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Bratislava, SK

Accounts Payable Accountant

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


In this role, you will get the opportunity to learn, how:

  • we process supplier invoices and book them to the expense accounts, and verify correctness of each invoice.

  • we process travel expenses of our employees within Swiss Re locations

  • we communicate with our branches regarding invoice status, payment dates, discrepancies, and we run various ad hoc reports when necessary

  • we participate on the quarterly closing activities and perform reconciliations


About the team


  • There are 22 team members, who are organized in three smaller teams, based on countries we support. We are dedicated, collaborative people working in dynamic and knowledge-sharing environment.

  • Our purpose is, that all invoices and travel expenses are paid correctly and on time. We support all areas of Swiss Re business across whole company structure.


In our Finance community, you will have the opportunity to explore processes end-to-end, both on entry level and in professional roles. Our flat corporate structure enables you to build strong ownership of the tasks and have a direct contact with senior leaders across Swiss Re universe.


About you


  • Secondary school or University degree in Finance

  • English – Good verbal and written business level (B2)

  • Knowledge of basics in accounting – e.g. credit/debit

  • Intermediate user of MS Excel – e.g. pivot tables

  • Proactive attitude, phenomenal teammate, willing to learn with client-oriented approach

  • Strong attention to detail


We are looking forward to your application!


The minimum gross monthly base salary for this role is 1 300 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.


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