Financial Quality Controller

Place of work
Mlynské nivy 12, Bratislava
Contract type
Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards
Minimum salary from 1000 EUR gross/month/full time and other rewards. Our offer to you may be higher based on your experience.

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

About the role

Are you passionate about building on your financial knowledge? Do you enjoy financial analysis and seeing the bigger picture?
We are looking for a qualified and highly motivated Financial Analyst to join our Reinsurance Finance EMEA team.

Your main tasks include:
• Ensure complete and correct technical income statements in compliance with internal guidelines and control requirements.
• Provide support and guidance for efficient budgeting and disclosure through assigned system entries (Swiss Re proprietary PER tool).
• Ensure adequate clarity on financial developments in the region, ensuring documented audit trail in line with internal control standards
• Supporting preparation of quarterly reporting packages under various accounting valuations with underlying trends / issues identified for presentation to senior management, including preparation of presentations
• Find opportunities to improve productivity and/or simplify data validation/processes, take personal leadership to make a proposal and initiate implementation
• Undertake specific financial projects and ad hoc activities as required by the business
• Deputize other team members during their absences
• Establishes strong working relationship with our key business partners and act as a strong team member

About the team

This position in the Reinsurance Finance Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) Region includes tasks and responsibilities in many areas of Financial Controlling within a highly fast-paced business environment. The role covers the Property & Casualty Reinsurance business for the EMEA countries.
As a member of the Financial Controlling team you will ensure delivery of high quality data and analysis, to enable effective business performance steering for this dynamic region. In your role, you will also support the Business Controllers in Bratislava, Zurich and Munich in preparing quarterly financial reports in an accurate, timely and efficient manner, highlighting potential risks and opportunities.

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

About you

• University graduate with a primary or higher degree (or equivalent), preferably in finance/accounting/economics
• You are willing to learn new concepts and grow own area of responsibility.
• Reinsurance knowledge is a plus, but is not mandatory
• Strong command of Microsoft Excel and Power Point.
• You have strong analytical, report writing and time management skills.
• English fluent written and spoken
• Self-motivated and able to perform tasks independently.

*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.

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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.

Number of employees

1000 an more employees

Company address

Swiss Re Management AG
Mlynske nivy 12
821 08 Bratislava

ID: 3258658   Dátum zverejnenia: 4.1.2019   Základná zložka mzdy (brutto) a ďalšie odmeny:   Minimum salary from 1000 EUR gross/month/full time and other rewards. Our offer to you may be higher based on your experience.