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Mexico City, MX


Technical Accountant I 

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 our 15,000 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 L&H 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 you

Insurance/Reinsurance background (L&H preferable)

University degree preferably in the area of finance, actuary, accounting, economics or administration

Language skills: Fluent or Advanced in Portuguese, English, Spanish (preferable) written, spoken, listening

Very good comprehension of MS Office (Excel, Word, Power Point)

Good at numbers, strong analytical skills –detail oriented

Good verbal and written business communication skills

Good team player, diligent and accurate working style

Good process and quality understanding

Good understanding of accounting Target awareness

Positive attitude towards a dynamic and international environment

Team player

Solid and reliable performer

Solid understanding of interfaces and functions


The Company is an equal opportunity employer. It is the practice of the Company to recruit, hire and promote without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, pregnancy, sexual orientations, marital status, military status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Decisions on employment are solely based on an individual's qualifications for the position being filled.

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