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In Zurich, we greatly value the experience and knowledge of our employees. The responsibility of your professional development is in your hands and we give you our support to meet your needs for progress and change by offering you different opportunities in all business areas.
"We are in a moment of cultural and business transformation. Precisely for this reason, we need to incorporate different, unique, creative and exceptional people who want to be part of this change and take on new challenges."
As part of the Risk Management team, the new team member will be responsible to guarantee the efficiency and effectiveness of the Internal Control framework with a 360° view of risks and controls of Zurich Spain.
Directly reporting the ZIP Spain CRO, the main responsibilities will be the following:
360° view of the Risk and Control framework for all Zurich Spain business areas, Legal Entities and Reporting Units
Ensure compliance with the Zurich Risk Policies and with the Group Risk Management framework, with special focus on Internal Control and Financial Reporting policies, providing support to the business areas to ensure compliance
Identify and lead the implementation of initiatives to improve the quality of the internal control framework (Optimization, Simplification and/or improvement)
Control and monitor the quality standards of Risk, Control and action plan documentation. Supervise and guarantee the quality of the documentation of the financial and solvency related processes to ensure full compliance with the Group's policies and quality standards
Automatize reporting and relevant indicators for effective monitoring
Prepare consistent, reliable and accurate information, in compliance with the timelines for presentation to the relevant governance bodies (Risk Committees, Audit Committees and Board of Directors)
Develop and provide training to increase knowledge in the organization about the policies and procedures that govern the internal control framework
Participate in global financial or global internal control projects, when applicable
Skills and Experience
We expect the person to join our team to have the following skills and experience:
University degree, preferably technical careers, actuarial, ADE, Economics or similar
Minimum 5-year experience in areas related to Audit, Internal Control, Control Testing, Quality Assurance or Risk Management
Experience in team management/coordination will be highly valued, with direct or non-direct reporting line
Knowledge of the insurance sector
Knowledge of SOX Methodology, Internal Control over Financial reporting or Solvency reporting
Coordination skills and ability to prioritize tasks
Strong capacity to optimize and simplify processes, focused on continuous improvement
Result oriented and excellent execution skills
Strong verbal and written skills in Spanish and English
Supportive attitude and team oriented
Experience in Project management and knowledge of IFRS 17 will be highly valued
The workplace will be in our offices located in Via Augusta 200, Barcelona.
We are already on our way and we are changing the way we do insurance. In order to do so we need people with talent, willing to learn and a lot of passion! Want to Join Us?
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