Senior Business Consultant (Ref. No.: 85517)

Place of work
Mlynské nivy 12, Bratislava
Contract type

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

About your role:
• Collaborate to develop strong working relationships with key partners and be their trusted advisor.
• Run various strategic projects which help develop the location to a Centre of Excellence.
• Contribute to initiatives that address the growth strategy for Bratislava.
• Deliver C-suite level presentations, reports and analyses to senior management.
• Support senior leadership members in achieving the priority goals.
• Participate in cross-functional initiatives which address key issues.

We are working to make the world more resilient. We anticipate and manage risk – from natural catastrophes to climate change, from ageing populations to cybercrime. The aim of the Swiss Re Group is to enable society to thrive and progress, creating new opportunities and solutions for its clients.

Swiss Re Bratislava has over 1 500 employees and is growing continuously. We work in a friendly and professional environment of trust and collaboration, where you Own the Way You Work.

You will be part of our Strategic Initiatives team. We work closely with the location head and the senior leadership team of Swiss Re Bratislava on strategic and operational topics. As a trusted partner to the location leadership, we facilitate Swiss Re Bratislava's journey to becoming a Centre of Excellence. We handle key projects/initiatives which are essential to the location's development. By working on multiple projects you will collaborate with diverse partners across Swiss Re group.

We provide you with a great opportunity to:
• experience the project management role in strategic projects,
• expand your knowledge, skills & capabilities,
• widen your network and build up your career, and
• continue strengthening the Swiss Re presence in Slovakia.

Are your ready for this challenge?
Are you a project manager ready to craft Swiss Re's strategy, to work in a team of engaged professionals, and to work closely with senior management? Are you passionate about interacting with people across Swiss Re on strategic projects? Would you like to build your experience in leading projects for the whole location, and leave your mark in an environment offering plenty of career opportunities within and beyond the location?
Then you might be the person we are looking for.

Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards

Minimum base salary for this job from 2500 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.

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 - Advanced (C1)

Personality requirements and skills

• You are a self-starter with a ''can do'' attitude.
• You are excellent communicator with strong command of written and spoken English.
• You possess strong influencing skills with the focus on developing lasting partner relationships in a multi-cultural work environment.
• You are result oriented individual who can navigate ambiguity and deliver results.
• Strong project management skills are required and experience in agile project management is a significant advantage. Change Management expertise will be highly appreciated.
• Certifications in project and/or change management is an asset.
• Experience in Consulting would be a significant advantage.
• People Leadership experience in a multinational company will be advantageous.
• Ability to understand the 'big picture' and translate requirements into daily operations and excellent presentations skills are precondition for your future success.
• You can work in a dynamic environment and actively adapt to changes in objectives in response to changing business needs.
• You are structured and well-organized professional with good analytical skills.
• You demonstrate high level of integrity and maintain confidentiality whilst working on key topics.
• Minimum 10 years of work experience, with at least 2 years of experience within the Insurance/Financial services industry is preferred.
• A university degree with specialisation in Economics or Business management is preferred.

*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 Business Services (Slovakia) s.r.o.
Mlynske Nivy 12
81109 Bratislava

ID: 3707840   Dátum zverejnenia: 13.9.2019   Základná zložka mzdy (brutto) a ďalšie odmeny:   Minimum base salary for this job from 2500 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.