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Financial Data Analyst

  • Location: Albany, 10013
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

Grow your career as a Financial Data Analyst with an innovative global bank in Tampa, FL. Long-term contract with excellent growth potential. Will start working remotely until offices reopen, then will be required to be onsite 2-3 days per week.
  • Aggregate financial forecasts on a quarterly basis. Prepare results for senior management.
  • Conduct deep-dive analysis related to specific forecast components (P&L and balance sheet) to enhance understanding of drivers and inform decision-making.
  • Develop a strong understanding of forecasting methodologies across businesses, products, and risks to drive analytical insights, highlight trends, and anticipate outcomes.
  • Assist in ad-hoc analysis, including competitor/peer analysis.
  • Present analytical insights to senior stakeholders across the firm.
  • Develop reports and tools as needed to enhance analytical capabilities.
  • Assist with qualitative strategic projects by conducting independent research and collaborating with internal stakeholders.
  • Assist with regulatory exams, responses to regulatory feedback, execution of corrective actions, and internal audit exams/reviews.
  • Build effective controls and automation across the reporting process to ensure accuracy and timeliness of information being presented to senior management.
  • Support a strong control environment across the Economic Analysis team. Prepare and maintain process documents for areas of responsibility.
  • Bachelor’s degree is required.
  • 5-8+ years of experience within the financial services industry or management consulting.
  • Familiarity with market indicators and bank analysis preferred.
  • Experience managing large datasets and extrapolating insights.
  • Advanced Microsoft Office skills, particularly Excel (ability to use VLOOKUP to search, merge, and sum data, fluency with VBA code) and PowerPoint. Additional experience with Python, R, SAS, Tableau, SQL, Bloomberg, and/or S&P Global preferred.
  • Understanding of CCAR/DFAST regulatory environment preferred.
About our client
Our client stands as one of the worlds most renowned global banks and trusted brand with over 200 years of continuously evolving financial services. Its teams provide unique insights to more than 200 million clients and enable progress all over the world. While growing your career, you will work alongside some of the smartest minds in the industry who are excited to share their knowledge and to learn from you.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

About Us

At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re consistently in the top 25 of all U.S. IT staffing firms and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average, earning us ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing awards year after year. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

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