• Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Citi-US
  • 2019-03-21

FRM Strategic Projects Data Analyst - Vice President | Director

FRM Strategic Projects Data Analyst - Vice President | Director

  • Primary Location: United States,New York,New York
  • Education: Bachelor's Degree
  • Job Function: Trading
  • Schedule: Full-time
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Employee Status: Regular
  • Travel Time: No
  • Job ID: 19003827


Description

About Citi

Citi, the leading global bank, has approximately 200 million customer accounts and does business in more than 160 countries and jurisdictions. Citi provides consumers, corporations, governments and institutions with a broad range of financial products and services, including consumer banking and credit, corporate and investment banking, securities brokerage, transaction services, and wealth management. Our core activities are safeguarding assets, lending money, making payments and accessing the capital markets on behalf of our clients.

Financial Resources Management

The management of capital, liquidity, collateral and balance sheet is a key area of focus for senior management, recognized as being among the most significant challenges currently faced by the banking sector. As a firm, our ability to effectively lead our businesses in these areas will be a significant determinant of our future competitiveness.

Financial Resources Management (FRM) provides in-business leadership on capital, liquidity and collateral efficiency across the Institutional Clients Group. The team exists to solve complex problems, concentrating on regulatory capital and liquidity optimization opportunities to support the business strategy of the Institutional Clients Group franchise.  This broad mandate includes driving business strategy for capital management, advising senior management and clients on implications of regulatory change and strategic priorities, coordinating advocacy efforts, and leading and participating in cross-business and cross-functional working groups to deliver improved data, calculation and management processes related to capital, collateral and liquidity.

In this role you will be part of a fast-paced, team-oriented meritocracy where everyone has a voice. You will be leading a new unit within FRMs Strategic Projects team, focused on data analysis and capital efficiency. Your work will have an immediate and powerful impact. The team's primary focus is developing and executing strategies geared toward optimizing resource efficiency across our Citi Private Bank (CPB), Treasury and Trade Solutions (TTS), and Banking, Capital Markets and Advisory (BCMA) businesses by engaging in analytical and advocacy efforts. Key benefits include development of specialized capital knowledge, experience developing and executing complex analytical processes, exposure to senior leadership and multiple products across our ICG group, and working in a rewarding, creative, and dynamic environment.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Leading and participating in complex problem solving, providing insights, project analytics and process design, and supporting successful completion of financial resource management projects

  • Performing qualitative and quantitative analyses of key Basel III rules and guidelines
    • Identifying and explaining technical issues
    • Leveraging knowledge and experiences to enrich understanding of similar topics

  • Driving the development of financial resource management and optimization solutions

  • Partnering with ICG businesses and Risk, Finance, and Technology groups on episodic issues to ensure systems and processes accurately calculate and meaningfully report financial resource metrics


Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree and significant qualifications in Finance, Accounting, Economics, Computer Science, Math, Financial Engineering, Physics or related field
  • 5+ years Relevant experience in the Financial Services industry or strategy consulting
  • Proven analytical skills for developing data analysis and quantitative strategies
  • Ability to query, manage, and perform deep-dives into large scale datasets
  • Experience and success with creating, presenting, and delivering an argument to drive progress
  • Demonstrated ability to synthesize information into a clear and impactful message
  • A demonstrated history of delivering on initiatives by building broad based support, fostering collaboration and driving change; Ability to coordinate processes and work as part of multiple teams across a firm
  • An ability to manage personal workload and agenda independently but in alignment with the priorities of the business unit
  • An open mind for critical and creative thinking
  • Self-motivated, with a strong desire to learn and work independently
  • Ability to work under pressure in a highly professional Front Office environment
  • Superior attention to detail and level of accuracy
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, organizational and presentational skills
Additionally, the candidate should have an appetite to develop a detailed understanding of the following areas:
  • Basel III legislation and regulation
  • ICG products and services
  • ICG support operations and technology systems architecture