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Bratislava, SK

Start your career in Payments (suitable for fresh graduates)

About Swiss Re

 

Swiss Re 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. We anticipate and manage a wide variety of risks, from natural catastrophes and climate change to cybercrime. Combining experience with creative thinking and cutting-edge expertise, we create new opportunities and solutions for our clients. This is possible thanks to the collaboration of more than 14,000 employees across the world.

Our success depends on our ability to build an inclusive culture encouraging fresh perspectives and innovative thinking. We embrace a workplace where everyone has equal opportunities to thrive and develop professionally regardless of their age, gender, race, ethnicity, gender identity and/or expression, sexual orientation, physical or mental ability, skillset, thought or other characteristics. In our inclusive and flexible environment everyone can bring their authentic selves to work.

 

 

About the role

 

Have you ever dreamed of handling piles of money? Then this is the right career opportunity for you. Why do we believe so?

Well, we are the payments and receipts team, responsible for all incoming and outgoing payments of Swiss Re.

We ensure that we pay out that hundred million dollar claim on time, but also that we don't miss a ten euro invoice for apples brough to our offices.

Our support covers local branches globally, providing you with an opportunity to work in an international environment and with different cultures.

We are a company that supports curious people, autonomous problem solvers, who are up for a challenge to not only learn what we do, but continuously think about possible improvements to our processes.

 

If you join us, you will perform various tasks.

Among others, you will process payments, perform account reconciliations, divide and accurate previously received installments.

You will also actively communicate with banks investigating and resolving discrepancies in account movements.

You will become a part of an outstanding team with team members that support each other and help new-joiners assimilate quickly.

Team spirit is not just a phrase her

 

In case you are still not sure if it suits for you, let us walk you through your future day at work:

 

  • You will get your own portfolio of bank accounts, which will allow you to build professional relationships with your business partners

  • Your main everyday tasks will be: control all entries on the bank account posted into the system, as well as reconcile bank statement balances with system balances to ensure they equal

  • During first months in the team, experienced colleagues will train you to perform additional tasks, such as setup of partner´s banking details into internal master data system, splitting of received incomings from clients, or evaluating compliance risk for outgoing payments

  • You will liaise with banks to make sure all payment details are clear and precise. We are positive that you will find exploring the way how banks communicate in their banking environment amazing.

  • At the end of every single day, month and quarter we will expect you to check if everything you processed was accurately posted and that all balances are on target

  • We know you will encounter errors from time to time, however we always stand behind our staff and will assist you with resolution

  • The best part of our job is helping internal staff and external parties (suppliers, banks) resolve their queries. We make sure that you feel energized by rotating your daily agenda.

 

We are convinced you still need some more info for your decision

 

The Payments & Receipt team consists of 23 members of different ages.

The scope of our team covers Europe, South Africa, Australia and some Asian countries, administration of payment connections and daily communication with our partners is essential.

Another aspect of our work is involvement in both global and team projects and initiatives.

This gives everyone a chance to take part in sculpting the future way of doing things, it will inspire you to come up with and develop new ideas and creative solutions.

We value team work, but also individuality and self-realization and make certain that the So, do you go for it now?

 

Let us describe yourself

 

  • You are graduate of Secondary Economic School or Secondary Grammar school or University degree preferably in the area of finance, banking, accounting, economics

  • You are able to communicate in English fluently and see no challenge in writing emails or having phone conversations. Being fluent in any other European language is an advantage for you

  • You are familiar with MS Office (e.g. Excel, Word, Power Point) and have good verbal and written business social skills

 

We are looking forward to your application!

 

 

The minimum gross monthly base salary for this role is 1300 EUR full time. Our final offer to you will be set up fairly, considering the skills and experience that you bring to the Swiss Re Group. You can look forward to extra rewards and benefits including an attractive performance-based bonus. 

 

This job offer is suitable for people who have been impacted by the invasion of Ukraine. 

 

We are an equal opportunity employer, and we value diversity at our company. Our aim is to live visible and invisible diversity – diversity of age, race, ethnicity, nationality, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, religious beliefs, physical abilities, personalities and experiences – at all levels and in all functions and regions. We also collaborate in a flexible working environment, providing you with a compelling degree of autonomy to decide how, when and where to carry out your tasks. 

 

We provide feedback to all candidates via email. If you have not heard back from us, please check your spam folder. 

 


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