Investments Settlement Specialist (part-time/full-time) (Ref. No.: 82647)

Place of work
Mlynské nivy 12, Bratislava
Contract type
full-time, part-time
Start date
By agreement
Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards
Minimum base salary for this job from 1000 EUR gross/month/full time. Our offer to you may be higher based on your skills and experience and will include additional rewards and benefits.*

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

Are you eager for dynamic, fast and challenging job where you can develop and grow in world-class asset management environment? Are you passionate for financial products and investment? We are looking for highly motivated and result oriented colleague into one of our teams in Asset Management.

This is an opportunity for you to join our Settlements team whose purpose is to handle trades executed by our internal portfolio managers and ensure they are confirmed and settled accurately and on time. You will confirm the trades with counter-parties and brokers, monitoring until their successful settlement and resolving issues or discrepancies. We are handling around 400 transactions daily in different products and currencies. We have direct exposure to the market and get involved in different projects and initiatives following business strategy, regulatory requirements and changes.
The job itself along with the team's trainings framework and Swiss Re's knowledge-sharing culture offer excellent learning opportunities as you would have insights into the investment and transaction lifecycle end-to-end process.

The Asset Management (AM) function manages the assets that Swiss Re generates through its core insurance and reinsurance businesses. We do so using a robust asset-liability management process. In addition to matching assets and liabilities, the team optimizes risk-adjusted investment returns within defined risk limits. Our clients are the Business Units, Reinsurance, Corporate Solutions and Life Capital. Their portfolios are handled individually according to their needs and objectives. AM Business Services provides an efficient operating platform capable of supporting all financial market activities conducted by Swiss Re.

Key Responsibilities
• You will have full control and supervision of daily tasks and flows related to confirmation and settlement of fixed income and equity trades, including corporate actions
• You will manage resolution of complex queries from our partners
• You will communicate with internal and external partners to address queries
• You will be responsibility for implementation of new regulatory requirements and market changes
• You will actively participate in functional and cross-functional projects, suggesting improvements and simplification of tasks and processes
• You will provide input for development and improvement of internal control framework together with Operational Risk Management
• You will mentor colleagues through training and operations

Our 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.

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*We are required by law to disclose basic wage component (minimum salary) for the advertised positions. We carefully consider your professional competencies, qualifications and experience in our compensation package and/or when offering you other positions. Our compensation philosophy is to pay fairly, also considering market situation and the value employees may bring to Swiss Re.

Information about the selection process

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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)

Personality requirements and skills

Excellent knowledge of products, markets and investment operations
• Strong organizational and time management skills with the ability to handle numerous priorities at a time and meet deadlines while de-
• livering high quality results.
• Fluent English, you have no problem to write emails and have a call via Skype. We consider as your advantage if you speak any other European language
• Positive personality towards changing environment and knowledge sharing, ability to develop the same in other team members
• Willingness to learn, flexibility to take on new tasks and challenges
• Strong teammate

Preferred:
• University degree (Master or equivalent), preferably in Finance, Accounting, Economics or another related degree
• Previous related work experience is an advantage
• Proficient with MS Office applications including Excel, Word and Power Point Access

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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.
Website: www.swissre.com

Number of employees

1000 an more employees

Company address

Swiss Re Management AG
Mlynské Nivy 12
811 09 Bratislava
https://careers.swissre.com/go/Bratislava/2744001/

Contact

Contact person: Pavol Seregi

ID: 3250637   Dátum zverejnenia: 30.11.2018   Základná zložka mzdy (brutto) a ďalšie odmeny:   Minimum base salary for this job from 1000 EUR gross/month/full time. Our offer to you may be higher based on your skills and experience and will include additional rewards and benefits.*