Permanent Placement


50 % Home-Office

(Senior) Specialist (m/f/d) International Accounting - Investments

For our client, a global player in the insurance industry headquartered in Munich, we are searching for a highly organized(Senior) Specialist (m/f/d) International Accounting - Investments with very good analytical and conflict management skills.


Key Responsibilities:

You will be in charge of all topics related to IFRS (and MVBS) guidelines with a focus on complex financial instruments and alternative investments as well as hedge accounting (IAS 39, IFRS 9)

You will determine the appropriate inclusion method and classification of investments under IFRS 10/11/12, IAS 28 and IAS 39/IFRS 9

You will define the accounting treatment of the entity's new bonds (IAS 32)

You will take care of questions regarding fair value measurement (IFRS 13)

You act as a first point of contact for the Senior Management as well as external auditors on major accounting matters and significant transactions

You willl support the implementation of new IFRS accounting standards

You support the Group-wide training program with a focus on financial instruments and investments; give presentations on specific accounting and related industry topics at meetings, seminars, programs or external conferences

Key Qualifications:

You have successfully passed your studies in (preferably) Accounting, Finance, Business Administration, Economics or Mathemathics

Additional academic/professional qualifications (e.g. PhD, MBA, WP, StB, CPA, CFA) a plus

You have multiple years (5+) of relevant job experience with financial instruments including hedge accounting and alternative investments; previous employment within an accounting policy function of a large corporate or with a Big 4 company is a plus

You have deep IFRS accounting knowledge

Your excellent written and verbal communication skills distinguish you and you have the ability to work efficiently and independently

You are always willing to learn new things and constantly want to improve your skills

You are fluent in Business English, written and spoken (no German skills required)


An international successful company in the financial services sector

Very strong and recognized brand appearance 

Career development programs

Flexible working arrangements, the option of Home-Office and 30 days’ vacation 

Varied social company benefits

A very pleasant working environment in dynamic and intercultural teams 

An excellent canteen