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Mexico City, MX

Reinsurance Governance Manager P&C Americas 1


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 passionate about the various lines of business and the full Reinsurance value chain? Are you self-motivated, ambitious and passionate about Governance topics? Are you willing to demonstrate performance culture in your daily activities?

If yes, then we have an opportunity for you in our global Reinsurance Governance team!

In this role, your main responsibility is to act as first point of contact for your business partners related to all their operational, Compliance and financial risk topics. This means working closely with business partners across the process value chain to continuously improve their risk and compliance framework!

We believe in collaboration. We are looking for someone willing to partner with a broad network of professionals. You will have the opportunity to actively exchange knowledge, collaborate and support global initiatives.

Your main activities in particular:

  • You maintain and improve the risk control framework of Reinsurance Property and Casualty businesses in Americas.
  • You partner with business leaders to maintain a robust risk and control framework that is fit for purpose now and in the future.
  • You express your concerns openly and in a balanced fashion.
  • You drive identification of any potential gaps in controls and identification of areas for improvement while ensuring consistency between the regions and teams (global perspective).
  • You lead governance workstreams of key group projects related to process improvements
  • You stay calm, focused and resilient in difficult times, providing partners with clarity on a way-forward.
  • You collaborate with all the assurance functions to drive greater value for the 1st line while ensuring a good governance framework.
  • You use data analytics and visualizations to highlight concerns and for monitoring.

About the Team:

The Reinsurance Governance Team sits under Reinsurance Center. The team is diverse, global and delivers on both lines of business (P&C and L&H) and regional objectives. Its mission is to be the first port of call for the Reinsurance business partners regarding operational risk management, compliance and audit topics. It is positioned to support and educate the business teams on all governance related matters. As dedicated governance specialists with a good understanding of the business processes, it is a true partner for the teams it supports.

About You:

  • Insurance/reinsurance operational experience of 5 years or more, good P&C expertise is an asset
  • Deep knowledge of three lines of defense concept
  • Ability to deal positively with ambiguity and many diverse topics
  • A strong sense of ownership for timely and high-quality delivery with customer focus
  • Outstanding teammate with strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Experience in leading projects and change initiatives
  • University degree or equivalent business experience
  • Fluent in Spanish and English; proficiency in other languages (e.g., Portuguese) is an advantage


IMPORTANT:  Please submit your CV in English because this position will report to US


Swiss Re is an equal opportunity employer. It is our practice 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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