Business Manager CIO Office (full/part-time) (Ref. No.: 58863)

Place of work
Mlnyske nivy 12, Bratislava
Contract type
full-time, part-time

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

About the role
Do you want to become an AM professional? If your answer is yes, we offer you the chance to start off on the right foot. Take the opportunity and assume the role of an AM Chief Investment Office – Senior Business Manager!

Embedded within the CIOO Middle Office team, you will become a Business Manager for the Asset Management Chief Investment Officer's Office (CIOO), who is responsible for the Group's investment strategy - aiming to efficiently utilize global financial markets to offset the risks associated with the insurance and reinsurance contracts written by Swiss Re Group. In this role, you will get a full end-to-end overview, learn all about SR's investment process, and gain a high level understanding of many AM back and front office activities.

Together with us, you will be the person driving the implementation of CIOO investment decisions, whether affecting, asset allocation or risk budgeting. You will play a crucial role in facilitating successful implementation of these decisions by utilizing your knowledge of the market landscape, systems and processes, and by coordinating efforts of various AM teams.

Your main activities will mostly evolve around the following:
Build and maintain the portfolio and risk pillar infrastructure by managing data in master data systems and cooperation with system administrators
Oversee the evolution of risk exposure managed by SR Asset Management
Validate actions which affect our portfolio (market value moves, interest rate/spread sensitivity etc.)
Prepare and coordinate asset transfers/business shifts between investment portfolios belonging to external or internal Legal Entities
Collaborate with external and internal counterparties with regards to implementation and calibration of investment benchmarks
Assist in creation of reports detailing Swiss Re's investment position across business segments and legal entities
Participate on, and help drive fulfillment of CIOO's ad hoc requests
Raise system or data issues and coordinate their resolution as they arise
Use your creativity to come up with efficient solutions for our clients
Maintain process policies and procedures to demonstrate good governance

This role gives you the opportunity to take on further responsibilities depending on your skills and on-the-job development.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company.
Our flexible working options offer you greater autonomy to decide how, when and where to carry out your tasks.
We are open to have this position filled as full-time/ 80% part-time or as two 50% part-time roles.

About the team
We are an international team having foothold in Zurich, London, New York and Bratislava. We support the CIO Office in many processes focusing mainly on 4 areas including Investment Strategy, Asset Allocation, Portfolio Steering and Portfolio Analytics. Our field of play is investment infrastructure, data quality & validation, and coordination & partnership.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

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

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Computer skills - user

Microsoft Word - advanced
Microsoft Excel - advanced
Microsoft PowerPoint - advanced

Personality requirements and skills

We look for a bright, communicative individual with exceptional time management, and organizational skills looking to join a team where team play is valued:
• Bachelor or Master degree with a major in Finance, Economics or Business Administration
• Know-how of the financial markets in general and the Asset Management industry in particular
• Ability to demonstrate technical knowledge and deep understanding of investment management processes and issues
• Strong trouble shooter with an analytical and problem solving mind-set
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
• Willingness to learn and develop on-the-job, enthusiastic and efficient, setting adequate priorities
• Great teammate, but also self-dependent and motivated
• Excellent written and spoken English skills
• Strong MS-Office skills, PowerPoint and Excel in particular


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


Contact person: Pavol Seregi

ID: 3102293   Dátum zverejnenia: 6.12.2017