Reinsurance Accountant

Expiring today

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Competitive Salary
Apr 23, 2021
May 11, 2021
Job Role
Contract Type
Full Time
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Allianz is the home for Finance Professionals who dare to break conventions.

Is it your time to speak up and challenge status quo?

Due to business growth and a recent acquisition we have a rare opportunity to join our Reinsurance team in the Finance division. Reporting into Manager - Reinsurance Accounting the primary purpose of this role is to provide reinsurance financial services to Allianz Australia (AAL) and related businesses to meet financial objectives. As an established, supportive and stable team we are looking for someone who is passionate about process improvement to join us to drive efficiencies.

You'll be responsible for:
  • Provide accurate and timely delivery of financial reinsurance services and information to AAL and related entities in accordance with AAL and Group requirements.
  • Support the collation of data to ensure compliance with statutory, regulatory or adhoc reporting for reinsurance accounting.
  • Collate statistical, underwriting and claims information from branches and subsidiaries in Australia and overseas.
  • Proactively identify opportunities for system and process improvements in the way services are provided to stakeholders.
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to provide reinsurance financial expertise to support planning, budget and decision making processes.

  • Important to your success:
  • Tertiary qualifications in relevant discipline with relevant accreditations (Chartered Accountants - CA/CPA or equivalent).
  • Experience in a complex matrixed organisation, financial services or general insurance in a Reinsurance capacity is essential.
  • Ability to interpret and analyse complex information, extract meaningful insights.
  • Demonstrated ability to identify areas for improved efficiencies and drive process improvement.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skill with demonstrated ability to collaborate effectively with senior stakeholders to establish strong professional relationships and influence outcomes.
  • Pays high attention to detail by completing tasks with thoroughness and accuracy and has the ability to quickly identify errors or inconsistencies within information.

  • What's on offer?
  • Be part of a team that's open-minded, supportive, approachable and genuinely focused on customer outcomes
  • You'll be given the opportunity to make a meaningful impact on how we do things
  • Learn through being supported and encouraged to take on new challenges that will help you to develop new skills
  • Feel supported to give something a go - try different things, take on new responsibilities and explore opportunities
  • Want to fast-track your career? We'll help you to find the right projects, opportunities and training to develop the capabilities you need to go further, faster
  • Walk straight into stable, high-trust client relationships that will enable you to confidently deliver meaningful outcomes to your clients from day one

  • About us

    Allianz is an equal opportunity employer and therefore welcomes applications regardless of ethnicity or cultural background, age, gender, nationality, religion, disability or sexual orientation.

    Diversity of minds is an integral part of Allianz' company culture. One means to achieve diverse teams is a regular rotation of Allianz Executive employees across functions, Allianz entities and geographies. Therefore, the company expects from its employees a general openness and a high motivation to regularly change positions and collect experiences across Allianz Group.

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