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Bratislava, SK

Financial Markets Custody Specialist


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.

At Swiss Re we combine experience with creative thinking and cutting-edge expertise to create new opportunities and solutions for our clients. This is possible thanks to the collaboration of more than 13,000 employees across the world.

We offer a flexible working environment where curious and adaptable people thrive. Are you interested in joining us?


Key Accountabilities


  • Opening, closing and maintenance of investment accounts at banks and in internal systems

  • KYC process, contract negotiation and execution

  • Taking additional tasks and participation in the projects

  • Take on expert role for custody processes, enhancement of department policies and procedures

  • Supporting the Custody Relationship Management team (reporting, project implementation)

  • Communication with local and global teams, as well as banks and clients


About the Role


You will be responsible for variety of tasks related to day to day bank relationship management including the opening, maintenance and termination of investment accounts set up with our global network of custodian banks. Your further responsibilities consist of KYC (Know Your Customer), negotiation of related legal agreements and projects effectively contributing to an infrastructure which facilitates a quick investment decision-making process within the company.


About the Team


Our Asset Management team creates an efficient operating environment which supports all financial market activities conducted by Swiss Re. Our company invests in a multitude of innovative products and asset classes, including catastrophe bonds, infrastructure loans, private equity funds, derivatives and many more. Since an open, knowledge sharing culture is part of our DNA, you have an amazing opportunity to learn about every single one of our investments and about every step in the end-to-end investment process. Are you in?


About You


  • 2+ years of relevant work experience

  • University degree in finance or banking

  • Knowledge of financial markets is a must

  • Good command of written and spoken English

  • Ability to learn and flexibility to take on new challenges

  • Detail orientation and good analytical skills

  • Strong teammate


Minimum base salary for this job from 1500 EUR gross/month/full time. Our offer to you may be higher based on your skills and experience and will include additional rewards and benefits. We are required by law to disclose basic wage component (minimum salary) for the advertised positions. We carefully consider your professional competencies, qualifications and experience in our compensation package and/or when offering you other positions. Our compensation philosophy is to pay fairly, also considering market situation and the value employees may bring to Swiss Re.


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.


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