Reinsurance Account Analyst with English and German

Place of work
Mlynské nivy, Ružinov
Contract type
full-time
Wage (gross)
From 1 100 EUR/monthMinimum base salary for this job from 1100 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. 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.

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

About the Role

As Reinsurance Account Analyst you will be part of Technical accounting team based in Bratislava. You will be responsible for managing end-to-end process of the reinsurance accounts, cash flow and data quality of the respective portfolio. The portfolio comprises set of our clients who are primarily insurance companies and brokers. As opposed to the classical financial accounting, technical accounting is connected exclusively to the reinsurance industry. This position offers an opportunity to work with data analysis and to better understand the business behind.

Key Accountabilities

Full accountability of assigned set of clients/portfolio. Independent and efficient end-to-end handling of this portfolio which includes the following:

Technical verification of received reinsurance accounts from clients as agreed in treaties
Clarify deviations, incorrect data with SR's internal departments and/or with clients
Process the accounts following set of complex guidelines and processes which include claims issues to our claims department
Financial settlement with clients according to treaty terms and agreements, timely management of overall cash flow
Business correspondence with clients (call, email etc.)
Data quality control and risk management related activities according to internal guidelines
Ensure that the agreed priorities, deadlines and service standards are achieved
Proactive investigation, analysis and interpretation of processed accounting information
Regular reporting activities
Sharing of information with other team members and if needed support cross-team cooperation
Contact external clients directly (either written or verbal) to clarify and resolve any operational issues such as missing accounting information, incorrect data, payment delays etc. On many occasions, the TA prepares client visit information and sometimes joins other SR colleagues during the client visit


About the Team

Technical accounting department is a part of the core business operations within Swiss Re. Our people receive accounts from clients, analyse and process documents and bring cash in house. The quality of our work influences Swiss Re reputation and is instrumental in the company's growth in all markets around the world.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2) and German - Upper intermediate (B2)

Personality requirements and skills

• University degree preferably in the area of finance, accounting, economics or secondary economic school or secondary grammar school
• Working experience in the area of finance, accounting, administration
• English and German language proficient written and spoken is must
• Very good comprehension of MS Office (e.g. Excel, Word, Power Point)
• Flair for numbers and analytical skills
• Good verbal and written business communication skills
• Excellent teammate and willingness to share and support
• Diligent and accurate working style
• Detail oriented
• Solves business problems using own initiative and common sense
• The ability to collaborate with others and contribute as part of a high-performance team, as opposed to working independently or competitively, in order to achieve a common goal

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Brief description of the company

As the world's leading and most diversified global reinsurer, we offer as our core business financial services products that enable risk taking essential to enterprise and progress. Our company was founded in Zurich, Switzerland in 1863, and operates in more than 25 countries and provides its expertise and services to clients throughout the world. We combine financial strengths with experience, knowledge and creative thought to explore new opportunities in the interests of our clients, staff and shareholders.

Number of employees

1700 and more employees

Company address

Swiss Re Management AG
Mlynské Nivy 12
821 08 Bratislava
Learn more about working in Swiss Re Slovakia.

Contact

Kontaktná osoba: Sona Kralova

ID: 4033733  Dátum zverejnenia: 15.2.2021  Základná zložka mzdy (brutto): 1 100 EUR/month