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Bangalore, KA, IN

 

Senior Financial Reporting Professional 

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:

As a member of the A&R Non Regulated Carriers team, we are responsible for carrier reporting for non-regulated carriers including holding companies and service companies. 

 

We are looking for an experienced Senior Reporting Professional, will be responsible for all bases of Accounting & Reporting – US GAAP, Local Statutory and Economic Value Management (Swiss Re's proprietary integrated economic valuation framework). You will assume responsibility for Accounting & Reporting according to the relevant accounting principles.  You will ensure compliance with local and Group requirements and the internal control framework.

 

  • Position will report to Team Leader US GAAP and Statutory Reporting
  • Position will fully support Head A&R Non-Regulated Carriers Americas & Asia
  • Responsible for quarterly and annual reporting requirements and ensuring that overarching control structure minimizes risk, challenging for ongoing enhancements to control structure
  • Position will serve as a key contact for the Financial Accounting Non-Technical Management team and will work directly with internal stakeholders and external auditors  
  • Position will assist with operational improvement, identification and implementation
  • Ability to develop and cultivate relationships with local cross-functional business partners and global business partners
  • Ability to make decisions within the parameters of the role. Can explain the business rationale behind decisions and can demonstrate a methodical/rational process for decisions

Should be able to see how own objectives fit in with the overall team/business objectives

 

About the team:

As a member of the A&R Non Regulated Carriers team, we are responsible for carrier reporting for non-regulated carriers including holding companies and service companies. 

 

We are looking for an experienced Senior Reporting Professional, will be responsible for all bases of Accounting & Reporting – US GAAP, Local Statutory and Economic Value Management (Swiss Re's proprietary integrated economic valuation framework). You will assume responsibility for Accounting & Reporting according to the relevant accounting principles.  You will ensure compliance with local and Group requirements and the internal control framework.

 

  • Position will report to Team Leader US GAAP and Statutory Reporting
  • Position will fully support Head A&R Non-Regulated Carriers Americas & Asia
  • Responsible for quarterly and annual reporting requirements and ensuring that overarching control structure minimizes risk, challenging for ongoing enhancements to control structure
  • Position will serve as a key contact for the Financial Accounting Non-Technical Management team and will work directly with internal stakeholders and external auditors  
  • Position will assist with operational improvement, identification and implementation
  • Ability to develop and cultivate relationships with local cross-functional business partners and global business partners
  • Ability to make decisions within the parameters of the role. Can explain the business rationale behind decisions and can demonstrate a methodical/rational process for decisions
  • Should be able to see how own objectives fit in with the overall team/business objectives

 

About you:

  • Qualified Accountant with 8+ years of experience in the field of legal entity accounting and reporting
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively at the management level and lead meetings efficiently; experience working in a highly professional and international environment
  • Expert knowledge regarding US GAAP and operations experience
  • Advanced level on Microsoft Office (Excel – Pivot Tables, Word, PowerPoint)
  • Self-starter, self-motivated
  • Ability to work independently with minimal managerial supervision
  • Ability to adhere to deadlines and work on own initiative
  • Ability to work in a highly collaborative team environment
  • Strong desire to learn and develop, receptive to coaching
  • Strong relationship building skill set
  • Strong coaching and mentoring skills are a plus
  • Result oriented with a strong sense of urgency
  • Experience in documenting and transferring relevant knowledge to others
  • Experience of working in virtual team and managing multiple-reporting lines and with people from varied backgrounds and culture
  • Fluent in English (both written and spoken)
  • Hands on experience in SAP would be an added advantage
  • Knowledge of Insurance, Reinsurance or Financial Services industry is a plus
  • Willingness to travel for business reasons


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