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Bratislava, SK

Senior Financial Professional


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?


About the Role


Are you a person who needs to see the bigger picture? Do you connect the dots very easily? Are you curious how technology and automation can achieve stronger IFRS controls' environment? Are you result oriented and you need to see strong outcomes of your work?


If your answer is YES! then this is a fantastic opportunity for you to come and be part of our team.


Main duties:

  • Lead and coordinate the Governance workstream on behalf of Finance Reinsurance in a global project

  • Ensure right control- and quality framework is in place to gain efficiencies

  • Drive the risk assessments for strategic transformation initiatives, such as USGAAP to IFRS transformation

  • Propose, design, and implement new digital processes and tools to improve the finance journey for all partners involved

  • Provide transparency on progress by actively communicating with all involved partners across regions

  • Be in charge of managing the change of controls environment

  • Consult on audit advisory matters (both internally and externally) such as transparency towards assurance functions


About the Team


Our team is part of central Accounting & Reporting department, which is responsible for the production of financial figures, the consolidation of financial views in Reinsurance for external reporting and ensuring consistency across US GAAP, statutory and economic reporting bases.


More specifically, FinRe Governance & Advisory team provides an advice and acts as trusted partner to Swiss Re Finance teams globally in the management of governance framework. Our team advises on risk mitigations in process and control related matters, and drives the transition of the new group valuation & IT infrastructure from risk perspective.


About You


Who are we looking for:


  • University degree in Economics/Finance 

  • Minimum 3 years of relevant working exprerience

  • IFRS knowledge (IFRS 9 & IFRS 17) and project management experience is an advantage

  • You can coach and mentor other colleagues (peer coaching)

  • Strong analytical skills to resolve complex queries

  • Your English is excellent (written and spoken)

  • You have a commercial & consulting approach to challenge the status quo and understanding of business partners' needs


The minimum gross monthly base salary for this role is 1700 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.


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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Reference Code: 105341 


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