Senior Finance Expert (m/f/d)

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty

At AGCS our Finance department has an in-depth understanding of the business, to deliver a best-in-class finance service. We work in close collaboration with other departments to drive profitability.~crlf~ ~crlf~Based in Munich and directly reporting to the Head of Finance Non-Technical Solutions you contribute to and drive the development and delivery of Finance aspects in strategic projects within AGCS. You serve as Finance Business Data Steward and align relevant aspects across all stakeholders from Finance, other AGCS areas (like Operations. Claims, IT) and Allianz Group. Furthermore, you identify, propose and ensure autonomously execution of development and implementation of best practices respectively harmonizing of processes your area of responsibility.

In this role you will…~crlf~##Serve as Finance Business Data steward and drive for improved data quality for AGCS by consistent data definitions and reference data mappings, in line with the needs of the Finance stakeholders.~crlf~##Represent Finance in the community of business data stewards and align relevant data aspects with all relevant stakeholders from Finance, other AGCS areas (like Operations. Claims, IT) and Allianz Group.~crlf~##Represent Finance in agile release trains and other projects and initiatives as a Product Owner and Finance senior expert, and develop further financial applications as well as the system architecture and process landscape in close collaboration with the CFO pillars, IT, process management and other AGCS and Group functions.~crlf~##Support the execution of the Closing process, Planning process and Payment processing by coordinating and monitoring associated activities on issue identification and resolution, and also by analyzing business related issues. Execute or contribute to the execution of governance processes in the responsibility of Finance Solutions.~crlf~##Drive change programs and solution development within Finance Solutions.~crlf~##Guide and mentor junior staff.~crlf~

##Proven experience in the area of Technical Accounting in a P&C insurance company.~crlf~##Knowledge about data flows and processes from front-/mid office system to the General Ledger.~crlf~##You have professional experience in project and team work in an international and dynamic environment.~crlf~##Proven experience in communication with and presenting to a variety of stakeholders incl. senior management.~crlf~##Experience in managing complex stakeholder structures with diverging requirements and interests.~crlf~##Excellent knowledge of Technical Accounting in a P&C insurance company with a strong understanding of adjunct Finance areas like Actuarial or P&PM.~crlf~##General insurance know-how as well as understanding of complexities inherent in an insurance group (consolidation processes, legal vs management view) allowing for cross-departmental thinking and acting.~crlf~##Advanced understanding of data flows with regards to financial reporting and closing operations, particularly in the area of business data mappings (e.g. for General Ledger dimensions).~crlf~##Ability to work in Agile Release Trains or other agile setups.~crlf~##You have an excellent analytical Thinking and Numeracy, you are able to identify patterns and root causes in complex data and processes to rapidly distil key issues and provide insight in various situations.~crlf~##Ability to identify and initiate appropriate actions to remediate issues that can be abstract / ambiguous and follow through on their remediation.~crlf~##You have an excellent tertiary qualification (ideally Master), preferably in Business Administration, Economics, Finance, Accounting or Mathematics, or equivalent work experience.~crlf~##Fluent in English.~crlf~

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 100 million private and corporate customers and more than 147,000 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.~crlf~~crlf~We at Allianz believe in a diverse and inclusive workforce and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We encourage you to bring your whole self to work, no matter where you are from, what you look like, who you love or what you believe in.

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) is a leading global corporate insurance carrier and a key business unit of Allianz Group. We provide risk consultancy, Property-Casualty insurance solutions and alternative risk transfer for a wide spectrum of commercial, corporate and specialty risks across 10 dedicated lines of business.~crlf~Our customers are as diverse as business can be, ranging from Fortune Global 500 companies to small businesses, and private individuals. Among them are not only the world’s largest consumer brands, tech companies and the global aviation and shipping industry, but also wineries, satellite operators or Hollywood film productions. They all look to AGCS for smart answers to their largest and most complex risks in a dynamic, multinational business environment and trust us to deliver an outstanding claims experience.

Worldwide, AGCS operates with its own teams in 32 countries and through the Allianz Group network and partners in over 200 countries and territories, employing over 4,300 people. As one of the largest Property-Casualty units of Allianz Group, we are backed by strong and stable financial ratings. In 2019, AGCS generated a total of €9.1 billion gross premium globally.~crlf~For more information, visit www.agcs.allianz.com or follow us on Twitter @AGCS_Insurance and LinkedIn.~crlf~~crlf~


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