Financial Reporting & Analysis Professional

Place of work
Contract type
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

About the role:

Would you like to build on your financial knowledge? Are you passionate about accounting, analysing and reporting? Do you love seeing the bigger picture? Then we have a great opportunity just for you.

What does the role offer you?
We provide you the chance to gain a deep understanding of our business and the multi-valuation and multidimensional reporting of a major legal entity of the Reinsurance industry leader. You will collaborate closely with experts in different functions that will support your professional and personnel development. We work in a dynamic and fast-paced environment, and you will get the opportunity to shape the formation of a newly established team and optimize our processes.

As a member of the Carrier Reporting & Analysis Services team you will prepare, analyse and report financial information of the legal entity for US-GAAP and local accounting standards.

Main tasks:
•Execute the quarterly close of the US-GAAP and local financial statements by monitoring the closing process and performing quality assurance activities and provide accounting guidance
•Steer the analytical information process and review information received from other teams as well as perform analytical procedures for all valuation to understand the legal entity's story line
•Support projects and large transactions from an accounting and reporting perspective
•Provide comprehensive financial and variance analysis and business commentaries with respect to reporting, monitoring and reconciliation activities according to management and stakeholders requirements
•Prepare on a quarterly or annually basis qualitative reporting to Board of Directors, senior management or other internal clients on all valuations as well as reporting to regulatory bodies or other governing authorities on local accounting standards
•Ensure that we execute on high-quality, robust processes for all reporting deliverables, in line with existing Swiss Re processes and deliverables for our already well established carriers
•Contribute to improve processes and systems to ensure compliance with the risk and control framework and audit requirements, and also to meet internal management expectations
•Establish a network and closely collaborate with the respective professionals across the organization

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)

Other knowledge

Microsoft Excel - advanced

Personality requirements and skills

About you

We would be happy to meet you if you have the following skills:
•University degree, preferably in finance/accounting/economics and with a minimum of 3 years of relevant working experience, audit experience would be an advantage
•Knowledge and experience in the preparation of complex financial statements, ideally in the financial industry, preferable in (re-) insurance reporting
•Experience in financial reporting focused on timely delivery and high quality of output
•US-GAAP or IFRS as well as local valuation knowledge
•Strong command of Microsoft Excel and Power Point, knowledge of SAP would be advantage
•Excellent command of the English language
•Strong analytical skills and holistic approach and ability to work with complex details and apply good business judgement and deliver high-quality output independently
•Ability to work under tight deadlines and on your own initiative
•Ability to make decisions within the parameters of the role and to explain the business rationale behind
•Strong team player with excellent verbal and written communication skills
•Strong customer focus
•Intercultural competencies and the ability to understand complex processes. Keen to learn and quickly and efficiently adapt to changes
•Highly motivated individual used to working in a highly performance driven, professional and international environment.

We provide feedback to all candidates via email. If you have not heard back from us, please check your spam folder.

*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.


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: 3414307   Dátum zverejnenia: 9.7.2018   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*