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Accounting Specialist

Zurich Insurance Company Ltd, organizačná zložka

Information about the position

  • Place of work: Bratislava
  • Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards: 1 400 EUR/monthMinimal guaranteed bottom limit. Final salary offer depends on your experience and requirements.
  • Start date: asap
  • Contract type: full-time

Job description, responsibilities and duties

The 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.

As 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

Employee perks, benefits


Working time benefits
  • Personal off days
  • Additional vacation
  • Flexible beginning of working day
  • Concentrated work week
  • Home office
  • Extra days off at occasion of childbirth
  • Sabbatical leave

Monetary benefits
  • Compensation for salary loss during sick leave
  • Life insurance from Zurich Austria
  • 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)

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Master's degree)

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Number of years of experience

2

Personality requirements and skills


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

•    At least 2 years of experience in Accounting
•    Business degree in business finance or equivalent
•    Insurance or Reinsurance experience within international environment (preferred)
•    Good accounting knowledge in respect of Sub-Ledger (SAP FSCD) and General-Ledger (SAP)
•    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

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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

250-499 employees