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Business and Planning Analyst IV – Commercial Equipment Finance - 3DH7C in Williamsville, NY at M&T Bank

Date Posted: 2/26/2018

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Title: Business and Planning Analyst IV – Commercial Equipment Finance
Location: Buffalo, NY Basic Function Responsible for managing the operational support of renewable energy equipment lease program within Commercial Equipment Finance (CEF) including coordinating program documentation, legal, tax, compliance and risk management activities with respect to all renewable transactions. Essential Position Responsibilities
• Manage CEF renewable energy program including pipeline, new originations process from inception to closing and periodic portfolio review and reporting.
•Research and document complex tax and accounting issues and questions unique to the lease product.
• Manage the planning, development and implementation of various projects and initiatives in support of the department or division.
• Develops project plans ensuring activities to be performed, estimated time frame and effort, and other pertinent information is covered.
• Direct the activities of project participants to ensure completion of project(s).
• May be responsible on an individual basis for complex, critical and highly visible projects for department.
• Develop and produce complex ad hoc and automated departmental reports and spreadsheets to include but not limited to project or product strategy analysis, profitability, historical reporting, work flow analysis, and financial analysis.
• Report variances to management. Make recommendations on variances and methods to increase efficiency, lower costs, etc.
• Implement recommendations upon senior management approval.
• Research and gather business and financial information regarding business results.
• Perform complex analyses to support business decisions. Provide feedback to management regarding results. Make recommendations on findings to management.
• Develop a thorough and expert understanding of the business and its functions, processes and operations. Keep abreast of business and market trends which may affect business department.
• Participate in the achievement of short and long term business objectives.
• Perform other assignments/projects as requested by management. Nature and Scope The position requires interaction with internal contacts at middle and senior management level, as well as external contacts in order to obtain pertinent information. The position acts as liaison between department and other bank personnel on various projects. The incumbent is responsible for the overall coordination and management of projects at the department level. Minimum Qualifications Required
• Bachelor’s degree or in lieu of a bachelor’s degree, three years relevant work experience.
• Three years banking or relevant experience.
• Highly skilled proficiency in the use of spreadsheets, graphing, and presentations with a working knowledge of financial models.
• Excellent knowledge of Windows and PC software programs.
• Excellent oral and written communication skills.
• Strong analytical ability and creative problem solving skills.
• Ability to interact effectively with all levels of personnel.
• Excellent project management skills. Ideal Qualifications Preferred
• Renewable energy knowledge. .    

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