Senior Technical Accountant (m/f/d)

 StepStone ·  11.07.2019 ·  München, Hamburg ·  Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty SE

Allianz is the home for those who dare – a supportive place where you can take the initiative to grow and to actively strengthen our global leadership position. By truly caring about people – both its 88 million private and corporate customers and more than 140,000 employees – Allianz fosters a culture where its employees are empowered to collaborate, perform, embrace trends and challenge the industry. Our main ambition is to be our customers’ trusted partner, instilling them with the confidence to grow. If you dare, join us at Allianz Group. 

Allianz is an equal opportunity employer. Everybody is welcome, regardless of other characteristics such as gender, age, origin, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion, disability, or sexual orientation.

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) is the Allianz Group's dedicated carrier for corporate and specialty insurance business. AGCS provides insurance and risk consultancy across the whole spectrum of specialty, alternative risk transfer and corporate business: Marine, Aviation (incl. Space), Energy, Engineering, Entertainment, Financial Lines (incl. D&O), Liability, Mid-Corporate and Property insurance (incl. International Insurance Programs).

Worldwide, AGCS operates in 30 countries with own units and in over 210 countries and territories through the Allianz Group network and partners. In 2016, it employed around 5,000 people and provided insurance solutions to more than three quarters of the 'Fortune Global 500' companies, writing a total of €7.6 billion gross premium worldwide. 

AGCS SE is rated AA by Standard & Poor's and A+ by A.M. Best. 

Senior Technical Accountant (m/f/d) - (Munich or Hamburg)

Job Purpose/Role As a global player AGCS follows the highest international actuarial standards. With a deep understanding of financial systems, our experts play a key role for the stability and future development of our company, and have a direct impact on business decisions.

Reporting to the Head of Actuarial Closing you will be part of an international team of actuaries working in a truly global environment. You will partner a Regional Line of Business (LoB), handle reporting and closing activities to support the business steering.

Ensure that all IFRS, GAAP and Statutory closing and reporting tasks related to own area of responsibility are accurate and timely on a global basis. This includes the coordination, transfer and reconciliation of data from interfaces of front-end systems

Ensure application of guidelines and document procedures and workflow for assigned areas of responsibility. You will also contribute actively to improving and implementing global processes and workflows as well as the implementation of global policies and procedures

Support the global analysis of booked claims figures, assist internal clients with such as reports, research and identify key drivers, risks and opportunities

Maintain good relationship management with relevant stakeholders, e.g. auditors, tax authorities, etc.

Involve in project work as assigned

You have a degree (ideally Master) in Business Administration, Economics, Finance, Accounting, or you are qualified by experience

You have expertise in reinsurance or asset management as well as in standard accounting (GAAP & IFRS) for insurance and reinsurance

You have proven experience in financial analysis and reporting and you are able to handle complex processes, including a good understanding of data flows

You have an understanding of insurance financial statements and performance indicators as well as the legal and regulatory framework

You manage projects including milestone, task and resource planning, project controlling, monitoring, reporting and moderation techniques. Thereby you work structured and very precisely with attention to detail

Advanced Excel and PowerPoint skills to analyze and present data in a compelling way to a variety of stakeholders

You are comfortable working both in a team and independently, in an international and dynamic environment

Fluent in English and German

AGCS promotes an individual work-life balance for example the possibility of working part-time. Provided that the job with its respective basic conditions is suitable for this, all positions advertised on a full-time basis can also be filled on a part-time basis. 

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