Senior Financial Analyst Global Product

Place of work
Mlynské nivy 12, Bratislava
Contract type
Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards
Minimum base salary for this job from 1500 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
In this role you will support the financial analysis, reporting, projection and planning for Corporate Solutions. Specifically, you will be responsible for corporate liability insurance globally, as well as Corporate Solutions' global growth initiative Primary Lead (PLI) in respect of budgeting, projections and planning, preparation of management reports and performance reviews. This is a unique opportunity at the interface between Underwriting and Finance, with truly global responsibilities and substantial senior management interaction.

Main tasks:
• Lead/develop, in coordination and collaboration with other teams, the quarterly performance reporting and review (Nominal, US GAAP and EVM), ensuring an efficient region, product or program consolidation process and support financial impact variance analysis for cohesive explanations of financial results in close partnership with Regional CFO's and Market leads
• Support the business in its growth ambitions and act as a challenger
• Perform the above tasks with a high degree of autonomy and task ownership, working closely with all relevant partners and earning their trust
• Lead/facilitate coordination with the internal IT project team to ensure reporting requirements are met
• Ensure applicable controls are adhered to and adapted to new requirements where necessary

About the team
You will be part of the FP&A Product Controlling team within Corporate Solutions, the direct insurance arm of Swiss Re. We are a team of seven spread over several locations in Switzerland, USA, Slovakia and Germany. Our mandate is both the global controlling of the technical result as well as business partnering with the Products & Global Markets (PGM) function on performance management and projects.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)

Personality requirements and skills

About You
• University graduate with a primary or higher degree (or equivalent), preferably in finance/accounting/economics and with at least 3 years of work experience, ideally in the financial services or audit industry
• Previous FP&A or Controlling exposure desirable
• Experience in USGAAP / IFRS desirable
• Strong analytical skills with the ability to deliver quality output on short deadlines and manage details without losing sight of the "big picture"
• Strong communication skills, in particular ability to summarize complex technical issues to a non-expert audience. Flexibility to work in both a collaborative team environment as well as independently
• Capable of building trust with all areas of the business in particular with the Primary Lead teams, Underwriting, Actuaries and Regional Finance
• Agile, curious and flexible, able to operate within a changing environment.
• Capable of building trust with all areas of the business including Actuarial and Finance colleagues
• Stress resilient, with the ability to work independently and a strong sense of prioritization
• Demonstrate personal accountability and task ownership for area of responsibility
• Excellent command of English is a requirement (spoken and written)

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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.


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
Karadžičova 12
821 08 Bratislava

ID: 3464937   Dátum zverejnenia: 11.9.2018   Základná zložka mzdy (brutto) a ďalšie odmeny:   Minimum base salary for this job from 1500 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.*