Finance Sr Manager Job at Citizens – 3.4 in Johnston, RI
The Finance Senior Manager role is responsible for the financial integration and on-going financial management of the Commercial Real Estate business of Investors Bancorp, which is merging with Citizens. This high profile role will coordinate with key leaders of the combined business to establish detailed financial targets, measure results compared to due diligence assumptions, determine the interim and end-state financial management reporting and governance models, and contribute to the future growth strategy of the Commercial Real Estate business. This role requires not only strong financial management skills, but also broad business acumen and the ability to think strategically to help support a seamless integration of the businesses to deliver for clients and key stakeholders.
This role is also responsible for:
Plan for the conversion of client accounts to Citizens’ commercial banking platforms and the of design financial reporting methodologies which will facilitate a consistent view of financial trends and results of the combined Investors and Citizens businesses.
Provide regular updates on financial performance and comparisons to deal model expectations for review at the CFO/CEO level.
Lead the annual budget and strategic planning processes for the business, ensuring financial outcomes support the financial objectives of Citizens’ Commercial Bank. Create financial models and reports that document key assumptions and reflect the input of line of business leadership.
Develop monthly earnings forecasts for the business which incorporate anticipated new business opportunities and pricing, projected run-off from the back-book and investments in the business. Modeling of the Net Interest Margin to be generated from the loan portfolio based on detailed assumptions for loan yields, funding costs and projected future interest rates is a key aspect of the forecast process.
Prepare monthly financial performance reporting which compares results to both forecasts and budgets. A key deliverable is insightful variance commentary that highlights variances differences at the driver level and which also delineates revenue variances by volume, mix and pricing. Identify tactical and strategic options to close gaps for the business to achieve its financial goals.
10+ years of financial analysis, reporting or accounting experience
Exceptional analytical skills coupled with ability to succinctly communicate complex financial issues both verbally and in writing at the executive level
High level of proficiency in Excel and Powerpoint
Strong working knowledge of essbase financial reporting platform; understanding of commercial lending is a plus
Experience in working collaboratively with teams across multiple functional areas of an organization
Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting or Economics required
MBA is a plus
Hours and Hybrid work schedule:
Hours per week: 40
Work schedule: Monday-Friday
Hybrid schedule: Office 3 days per week
Why Work for Us
At Citizens, you’ll find a customer-centric culture built around helping our customers and giving back to our local communities. When you join our team, you are part of a supportive and collaborative workforce, with access to training and tools to accelerate your potential and maximize your career growth.
Equal Employment Opportunity
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About the Company
Company: Citizens – 3.4
Company Location: Johnston, RI