International Reinsurance Accounting Teamlead

Start your career at Zurich Insurance Company Ltd
Place of work
Bratislava I, Bratislava-Old Town
Contract type
Wage (gross)
1 600 EUR/monthFinal salary offer depends on your experience and requirements.
Field of work
Commercial Insurance IP Service Center Slovakia

The way we are

We want to tell you one thing: We care for our employees.
As a part of our team - you become the essence of our business, because you add value to everything that we do.

Caring for well-being

Unique career

Caring for communities

Caring for development

Cooperating and sharing

Why you will like us

  • we have that kind of environment that welcomes any ideas that are pushing the envelope
  • we work hard, but we value your work-life balance
  • we make the difference – the unique bottom-to-top program that motivates employees to make Zurich Insurance a better place to work
  • our Development weeks will help you improve your skills

Interested already?

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Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

As International Reinsurance Accounting Team Lead your main responsibility will be a combination of people development and working on international reinsurance transactions with an end-to-end view.

In this key role your main areas of responsibility will be:

• Leading a team of specialists as people manager and allocating tasks between team members
• Ensure the correct set-up of Captive, CoReinsurance and Facultative Reinsurance structures within the SAP/ZIRIS system.
• Timely and correct reconciliation of technical bookings with related cash items
• Execution of technical bookings and related payments
• Perform analysis on existing SAP/ZIRIS reinsurance structures and corrections as required
• Clarifications related to cash clearing for any overdue un-cleared items.
• Monitor progress and report on delays, develop action plans to reduce impact on closing processes where required.
• Data analysis and interpretation in order to identify patterns and proactively provide solutions.
• Provide excellent service to internal and external stakeholders and maintain good relationships with them.
• Active participation at project work and training initiatives

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)

Personality requirements and skills

As a Specialist in Reinsurance Constructs and Accounting your skills and qualifications will ideally include:

• Strong organisational and communication skills; previous management experience is a plus
• 4 or more years of experience in the insurance and reinsurance industry
• Completed academic education on Bachelor’s degree level or similar
• A good understanding of international program business and knowledge of SAP FS-CD is a strong asset
• Ability to motivate people and drive a change
• Very good analytical skills to combine the relevant information,
• Ability to manage multiple priorities
• Fluent in English (any further language is an asset)
• Advanced MS Office skills, especially MS Excel and PowerPoint


Brief description of the company

Zurich Insurance Company Ltd is a leading multi-line insurer that serves its customers in global and local markets. With about 53,000 employees, it provides a wide range of property and casualty, and life insurance products and services in more than 210 countries and territories. Zurich’s customers include individuals, small businesses, and mid-sized and large companies, as well as multinational corporations.

Zurich Bratislava is a Slovakia-based competence center for highly specialized services in the areas of Life Actuarial, Non-life Pricing & Analytics, Claims, Risk Management, Business Intelligence, IT Application Development and Service Management - as well as Insurance Network Management.

An international workforce of more than 200 talented professionals are supporting Zurich business units around the globe with value added services.

Number of employees

200-249 employees

Company address

Zurich Insurance Company Ltd, organizačná zložka
Mýtna 48
811 07 Bratislava - Staré mesto


Contact person: Nikola Bilkova
E-mail: send CV
ID: 3943559  Dátum zverejnenia: 28.7.2020  Pracovná ponuka je prevzatá z inej stránky alebo zdroja. Základná zložka mzdy (brutto): 1 600 EUR/month