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Sao Paulo, São Paulo, BR

IFRS Project Manager


About Swiss Re Corporate Solutions

Swiss Re is one of the world’s leading providers of reinsurance, insurance and other forms of insurance-based risk transfer. We anticipate and manage risks, from natural catastrophes and climate change to cybercrime.

Swiss Re Corporate Solutions is the commercial insurance arm of the Swiss Re Group. We offer innovative insurance solutions to large and midsized multinational corporations from our approximately 50 locations worldwide. We help clients mitigate their risk exposure, whilst our industry-leading claims service provides them with additional peace of mind.

Swiss Re Corporate Solutions offers a flexible working environment where curious and adaptable people thrive. Are you interested in joining us?


*Please Submit your CV in English*


In this position, you will coordinate business requirements for Group/Local IFRS reporting and IT development to ensure alignment to policy work and change management policy.


Main responsibilities:

•             Coordination and alignment with the Business Unit IFRS Project Team and Workstreams;

•             Preparing detailed impact assessments of the adoption of IFRS to the Corporate Solutions Business;

•             Assist in the interpretation of policy work and ensure process and system changes within the IT landscape;

•             Lead change management of established quarterly reporting process and applications used for existing Group Level reporting (US GAAP and Economic Value Management) and the transition to IFRS reporting;

•             Close coordination to the IT Team to ensure the system changes implemented for IFRS are aligned to the overall IT strategy;

•             General requirements processing and prioritization with close coordination with the Business Unit Teams to capture requirements for local IFRS and Group IFRS reporting;

•             Stakeholder management and ensuring alignment of communication with business and finance;

•             Critical issue process management.


About You

We encourage your application if you meet position's requirements:

•             5 plus years of accounting/financial reporting experience. Big 4 a plus, CPA a plus;

•             Fluent English skills; Spanish is desirable;


•             Proven experience in delivering a transformation project

•             Solid understanding of IFRS 17 accounting for and experience in external reporting


•             Proven experience in delivering a transformation project;

•             Experience in establishing a working project team structure and project management;

•             Experience in driving a successful change management plan;

•             Experience in directing IT teams on application development projects (define requirements, design, build, testing, go live);

•             Accounting certification (CPA, etc.) issued by a governing body a plus;

•             Digital, operational improvement, and agile attitude;

•             Strong problem solving, organization, and interpersonal skills;

•             Experience in delivering key messages to senior executives.




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.

During the recruitment process, reasonable accommodations for disabilities are available upon request. If contacted for an interview, please inform the Recruiter/HR Professional of the accommodation needed.


Keywords: Performance Reporting, Financial Planning & Analysis
Reference Code: 95540 



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