Beijing, 11, CN


Financial Accountant 

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

  • Prepare journal entries, staff reimbursement, third party payments, payroll accounting, etc.
  • Perform key tasks in monthly and quarterly closing and prepare local statutory reporting.
  • Prepare of monthly expense reports and inter-co statements
  • Prepare quarterly regulatory reporting such as solvency reporting, foreign exchange reporting, etc.
  • Assist and perform key task in yearly closing.
  • Preparation of tax documents and forms for CIT and other possible main tax (e.g. VAT)
  • Preparation of other ad hoc reports required by group or relevant authorities
  • Assist in preparation of CBIRC documents
  • Assist in reviewing control procedures in relevant areas

About the Team

       A key member to the Finance team of SR Beijing with primary responsibility in supporting an effective and efficient finance operation and financial reporting.   

About You


  • Strong knowledge on financial accounting, reporting and tax related requirements of insurance companies in China
  • Good knowledge on internal controls relevant to finance operations and reporting


  • Least 3 years of related experience, preferably two to three years with Big 4 audit
  • Strong background in analysis, problem-solving and client management
  • Able to work independently
  • Able to identify issues and initiate effective communication with internal stakeholders, including the provision of appropriate accounting advice
  • Good written English and interpersonal skills.  Able to express thoughts / advice clearly
  • Strong Excel spreadsheet skills preferred.

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