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Reinsurance Accounting Specialist

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Our opportunity 

 

Reinsurance Accounting Specialist


The Reinsurance Accounting Specialist is responsible for the reconciliation and settlement process between cedents (fronting company) and reinsurers (Producing Company). In order to be successful at this role solid relationships with cedents and reinsurers have to be built.
The Accounting Specialist functions as link between the Producing Country and the local fronting company in the areas of cash-flow management, reinsurance accounting and back office support.
The role ensures that reinsurance transactions are executed according to the Producing Countries’ requirements and according to the Zurich performance standards, Operating Directives as well as Network Service Centre and Clearing House specific processes.

 

Candidates from Ukraine are encouraged to apply.
 
Your role


As Reinsurance Accounting Specialist, your main responsibilities will include: 

 

  • Timely deliver correct accounting data for Reinsurance,
  • Handle technical accounting for International Programs,
  • Handle mismatches between cedents and Reinsurers (intercompany as well as externally),
  • Issue payment orders and clears open items with cash,
  • Act as human interface between PC’s and Partners and guide partners on premium/invoicing related issues,
  • Ensure high quality of information to all parties concerned and liaise closely with IP Operations and Network Management,
  • Support Partner Relationship Management by maintaining close day to day contact with peers at the partner offices.

 
Your Skills and Experience 


As Reinsurance Accounting Specialist, your skills and experience will ideally include:

 

  • At least 2 years of experience in Accounting
  • Business degree in business finance or equivalent
  • Strong MS Excel knowledge
  • Strong verbal, written and presentation skills
  • Good communication, organisational and analytical skills
  • Highly motivated individual with a hunger to learn
  • Used to work under pressure

 

Nice to have:

  • Insurance or Reinsurance experience within international environment (preferred)
  • Good accounting knowledge in respect of Sub-Ledger (SAP FSCD) and General-Ledger (SAP)


We offer

 

Minimal monthly salary offer is 1400EUR/gross plus other pay elements based on your experience. 

 

Working time benefits
Personal days off, Concentrated work week, Additional vacation, Home office, Extra days off at occasion of childbirth, Sabbatical leave

 

Monetary benefits
Life insurance from Zurich Austria, Compensation for salary loss during sick leave, 3rd pension pillar contribution, Risk Life Insurance, Meal contribution on top of the legally required minimum, Years of service bonus, Wedding bonus, Baby bonus
 

Other benefits
Edenred electronic cafeteria, Public Transport contribution, Maternity leave benefits, Company and team events
 

Learning/Development
Professional Certifications, Online Education Portals, Extensive Onboarding program, Strengths based culture (GALLUP)

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