Investment Administration & Accounting (IAA) is a global service unit responsible for investment back office and accounting within the Zurich Group.
We deliver to around 30 countries through a regional SLA based, shared service operating model with three dedicated client facing Centers of Excellence in 3 continents.
With our 140 team members, we provide accounting & reporting service for local GAAP, Stat, Tax and Group IFRS - covering approximately 90% of Group’s Own Assets.
We endeavor to implement globally consistent accounting and operational procedures, provide quality services to investment management and finance teams, generate operating efficiencies, as well as develop an agile organization.
This role supports the investment administration and accounting (IAA) monthly close process and delivery for certain reporting units in a region, the primary objective being the production of investment accounting data and analytics under Group international as well as local accounting standards for different stakeholders, e.
g. Local FAR, Tax and Zurich Group Investment Management (ZGIM) teams.
g. Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX)
quality service, including the management of issues according to the Group Incident Management Policy
Your Skills and Experience
As a Junior Investment Accountant Analyst your skills and qualifications will ideally include :
Bachelors degree (or equivalent) in Accounting, Business Administration, Finance
Primary experience within Accounting department
Knowledge of operational asset, risks and markets
Strong client focus, combined with analytical and problem solving skills
Team player and hands on attitude
Very good communication skills
SAP experience will be a tremendous advantage
Very good knowledge of English is a must
Additional Information This is a temporal position.
Primary work location is Barcelona. You can apply by clicking on the button Apply online . Some occasional travel may be required.
Who we are
Looking for a challenging and inspiring work environment where you can make a difference? At Zurich millions of individuals and businesses place their trust in our products and services every day.
Our 53,000 employees worldwide form the basis of our success, enabling, businesses and communities to face a world of risk with confidence.
Imagine if you could help people do this all over the world. You’d give them confidence and reassurance by protecting what they love most.
It’s a big challenge, but you will be supported by a world-class team who believe in helping you to reach your full potential and deliver on our promises.
So be challenged. Be inspired. Help us make a difference.
At Zurich we are an equal opportunity employer. We attract and retain the best qualified individuals available, without regard to race / ethnicity, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age or disability.