Práca SME
Pridať inzerát

Financial Reporting and Accounting Expert

Zurich Insurance Company Ltd, organizačná zložka

Information about the position

  • Place of work: District of Bratislava I, of Bratislava I
  • Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards: 2035€/month plus other pay elements based on your experience
  • Start date: By agreement
  • Contract type: full-time

Job description, responsibilities and duties

* Reconciliation of revenues to billings; review of revenue accruals;
* Cooperation with external firm processing payroll; preparing reconciliation of payroll records to general ledger accounts;
* Maintenance of fixed assets register; calculation of tax and accounting depreciation;
* Preparing analysis of expenses for financial statements and tax returns;
* Maintaining reconciliation of VAT general ledger account to VAT returns;
* Reconciliation of bank statements to general ledger accounts balances;
* Review of income tax and VAT returns prepared advisers;
* Preparation and analysis of accruals for expenses during the period-end closing;
* Assist, as needed, with internal and external audits;
* Suggest changes in general ledger structure;
* Support the timely reporting of key financial information; prepare the annual financial statements under IFRS;
* Follow up on any differences in intragroup balances reconciliations;
* Ensure compliance with IFRS and Slovak GAAP;
* Ensure compliance with the company's accounting policies, procedures and processes;
* Operate within a robust SOX and internal control environment;

The contract is limited for 1 year.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Master's degree)
Postgraduate (Doctorate)

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Number of years of experience


Personality requirements and skills

* A minimum of 4 years´ experience in accounting / financial reporting.
* Preferred ACCA qualification and prior big 4 experience at supervisor/manager level.  
* Good understanding of IFRS and Slovak accounting legislation.
* University degree, preferred focus on economics, finance / accounting.
* Understanding of financial reporting processes, risk management and controls.
* Understanding of Slovak income tax and VAT legislation.
* Preferred prior experience with SAP; required general IT literacy in MS Office, excellent command of MS Excel.
* Fluent in English and Slovak; ability to read and analyse Slovak laws and regulations and their impact on financial reporting processes;
* Analytical thinking.


Brief description of the company

Zurich Insurance Company Ltd is a leading multi-line insurer that serves its customers in global and local markets. With about 53,000 employees, it provides a wide range of property and casualty, and life insurance products and services in more than 210 countries and territories. Zurich’s customers include individuals, small businesses, and mid-sized and large companies, as well as multinational corporations.

Zurich Bratislava is a Slovakia-based competence center for highly specialized services in the areas of Life Actuarial, Non-life Pricing & Analytics, Claims, Risk Management, Business Intelligence, IT Application Development and Service Management - as well as Insurance Network Management.

An international workforce of more than 200 talented professionals are supporting Zurich business units around the globe with value added services.

Number of employees

200-249 employees

Company address

Zurich Insurance Company Ltd, organizačná zložka
Mýtna 48
811 07 Bratislava