Permanent Placement

(Senior) Specialist (gn) - Reinsurance Accounting

For our client, a global player in the insurance industry, headquartered in Munich, we are searching for an experienced (Senior) Specialist (gn) - Reinsurance Accounting with an excellent analytical, forward-thinking, and structured way of working as well as a strong hands-on mentality.


Your tasks:

Your main task is managing and controlling the company's relevant reinsurance data in close cooperation with the management

You are responsible for the timely reconciliation of receivables and liabilities from reinsurance and analyze and clarify internal group differences for this purpose

You ensure the timely preparation of monthly, quarterly, and annual financial statements in accordance with HGB and IFRS and take over reporting

You work on accounting projects as well as on the further development and optimization of processes within the finance department

You work closely and trustingly with the finance departments and the actuarial department within the entire organization and are available as a technical contact for reinsurance accounting topics

Your profile:

You have successfully completed your studies (preferably) in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration, Economics, or a related field or have a comparable qualification

You have already gained several years of professional experience in the insurance environment, preferably in an international insurance company or in an auditing firm (ideally Big4/next10) with a focus on insurance. You also have a strong understanding of HGB and/or IFRS. Solvency II and IFRS 17 experience is a big plus

You have the ability of developing and applying operational excellence (process structure, process efficiency & process documentation) and you have excellent analytical skills, coupled with a strong understanding of numbers and detail accuracy

You are a team player with a hands-on mentality and have excellent communication skills at all hierarchical levels

You are organized and structured in your approach as well as able to plan ahead. You always keep the big picture in mind

You are business fluent in English and ideally fluent in German. You are also proficient in Excel


An innovative, well known, respected, international company

First-class development opportunities as well as prospects for your own career; an exciting and varied job in cooperation with qualified and specialized colleagues from all over the world

A high degree of independence and personal responsibility combined with plenty of room to contribute and implement your skills

A competitive compensation and benefits package, including a generous bonus program, company health insurance and company pension plan

Modern, bright office space, the opportunity to work on the move, a 38-hour week, flexible working hours and 30 days' vacation

Work-life-balance oriented mindset

Bicycle leasing, a versatile insurance and health offer and an excellent canteen