In this role you will….
Provide required management reporting & analysis (regular and ad-hoc) and financial consultancy for designated area of responsibility
Identify key drivers, risks and opportunities and provide recommendations
Initiate appropriate actions to remediate identified issues and follow through on their remediation. Proactively anticipate and resolve issues before they transpire
Co-ordinate relevant input from various sources as well as amongst peers and matrix functions to come to provide a consolidated global view of the designated area
Present conclusions in a transparent way with robust financial commentary to enable decision making
Find opportunities and drive initiatives to improve and streamline reporting / financial analysis processes
As a member of a global function, align and co-ordinate own area of responsibility within the operational matrix of AGCS (e.g. Regional Hub-teams, other global/regional functions)
Develop and drive cross-functional collaboration across the business to enhance overall business understanding
Participate in projects to actively contribute to the improvement of financial steering processes and implement initiatives as required. Provide analysis and financial assessment of relevant business cases and change requests
University degree ideally Master, in Business Administration, Economics, Finance, Accounting, Mathematics, or any other analytical science appropriate discipline
1 to 3 years proven experience in planning and performance management of financial statements and respective analysis
Analytical thinking and numeracy: Ability to identify patterns and root causes in complex data and processes to rapidly distill key issues and provide insight in various situations
Expense knowledge: knowledge of expense topics and concepts with regards to insurance industry
Solid communication skills - ability to understand, elaborate and convey information clearly and effectively
Proven experience in communication of results to a variety of stakeholders including management
Excellent command of English (verbal and written) is mandatory, solid command of German would be an advantage
Experience in reporting and planning tools (e.g. SAP, SAS APP) of advantage
Expert Excel and PowerPoint skills to effectively analyze data and convey messages in a winning fashion
Knowledge of AGCS Business Specifics of advantage (e.g. business flows)
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. Join us. Let's care for tomorrow.
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.
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.
For more information, visit www.agcs.allianz.com or follow us on Twitter @AGCS_Insurance and LinkedIn.