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Bratislava, SK

Senior Technical Accountant with French Language

Would you like to become part of Knowledge Company with global presence and strong reputation? Joining our reinsurance centre you have the exclusive opportunity to see all the aspects of the business and be in contact with other branches all around the world! Reinsurance can surprise you!


  • You will encounter various responsibilities from reviewing and verifying Re/ Insurance portfolio for Swiss Re worldwide, through analytical work, to communication with internal and external partners.
  • Reinsurance is a stable area and therefore development in this business will never go to waste. Variety of performed activities will be keeping you in close contact with the clients and Swiss Re colleagues worldwide.


What will you do in this role?


  • Processing and verifying the reinsurance accounts received from our global clients as agreed in treaties
  • Communication with our internal and external clients (business correspondence, calls)
  • Data analysis and reporting (MS Excel, PowerBI)
  • Financial settlement with clients according to treaty terms and agreements, timely management of overall cash flow
  • Data quality control and risk management related activities according to internal guidelines
  • Ensure that the agreed priorities, timelines and service standards are achieved
  • Contribute to long term operational improvement projects. Initialize development of new processes / methodologies / applications and automation of processes
  • Independently identify, develop and implement step changes to processes that benefit the wider team / organisation.
  • Mentor/Coach build expertise - develops capabilities of self and group in the area of technical expertise.


About the Team


Our team is small, yet engaged and dynamic group of professionals working with colleagues in other departments in several locations. We strive to expand our reinsurance knowledge, develop professionally, and provide excellent service to our partners. Each one of us is unique and has some superpowers, that’s why we are a special team you want to join.

The quality of our work influences Swiss Re reputation and is instrumental in the company's growth in all markets around the world. In this role you will come into contact with various departments and different Swiss Re locations.

In your new role you will be working with the reinsurance contracts, handle the dedicated portfolio and you will be responsible for running end-to-end process of the accounts, including cash flow, data quality of the respective portfolio and paying claim settlements to our clients sometimes even of natural catastrophes you can read about in the media.


About you


  • University degree in the area of finance, accounting, economics
  • English & French proficient written and spoken
  • 5+ Years of Technical Accounting experience (incl. exposure to SwiftRe)
  • Good comprehension of MS Office (e.g. Excel, Word, Power Point)
  • Flair for numbers and analytical skills
  • Data literacy – ability to read and interpret data
  • Good verbal and written business communication skills
  • Excellent teammate and willingness to share and support
  • Diligent and accurate working style
  • Proactive approach and eagerness to learn
  • Solves business problems using own initiative and common sense


Minimum base salary for this job is EUR 1600. Our offer to you may be higher based on your skills and experience and will include additional rewards and benefits.


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


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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. We cover both Property & Casualty and Life & Health. 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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