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Bratislava, SK

Portfolio Accounting and Control Expert


About iptiQ

iptiQ is a risk tech start-up within Swiss Re Group. Swiss Re is one of the world’s leading providers of reinsurance, insurance and other forms of insurance-based risk transfer. We anticipate and manage a wide variety of risks, from natural catastrophes and climate change to cybercrime.

iptiQ provides digital, bespoke and transparent L&H and P&C protection products in a B2B2C manner. Founded in 2014, we're transforming the way consumers buy insurance with a unique digital insurance engine which incorporates the latest technology with world-class underwriting capabilities. We build strong partnerships to sell insurance via trusted brands.

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


About the role


We are looking for a proactive, experienced team member to own the Financial processes, to act as the key finance contact for portfolios and working closely with the wider iptiQ Finance team, iptiQ Data Operations Team, Distribution Partners and Third-Party Administrators.

iptiQ is a start-up unit, established to provide innovative protection solutions directly to customers. Our mission is to reduce the protection gap by simplifying and making it more accessible to people. Our motto is "now life is easier for everyone". For us this means making insurance easier to sell, to buy and to trust.  


Your primary responsibilities will be:
•    Support the team in oversee, and liaise the Third-Party Policy Administrator finance and accounting activity, ensuring completeness, accuracy and timeliness of incoming financial data
•    Support comprehensive analysis and business commentaries with respect to the accounting policy, reporting, monitoring and reconciliation activities according the management requirements
•    Contribute and support Finance related projects, including new deals and other ad-hoc tasks as required
•    Assist preparation of timely and accurate data for internal and external reporting
•    Support internal / external audit activities and prepare requested information
•    Ensure compliance with the risk and control framework
•    Perform quality and consistency checks on outputs


Main customers:
•    Head of Finance Operations, Bratislava
•    iptiQ EMEA L&H Carrier CFO
•    Group Finance and iptiQ Financial Reporting Team
•    Internal / External audit
•    External administrators and Distribution Partners


About You:

•    Three or more years of work experience in the financial services industry (work experience in a controls/audit role is desirable)
•    Experience in complex Accounting
•    Detail orientation, financial and analytical thinking, working under own initiative
•    University degree in Economics, Science, Accounting or Business Administration or equivalent experience
•    Qualification in Accounting and/or Audit or equivalent experience
•    Strong communication skills – able to explain complex issues in a clear and concise fashion
•    PC skills, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint
•    Teammate with good interpersonal skills and an engaging and motivating persona
•    Advanced English language ability


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.


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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