Bangalore, KA, IN


Associate Financial Accountant-L&H 

About Swiss Re

The Swiss Re Group is one of the world’s leading providers of reinsurance, insurance and other forms of insurance-based risk transfer, working to make the world more resilient. It anticipates and manages 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. Headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, where it was founded in 1863, the Swiss Re Group operates through a network of around 80 offices globally. It is organised into three Business Units, each with a distinct strategy and set of objectives contributing to the Group’s overall mission.



About the Role

This role will support the reporting of US GAAP and EVM for the consolidated regional reporting focussing on Asia. Using strong analytical skills, the role holder will support the explanation of business performance drivers of the L&H business, working closely with the L&H Business Management team to understand and constructively challenge the key movements.


About the Team
Finance Reinsurance is undertaking the next step in the evolution of how we deliver services to our stakeholders. This includes moving towards more globally consistent processes and increasing the centralisation of teams – notably strengthening the Finance hub in Bangalore. The Regional teams of Americas and Asia are building a new joint team to act as the centre of excellence for technical close and regional reporting activities. This team will take on end to end responsibility of technical closing and also enhance our analytics and reporting deliverables.


About You

  • 5 to 15 years of relevant work experience
  • University degree in a Finance/Accounting or Science/Engineering
  • Several years of relevant experience in similar role or industry. An actuarial background is an advantage
  • Assumes full responsibility for complex tasks, processes or entities; manages stakeholders relevant to the area of responsibility independently; reviews and/or coordinates work of others; contributes to projects or leads smaller projects
  • Able to handle complex and confidential information appropriately; awareness of risks in the area of responsibility; executes controls as designed; contributes to process and control improvements
  • Proposes and implements changes / improvements to tasks and processes in own team or across teams. Understands the business context of their work and contexutalises the explanations to key stakeholders
  • Self motivated and independent; able to work under pressure and meet deadlines; applies analytical skills to resolve complex / unusual / ad hoc queries
  • Strong communication (English) written and spoken; steers communication across teams and locations and shows strong collaboration
  • Demonstrates commercial awareness in daily service provision and projects. Challenges non-standard processes and strives for efficient solutions that effectively meet client needs. Understands the business context and adapts deliverables to changing business requirements.


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