Swiss Re Graduate Program in Bratislava

Place of work
Mlynske Nivy 12, Bratislava
Contract type

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

Have you ever lead a project at school? Have you already experienced managing a team at university, at work or at a volunteering activity? Do you have an ambition to become a leader one day?

If your answer to any of these questions is yes, Swiss Re Graduate Program might be a great way for you to start your career!

We are looking for university graduates with interest in the reinsurance industry and a long-term ambition to take on leadership responsibilities to join our program. In this 16-month intensive learning experience you will rotate through 4 departments.

Asset Management
In Asset Management we take care of the assets generated in our business. Their worth is billions USD. In this rotation you will get an insight into how we process our global investment transactions.

Business Services
In Business Services you will be involved in closing the reinsurance deals with our external clients, which are insurance companies and brokers from all around the world. Experience the administration of this end-to-end negotiation process.

When it comes to numbers and their reasoning, we are the business advisors for our Swiss Re colleagues globally. You will join one of our accounting or reporting teams and get insight into Swiss Re's business from the finance perspective.

Technical Accounting
Technical Accounting is at the core of reinsurance business. Your main goal will be to learn about how we work with our clients to collect money for premium and pay reinsurance losses on time.

During these 4 job rotations you will not only get hands on job experience but also have the opportunity to observe 4 different leadership cultures and get to know the Bratislava location. On top of your everyday job we will develop your key leadership skills in trainings and various assignments, you will participate in location projects, get the support of a mentor and more.

About the team
You will join a group of graduates who will create a community together with our senior leadership. You will receive all the support to enable you to show your skills and be successful.

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)

The position is suitable for a fresh graduate


Personality requirements and skills

•You have finished or will finish a bachelor, master or PhD degree between summer 2017 and summer 2018
•You are able to start working full time from 15th August 2018 (or earlier)
•You are passionate about analytical work and generally enjoy working with numbers
•Your are familiar with MS Office tools especially MS Excel
•You bring strong communication skills
•You are fluent in English language, any other language is a plus
•You are a fast learner, flexible and able to adapt to change
•You enjoy working in a multicultural environment
•You have the ambition to become a leader
•You are curious about reinsurance industry

Are you interested in this opportunity? Apply now by submitting your CV and Cover Letter. Want to tell us more about your motivation? Be creative and send us a video or any other additional material to [email protected]

****The submission deadline is March 31st, 2018.*****


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 09 Bratislava

ID: 3292992   Dátum zverejnenia: 23.3.2018