EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Zurich Insurance

Zurich Insurance

Geographic Location

Country: Poland
Region: Miasto Krakow; Malopolskie; Poludniowy
Location of affected unit(s): Kraków


Sector: Financial services
Financial and insurance activities
65.1 - Insurance

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 13-04-2016
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 13-04-2016
Planned Job Creation: 160

Additional Information

Zurich Insurance Group (Zurich) has announced that it will create over 160 jobs at its new shared services centre in Kraków. The company is looking for employees specialised in areas such as financial reporting, financial planning processes and accountancy. The restructuring programme is connected with the company’s strategy aiming at the consolidation and standardisation of business processes within all company’s locations. 

Zurich Insurance was founded in 1872 in Switzerland. It operates in over 170 countries and employs over 55,000 people worldwide.