sharing the costs of sports activities
- Promienistych 1, KrakówKraków, Lesser Poland
- Offer expired a month ago
- Remote recruitment
- contract of employment
- senior specialist (Senior)
Due to growth of the ZNA FAR Team in Krakow we are looking for a skilled candidate who will participate in transition project and be responsible for the set-up of the new Life activities within a Team. The incumbent will be responsible for the Life area journal entries, account reconciliation process, support financial statements preparation and perform specific Financial Accounting and Reporting activities compliant with IFRS, regulatory and statutory requirements. The role gives opportunity to participate in local, regional and global projects and that is why we are looking for a proactive, flexible person with a “can do” approach. In this position, you will also stand as a support and advisor to your colleagues, superior and to the client.
The role can be at a Specialist or a Senior Specialist level, depending on the candidate’s seniority and experience.
Calculate and perform general ledger bookings (journal entries) based on provided information (Life scope)
Perform regular monthly account reconciliation in Blackline system
Provide Group and external reporting (BS, P&L, Supplementary information to financial statement – according to IFRS and other GAAP if needed (e.g. Swiss GAAP, Irish GAAP, Solvency II)
Perform Intercompany reconciliation and postings
Perform various closing activities e.g. maintain interfaces to Sub ledger as an option, posting Statutory Adjusting Entries, performing Statutory Analysis and filings
Support/collaborate in various projects such as the analysis and implementation of Group Chart of Accounts changes and implementation of IFRS17 standard
Maintain contact with various stakeholders e.g. FAR Controllers, Actuaries, Local Accountants,
Understand ICFR RFC framework, execute controls and advise on those to the less experienced Team Members
End-to-end GL and financial reporting knowledge
Minimum 2-3 years of relevant experience in finance and accounting industry for Specialist and 4+ years for Senior Specialist
Finance and Accounting, Economy or equivalent academic degree
SAP and Excel knowledge
IFRS or other GAAPs knowledge as an asset
Problem solving skills and independent, efficient working methods
English skills – spoken and written at fluent level
This position will be dedicated for the US (American) customer, which will require occasionally adapting to work according to the US hours as per the team’s shift schedule.
What we offer
Real life opportunities to develop and grow with us and contribute to the world around us.
private medical care
sharing the costs of professional training & courses
remote work opportunities
flexible working time
corporate sports team
no dress code
coffee / tea
employee referral program
onsite fitness trainings
up to 80% of trainings reimbursement (f.ex. ACCA)
nice and friendly atmosphere
Phone call checking the competency of the candidate
Video conference call with Manager of the Team
Zurich Insurance Company LTD
Zurich is one of the world’s leading insurance groups, and one of the few to operate on a global basis. Our mission is to help our customers understand and protect themselves from risk.
In March 2016 we established a Shared Service Centre in Kraków, in Poland to support our global strategy. It is from this location that we have created a global shared service platform, focusing on advanced business functions such as financial accounting and reporting, planning and performance management, ICFR testing, financial systems management as well as HR integrated talent management operations.
We are committed to creating value for all our stakeholders on some of their deepest challenges, including climate change, a changing world of work and a digital society. Sustainability is a strategic priority for Zurich and it is our ambition to be known as one of the most responsible and impactful businesses in the world. In 2019, Zurich outperformed 99 percent of our industry peers in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index. And we received numerous awards across the world acknowledging our commitment to diversity, community resilience and responsible investment. Reinforcing our ambition, in June 2019 Zurich first insurer to commit to the UN Global Compact’s Business Ambition for 1.5C. We believe sustainability is about meeting the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs – ultimately ensuring we do business in a way today that ensures our long-term growth.