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Sydney, NSW, AU

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.

Our success depends on our ability to build an inclusive culture encouraging fresh perspectives and innovative thinking. Swiss Re Corporate Solutions embraces 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.



About the Role


This is a senior position for a proactive finance manager with strong exposure in the general insurance industry, supporting the Head of Finance in all aspects of financial matters.


The primary responsibility includes managing all external regulatory reporting (including APRA lodgment, indirect tax submission) and providing in-depth finance business partnering to internal customers.


Your main responsibilities will include, however, are not limited to:


  • Controlling quality and timely submission on regulatory financial reporting;

  • Distilling complex financial data with clear and practical insight for management;

  • Building and maintaining analysis of results at the lines of business level;

  • Managing financial projections including capital forecast, by proactively and effectively business partnering across the organisation;

  • Engaging with external customers (e.g., regulators, auditors, tax etc.);

  • Strengthening internal control framework and finance process efficiencies;

  • Supporting strategic financial analysis, including KPI benchmarking in various product segments; and

  • Contributing towards other projects as required.


About the Team


The Finance team provides financial steering and support to the local business unit.


About You


  • Degree qualified with CA / CPA full membership, or equivalent;

  • Relevant work experience in the insurance industry, providing value adding, commercial business partnering for senior management;

  • Strong knowledge around AASB 1023 and a preferred understanding of IFRS 17 developments;

  • Solid problem solving and analytical skills with the ability to deliver quality output on short deadlines, and attention to detail without losing sight of the big picture;

  • Excellent communication and leadership skills with demonstrated ability to inspire and influence others.


Do you have a positive approach and attitude, with a growth mindset to deliver initiatives and results? If so, we would love to hear from you!


Swiss Re offers modern working arrangements that allow all employees to adapt to changing work preferences. We currently provide employees with attractive offices, competitive benefits such as 25 days annual leave, 15 days personal leave, work anniversary leave, salary continuance insurance, flu vaccinations and annual health checks.


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

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