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Bratislava, SK

GL Accountant

About the Role


Are you looking for a challenge and an opportunity to further advance your skills and career in a phenomenal working environment? Do you like to work in a global team and are you interested in complex accounting? We are looking for accounting associate to join our General Ledger accounting team and this could be your opportunity.


You will be part of GLAS (General Ledger Accounting Services) department responsible for accounting, controlling and reporting of Swiss Re companies and your main tasks would be following:


Key Tasks:


  • Produce quarterly and annual accounts for assigned companies under all accounting standards

  • Perform balance sheet reconciliations and quarterly financial checks

  • Provide accurate financial information to the management and financial reporting functions

  • Ensure compliance with the Risk & Control framework including audit requirements

  • Support internal policy reviews and operational improvements

  • Actively participate in Finance related projects and ad hoc tasks

  • Communication with internal clients and partners (Group Operations, Financial Reporting, Tax, Finance IT, etc.)


We are happy to meet you if you bring:


  • University degree in the area of finance, accounting, economics or similar

  • Minimum of 2 years of working experience in accounting / financial reporting

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

  • Adherence to deadlines and ability to work on own initiative is a must

  • Advanced level of Microsoft Office

  • Experience in SAP is a strong plus

  • Proficient English written and spoken


What do we offer?


  • Flexible working arrangements allowing very good work-life balance

  • 5 days of additional vacation days

  • Kindergarten for children of our employees

  • Support with ACCA and other financial qualifications

  • Strong professional development

  • Contribution to pension scheme and risk insurance

  • Company shares

  • And more!


We are looking to your application!


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


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.


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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.



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