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Insurance Accounting and Closing Expert (m/f/d) in Group Accounting and Reporting

Job Level:  Professional

München, DE, 80802

Available until:  10/11/2022
Area of Expertise:  Finance & Accounting
Unit:  Allianz SE
Employing Entity: 
Job Type:  Full-Time
Remote Job:  Remote working due to Covid 19
Employment Type:  Permanent
ID:  3745

What we do

Group Accounting & Reporting provides reliable, high quality financial information to management, investors, analysts, regulators and the general public through external reporting. 

As Insurance Accounting and Closing Expert in Group Accounting & Reporting you will be part of the Closing and Principles Reinsurance team of Allianz SE.

The Closing and Principles Reinsurance team is in charge of reinsurance based accounting and reporting requirements under IFRS, HGB and Solvency II for Allianz SE, the holding and reinsurance company of Allianz Group. The responsibilities of this team range from accounting policy guidance, preparation of quarterly and annual closings, planning and analysis of financial data to presentation of results to various internal and external stakeholders (Management/Supervisor/Public). Moreover, the Closing and Principles Reinsurance team will provide accounting and closing services to other insurance subsidiaries of Allianz SE.


What you do

As Insurance Accounting and Closing Expert in Group Accounting & Reporting you will be responsible for the following tasks:

• Provide accounting guidance under IFRS (especially IFRS17), HGB and Solvency 2 from a reinsurance accounting perspective
• Support the implementation and refinement of the technical accounting processes for IFRS17
• Support the preparation of the monthly and quarterly closings with a focus on the reinsurance positions in the financial statements
• Perform analysis and controls, particurlarly on the IFRS17 financials and support the yearly planning exercise
• Act as interface with our internal stakeholder or external auditor on reinsurance accounting matters and significant transactions


Your qualification

• You have completed a university degree – preferably in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration, Economics, Mathemathics
• You have excellent technical skills in MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) – VBA/Macro knowledge is a plus
• You have sound knowledge and experience with SAP (FI, BW)
• Fluent written and verbal conversational skills in German and English complete your profile


Your experience and key skills

• You have solid IFRS, HGB and Solvency II accounting knowledge with a minimum of 3 year working experience in the (re)insurance industry or a comparable audit background 

• Your IFRS17 experience or knowledge is a strong plus
• You have strong analytical and communication skills  
• You have a solid understanding of data modelling, operations and technical workflows with regards to financial reporting and closing operations
• You enjoy designing and optimizing processes independently
• You have an open mindset and a Can-Do attitude
• You have a high affinity for insurance and financial market topics and enjoy driving digitalization


Additional Information

We offer: Career development programs, Workwell@AllianzSE, Flexible working arrangements
Senior Recruiter: Ms. Sabrina DiClemente – Phone: +49 (0)89 3800- 69518
Please submit your applications only via our online tool.



Allianz Group is one of the most trusted insurance and asset management companies in the world. Caring for our employees, their ambitions, dreams and challenges, is what makes us a unique employer. Together we can build an environment where everyone feels empowered and has the confidence to explore, to grow and to shape a better future for our customers and the world around us. 
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.
We therefore welcome applications regardless of ethnicity or cultural background, age, gender, nationality, religion, disability or sexual orientation.
Join us. Let's care for tomorrow.
Note: 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.