12
811 09 Bratislava

ID: 2806560   Dátum zverejnenia: 12.12.2016