Global Senior Specialist Alternative Assets / Accounting Policy (m/f/d) at AIM Munich

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München, DE, 80802

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Area of Expertise:
Asset & Investment Management
Allianz Investment Management
Employing Entity:
Allianz Investment Management
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Allianz Investment Management (AIM) is the investment management arm of the Allianz Group, responsible for managing the risk/return profile of its approx. EUR 800 bn investment portfolio. Our global network of more than 500 employees in over 60 countries is organized in regional hubs located in Munich/Stuttgart, Milan, Minneapolis, Paris, and Singapore. It offers multifaceted career opportunities for outstanding investment talents.

AIM provides the perfect opportunity to embark on or continue your international career. AIM continues to grow and supports its employees to do the same. We believe that work should be rewarding, and that good work should be rewarded. We offer opportunities and strive for excellence. And our actions are guided first and foremost by high ethical standards and our sense of commitment to society.

Job purpose/role
Are you passionate about investments? Interested in joining Allianz investment management community, responsible for a global EUR 750bn portfolio?

As global senior specialist alternative assets / accounting policy you play an important part in implementing the alternative asset strategy of Allianz worldwide. In close collaboration with AIM’s Private Debt and Real Asset Teams and the asset managers you shape structures and provide IFRS accounting analysis for new investments (e.g. private debt, private equity and traded fixed income). You will directly report to the head of deal structuring and accounting solutions.

We offer:
A deep dive into alternative assets (e.g. mezzanine, distressed and real assets).
The experience of working in an international environment (as part of the Allianz alternative assets community).
Your job location will generally be Munich, but flexible home office solutions are possible.
Regular feedback from experienced leaders and great training opportunities.
A reasonable workload and numerous employee benefits of the Allianz Group.

Key responsibilities:
Contribute to private debt and real asset investment proposals with focus on financial/accounting terms (as part of the Allianz alternative investment community).  Here you closely cooperate with external and internal asset managers (AllianzGI and PIMCO).
Prepare IFRS accounting opinions for investments in limited partnership funds with complex structures (e.g. consolidation under IFRS 10) and for private debt assets (e.g. ESG linked coupon payments).
Provide accounting advice for traded assets (e.g. IFRS 9 SPPI test).
Present investment accounting and valuation topics to senior management.

Key requirements/ skills/ experience:

Do you have several years of professional experience with accounting policy background (financial institution or Big4 audit firm)?
Do you belong to the top 20% of your university program focusing on business administration or economics? 
Are you keen on working in the investment management area?
Are you fluent in German and in English?
Additional information Fulltime position  
Desired start is 2H 2022 

Allianz Group is one of the most trusted insurance and asset management companies in the world. Caring for our employees, their ambitions, dreams and challenges, is what makes us a unique employer. Together we can build an environment where everyone feels empowered and has the confidence to explore, to grow and to shape a better future for our customers and the world around us.
We at Allianz believe in a diverse and inclusive workforce and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We encourage you to bring your whole self to work, no matter where you are from, what you look like, who you love or what you believe in. We therefore welcome applications regardless of ethnicity or cultural background, age, gender, nationality, religion, disability or sexual orientation.

Great to have you on board. Let’s care for tomorrow.