Offers “Allianz”

25 days agoAllianz

(Senior) Financial Accountant (m/f/d)

  • München, GERMANY
  • Accounting / Management control

Job description

Let’s care for tomorrow. 

Your ambitions.  Your dreams.  Your tomorrow 


Whether it’s aircraft, international business, offshore wind parks or Hollywood film productions, Allianz Commercial has an extensive range of risks covered when it comes to protecting businesses.   


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


The Impact You Will Have 

In this role, you will manage and execute Allianz Commercial’s global accounting transactions and processes within the area of technical accounting, in particular reinsurance accounting. You will create and ensure efficient and compliant workflows to guarantee high quality by considering all relevant parameters for transactions and processes. You will also check the data delivered by cedents for plausibility. In addition, you will coordinate the intercompany consolidation of Allianz Commercial for assigned trading partners. Proactively contributing to projects and process improvement initiatives at a global level will also be part of your responsibilities. In this role, you will show high customer focus in dealing with internal and external stakeholders (e.g. cedents, reinsurers, Group Accounting, statutory auditors, BaFin, etc.). 


Some of your specific responsibilities could include: 

Ensure that all IFRS, GAAP and Statutory closing and reporting tasks (e.g. annual report, reporting to regulatory authorities, NAIC reporting, other internal/external reporting requirements) related to your own area of responsibility are accurate and timely on a global basis.  

Complete assigned postings, Journal Entries and Account reconciliations on a periodic basis. Reconcile and resolve intercompany transactions within the affiliated company group. 

Coordination, transfer and reconciliation of data from interfaces of front-end systems. 

Take care of the monthly legal entity close submission activities, including posting of accruals, manual adjustments and other accounting transactions. 

Document application of policies, procedures and workflow for your areas of responsibility.  

Fully reconcile and substantiate all assigned accounts. Collect outstanding receivables and allocate cash timely. 

Archive records to satisfy audit and statutory requirements.  

Draft standards to improve quality as well as actively contribute in improving and implementing global operation cycles, processes and workflows as well as the implemention of global policies and procedures. 

Assist internal clients (e.g. other departments) with reports, research and other activities. Identify items or discussion or resolution. 

Take part in project work. 

Manage relationship and show high customer focus in dealing with internal and external stakeholders (e.g. cedents, reinsurers, business units, Group Accounting, auditors, tax authorities, public authorities etc.).  


What You’ll Bring to the Role 

Degree preferably in Business Administration, Economics, Finance, Accounting or qualified by experience in related discipline 

Professional experience in reinsurance accounting or similar financial area 

Understanding of standard accounting (IAS/IFRS, Solvency 2 and other local GAAP) in insurance and reinsurance 

Experience in project and team work in an international and dynamic environment  

Proven successful execution of account reconciliations 

Good understanding of insurance financial statements and their performance measurement including drivers 

Experience as active user of SAP BW and preferably SAP FI 

Advanced expertise in Excel and/or Access to analyse data efficiently and draw the right conclusions. Expertise in VBA and Access are a plus 

Ability to manage projects and handle complex processes (closing, reporting, finance operations) including understanding of data flows 

Excellent analytical skills and problem solving skills 

Good communication and presentation skills, including good Powerpoint skills to convey messages in a winning fashion. 

Autonomous way of working and proactive approach 

Fluent in English; German and/or French of advantage 

48216 | Finance & Accounting | Professional | Allianz Commercial | 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 Commercial is the Allianz Group brand serving the world’s largest consumer brands and major industry players through to family-owned enterprises forming the backbone of nations’ economies. We bring together the corporate multinational business of Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty and the commercial business of national Allianz Property & Casualty entities and provide both traditional and alternative risk transfer solutions, outstanding risk consulting and Multinational services as well as seamless claims handling.  


As a key strategic player in the Allianz Group network, Allianz Commercial is present in over 200 countries and in 2022 generated more than €19 billion gross premium.


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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 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:  
Allianz Commercial has an in-house recruitment team, which focuses on sourcing great candidates directly.  Allianz Commercial 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.

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