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Senior Treasury Balance Sheet Strategy Analyst - 3DEZU in Buffalo, NY at M&T Bank

Date Posted: 5/26/2018

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Senior Treasury Balance Sheet Strategy Analyst

Buffalo, NY

 

Opportunity:

This is a highly creative team that gets to work with all lines of business, and produces highly visible work product. Analysts within the Balance Sheet Strategies group will research, develop, analyze, and present recommendations to executive management to optimize the balance sheet and broader Bank-wide business model.

 

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES:

•  Analysts within the group are encouraged to critically challenge existing assumptions, think creatively, and research opportunities to develop analysis and recommendations that will put the Bank in a more competitive position.

•  Develop a decision support framework for balance sheet and revenue optimization.

•  Examine, bring together, and supplement analysis done by other teams to form a holistic understanding of the Bank and relevant metrics (ex. Risk-weighted Assets, Liquidity Coverage Ratio, and Capital Ratios).

•  Partner with groups within Treasury but also outside of Treasury such as Finance, Lines of Business, Credit, etc.

•  Remain current with relevant regulatory requirements that would affect the evaluation of the balance sheet composition or revenue opportunities.

•  Present work to Treasury Strategy Group (TSG).

•  Understand and adhere to the Company’s risk and regulatory standards, policies and controls in accordance with the Company’s Risk Appetite.  Identify risk-related issues needing escalation to management.

•  Promote an environment that supports diversity and reflects the M&T Bank brand.

•  Maintain M&T internal control standards, including timely implementation of internal and external audit points together with any issues raised by external regulators as applicable.

•  Complete other related duties as assigned.

 

NATURE AND SCOPE:

The Balance Sheet Strategies group within Treasury reports to the Treasurer and provides support to executive management via analysis and recommendations to optimize the balance sheet and broader Bank-wide business model.

 

MANAGERIAL/SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITY:

Not applicable

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:

Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of 2 years’ on the job experience, or in lieu of a degree, a combined minimum of 6 years’ higher education and/or work experience,

Detail-oriented with excellent math and analytical skills. 

Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with an equally strong desire to learn.

 

IDEAL QUALIFICATIONS PREFERRED:

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or Mathematics and a minimum of 2 years’ on the job programming experience with either Structured Query Language (SQL), Statistical Analysis Software (SAS), MatLab, or other analytical programming language, or in lieu of a degree, a combined minimum of 6 years’ higher education and/or work experience, including a minimum of 2 years’ on the job programming experience with either Structured Query Language (SQL), Statistical Analysis Software (SAS), MatLab, or other analytical programming language .

Master’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or Mathematics.

Minimum of 2 years’ related Quantitative Risk Management (QRM) experience.

Minimum of 2 years’ proven Asset/Liability experience.

Strong quantitative, financial, economic and statistical skills.

Experience in mathematical modeling of financial instruments.

Knowledge of bank products and services.

Proficiency in data analytics.

Proven ability to work well in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment, coordinating multiple projects simultaneously.

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About M&T
At M&T, we strive to be the best place our employees ever work, the best bank our customers ever do business with and the best investment our shareholders ever make. So when looking to advance your career, look to M&T. As a top 20 US bank holding company and one of the best performing regional banks in the country, we offer a wide range of performance based career development opportunities for talented professionals. And through our longstanding tradition of careful, conservative and consistent management and a strong commitment to the communities we serve, we continue to grow with a focus on the future.M&T Bank Corporation is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
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