Head Carrier Reporting & Analysis Services

Place of work
Bratislava
Contract type
full-time
Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards
Minimum salary from 2500 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

Would you like to build on your financial knowledge and lead a team of reporting analysis specialists? Do you love seeing the bigger picture? Then we have a great opportunity just for you.

What does the role offer you?
This role provides you the chance to gain a deep understanding of our business and the multi-valuation and multi-dimensional 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. You will work in a dynamic and fast-paced environment and as team head, you will shape the formation of a newly created team and optimize processes.
Under your lead, the team will work jointly with the respective carrier team to prepare, analyse and report the financial statements of the legal entity for US-GAAP, economic valuation and local accounting standards. This also includes the monitoring of the closing process, performance of quality assurance activities, analysis of the financial information for all valuations and reporting to senior management, including variance analysis on business drivers as well as reporting to regulatory and other governing authorities.

Main tasks:
• Lead and develop a team of legal entity reporting specialists
• Ensure effective resource allocation
• Motivate, coach and develop the team members in accordance with the set of goals and objectives
• Establish a network and closely collaborate with the respective professionals across the organization. The position acts with a high degree of autonomy and discretion within the delegated authority
• Be responsible with your team for the quarterly close of the US-GAAP and local financial statements by monitoring the closing process and provide accounting guidance
• Perform analytical procedures for all valuation to understand the legal entity's story line
• 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
• Be responsible 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. The position acts with a high degree of autonomy and discretion within the delegated authority organization


About the team:
We are looking for qualified and experienced team heads for both of our newly created Carrier Reporting & Analysis Services teams. Jointly and in close collaboration with Carrier teams in Switzerland and Luxembourg, these teams will play a pivotal Finance role in the preparation, analysis and reporting of financial information for all valuations of one of the biggest legal entity of Swiss Re Group.

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

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 5 years of relevant working experience, audit experience would be an advantage
• Proven team lead experience with a minimum of 3 years
• 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
• Proven relationship builder - ability to engage and inspire others and to coordinate and influence in a complex, cross-functional environment.

If you find this opportunity as a great step in your career, send your application and join our team!

*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.
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/

ID: 3414334   Dátum zverejnenia: 8.6.2018   Základná zložka mzdy (brutto) a ďalšie odmeny:   Minimum salary from 2500 EUR gross/month/full time and other rewards. Our offer to you may be higher based on your experience.*