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Mexico City, MX

Reinsurance Analyst


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 Team

Technical Accounting function takes care of end-to-end process of managing the P&C reinsurance account, cash flow and data quality of the responsible portfolio. The portfolio consists of set of our clients who are primarily insurance companies and brokers. TA ensures that our clients submit timely and quality account as per contractual wording, analysis and processing of the reinsurance data and overall cash flow management. It is largely the TA function who receives and runs the client data post singing a contract between SR and the client and has a high impact on downstream functions like Finance, Actuary, Underwriters and Client Markets and has a direct influence on technical and financial figures of Swiss Re.


All this is only possible through a good understanding of re-insurance concept, accounting principles and understanding of our clients. The position-holder is required to work within a set framework of processes and guidelines and continuously improve the situation to meet the agreed set of KPI deliverables.


The TA has to look for opportunities within the core process to create value (qualitative and quantitative) of Swiss Re and external clients. The role also includes strong interaction with our internal functions and regular interaction with external clients (via email, phone and visits)


About the role:

Perform and/or oversee work by peers for the clients/accounts and/or processes assigned, providing guidance on reinsurance accounting matters. Authorize and/or escalate financial transactions and/or payments as per authority matrix. Escalate issues to management and/or senior management as per business judgment. Handle internal/external client relationships as per assignments. Perform TA operational duties as needed/required. Responsible for ensuring the accuracy and integrity of the technical accounting data in the systems while being able to handle and/or oversee set of clients/portfolios. Steers to assure individual and collective achievement of operational and financial targets.

  • Demonstrated independence in role
  • Advancement from basic oversight/processing to portfolio knowledge
  • Understanding of Data Quality and risk management framework
  • Proactive use of knowledge to support team and drive results
  • eAdmin (in addition to the above):
    • Perform root cause analysis for trending errors
    • Identify error solutions and submit proposals for workarounds


About you:


  • University degree preferably in the area of finance, accounting, economics or administration
  • Language skills: Fluent or Advanced comprehension and use of English (written, spoken, listening), Spanish is a plus.
  • Business correspondence in English with internal and external clients via email, phone calls, and visits as required
  • Proactive exercise of critical thinking analysis and problem solving with root cause identification
  • Proficiency in new workflow technologies (ACORD, B3i, Robotics, etc.)
  • Demonstrate agility and navigate ambiguity to deliver on core expectations through change
  • Ability to work collaboratively in virtual/remote international/global/multicultural team environment
  • MS Office proficiency (Excel, Word, Power Point)
  • Strong analytical skills – detail oriented
  • Team player, willingness to share pertinent business information



We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Reference Code: 100885 


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