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Senior Financial Accountant (m/f/d) - Global Technical Accounting & Reporting

Job Level:  Professional

Unterföhring (bei München), DE, 85774 München, DE, 81737

Available until:  23.04.2023
Area of Expertise:  Finance & Accounting
Unit:  Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty
Employing Entity:  Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty SE
Job Type:  Full-Time
Remote Job:  Hybrid working
Employment Type:  Permanent
ID:  21699

Let’s care for tomorrow.
Your ambitions.  Your dreams.  Your tomorrow.


At Allianz Global Corporate and Specialty SE (AGCS), we are the global leader for insuring corporate and specialty risks in the Allianz Group. Whether it’s aircraft, satellites, the world’s biggest ships and tallest building, cyber-attacks or climate change impacts, Allianz Global Corporate and Specialty (AGCS) has the major risks covered when it comes to protecting businesses.


We are looking for a Senior Financial Accountant (m/f/d) , based in Unterföhring.


Your Team

At AGCS our Accounting department is responsible for the efficient, accurate, and timely production of AGCS’ financial information, that produces valuable financial insights for the company and helps to protect its assets.


The Impact You Will Have 

Reporting directly to the Head of Technical Closing & Reporting, based in Munich, you are part of the Global Technical Accounting and Reporting team. You will be responsible for the insurance related positions in the monthly, quarterly and yearly financial statements. Furthermore you will prepare the financial statements according to IFRS, Solvency 2 and HGB and you proactively contribute to projects and process improvement initiatives at a global level.

Some of your specific responsibilities could include

  • Ensure that all assigned closing and reporting tasks based on international and local accounting regimes are accurate and performed in time. 
  • Make sure that all reporting internally or to auditors and regulatory authorities are performed in high quality 
  • Check and control the plausibility of AGCS global and local underwriting result including corresponding balance sheet
  • Take care regulatory and Allianz Group accounting policy changes and ensure compliance with reporting and documentation requirements.
  • Substantiate AGCS' global balance sheet and P&L and identify and review conspicuous entries and take required actions (e.g. proactive communication to relevant stakeholders, error correction and process improvements)
  • Reconcile and resolve complex accounting transactions considering local and global standards 
  • Contribute in project work and initiatives, in particular as an Accounting subject matter expert 

What You’ll Bring to the Role

  • You have a degree in Business Administration, Business Mathematics/Informatics, Finance or Accounting
  • You have strong experience in in P&C (re-)insurance accounting and ideally experience in financial audit and controlling
  • You have proven understanding of insurance financial statements and their key performance indicators
  • You have professional knowledge and understanding of relevant accounting standards and regulations (IFRS 17, Solvency 2, HGB)
  • You have deep experience as active user of SAP BW with understanding of query and workbook development.
  • You have strong analytical skills to identify and follow up abstract issues and root causes
  • You are resolutely customer-focused with the ability to handle complex processes (in particular in the closing and reporting context) and have  good understanding of data flows.
  • You have advanced Excel and VBA skills to analyze and present data in a compelling way 
  • You are comfortable working both in a team and independently, in an international and dynamic environment
  • You are fluent in English and ideally German

21699 | Finance & Accounting | Professional | Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty | Full-Time | Permanent


What’s in it for you?


Let’s care about everything that makes you, you
We are committed to nurturing an inclusive environment where everyone feels they belong.  We offer a hybrid working model, which recognizes the value of striking a balance between in-person collaboration and remote working.  Please feel free to discuss flexible working arrangements with us.


Let’s care for your financial wellbeing
We believe in rewarding performance with a great compensation and benefits package (details vary by location), including a generous bonus scheme and pension.


Let’s care for your opportunities to progress
From career development and digital learning programs to international career mobility, we offer lifelong learning for our employees worldwide and an environment where innovation, delivery and empowerment are fostered.


Let’s care for life’s twists and turns
From our support for flexible working, health and wellbeing (including private healthcare and generous parental leave benefits), to helping people return from career breaks with experience that nothing else can teach.  We’ve got your back.


Let’s care for our society and our planet
With opportunities to be engaged in shaping a future that is safe, inclusive and sustainable, we care for the tomorrows of our people, our industry and our clients.


Care to join us?

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) is a global corporate insurance carrier and part 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.  Learn more about us by clicking here.

Allianz is an equal opportunity employer, and therefore welcomes applications regardless of ethnicity or cultural background, age, gender, nationality, religion, disability, sexual orientation or any other protected characteristic.  Diversity of thinking is an important part of our company culture.


People with disabilities:
We want to give all our candidates the best opportunity to succeed.  If you need any adjustments to be made during the application and selection process, please email


Recruitment Agencies: 
AGCS has an in-house recruitment team, which focuses on sourcing great candidates directly. AGCS does not accept unsolicited resumes from agency or search firm recruiters.  Fees will not be paid in the event a candidate submitted by a recruiter without an agreement in place is hired.  When we do use agencies, we have a PSL in place, so please do not contact managers directly.