Réf: 646

Localisation: Paris

Parution: 09/09/2021

L&A Partners est un cabinet spécialisé dans la recherche de cadres et dirigeants en Assurance et Finance d’entreprise

Dans le cadre d'un poste à pourvoir chez l'un de nos clients, compagnie internationale de réassurance nous recherchons un closing controling manager H/F.

As part of the Team and within the Technical Analytics & Reporting team, the position will be focused on retrocession activities with the following main responsibilities:As part of IFRS17 closing :

- Contribute to the new IFRS 17 standard set up during both implementation and production phases

- Ensure deadlines are met with appropriate data quality, analysis and explanation

- Be in charge of the retrocession landing

- Define retrocession target closing processes


- Key duties and responsibilities

Within the Technical Analytics & Reporting team, this position will be dedicated to retrocession activities across closing GAAPs (IFRS4, EBS and IFRS17) working closely with underwriting and accounting retrocession teams, both at local entities and business unit levels:

1/ IFRS17 enforcement and closing:

- During implementation phase:

o   Participate to the IFRS17 dry runs and operational parallel closings between IFRS4 and IFRS17 ensuring process enforcement, data quality and tool efficiency

o   Contribute to the elaboration and approval of the IFRS17 opening balance sheet

o   Help improving dry runs and parallel closing organization

- During production phase:

o   Control data quality and results accuracy (from the production of the figures until communication)

o   Support entities in the IFRS17 results’ production

o   Ensure deadlines are met

o   Contribute to the analysis of the analyse the target quarterly IFRS17 technical results (P&L and balance sheet and AoC items)

2/ Participate to the retrocession landing:

- Working closely with accounting and underwriting teams, both at local entities and business unit levels, be in charge of the retrocession results landing accross P&C entities

- Participate to the dedicated retrocession reporting and analysis

- Support and challenge the entities in their results’ communication to the team

3/ Define target retrocession closing processes:

- Participate to the definition of the various tasks to be performed at Local and business unit levels and to the deliverables reshaping, for the benefit of the business unit contributive result

- Help define the controls to be implemented at business unit level (as well as implementation and testing of those controls)

- Participate to the set up of interactions with entities and other teams working on retrocession at business unit level

4/ Participate to ad hoc projects or workstreams as needed


Required  experience  & competencies


Master’s degree (Bac+5) or above, in Finance / Audit / Controlling with strong analytical skills

Minimum 5 years in a (re)insurance company’s finance or technical department, or in a consulting / audit firm in the (re)insurance area

Experience in P&C business

Personal competencies:

Expertise in results’control and analysis/reporting

Expertise in reinsurance business or retrocession would be appreciated

Knowledge in IFRS4 and Solvency II environments

Knowledge of IFRS17 would be appreciated