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Financial Rptg Analyst

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At Bank of the West, our people are having a positive impact on the world. We’re investing where we feel we can make the most impact, like advancing diversity and women entrepreneurship programs, financing for more small businesses, and promoting programs for sustainable energy. From our locations across the U.S., Bank of the West is taking action to help protect the planet, improve people’s lives, and strengthen communities. We are part of BNP Paribas, a global leader supporting the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Yes, we’re a bank, but as the bank for a changing world, we are continually seeking to improve the ways we help our customers, while contributing to more sustainable and equitable growth.

Job Description Summary

Responsible for understanding and preparing the Bank's annual financial statements in compliance with legal and regulatory requirements, company policies and procedures, and GAAP. Responsible for performing financial reporting activities, including the preparation of highly-complex shareholder reports, researching proposed, new or revised IFRS disclosure requirements and analyze the resulting impact on the Bank's reports to BNPP.

Essential Job Functions
  • Responsible for preparing Regulatory Financial Statements to ensure accuracy, compliance with reporting framework and consistency with other external reports.
  • Compiling data for and prepares periodic financial reports of a highly complex nature.
  • Preparation of monthly financial statements of the assigned subsidiaries including compilation of various corporate reporting templates for GAAP, Statutory or IFRS reporting.
  • Knowledge of Hyperion Financial Management and other report generation instruments.
  • Stays current on new and evolving regulatory reporting requirements, keeping management informed as to their relevance to the Bank.
  • Develop and maintain robust documentation for all key processes.
  • Interacts with auditors to provide information and access to accounting records and financial reports.
  • Research technical accounting and regulatory guidance to analyze and critically assess reporting information with a focus on not only compliance, but improvement as well. Present recommendations to Management.
Other Job Duties
  • May be asked to write SQL Queries against databases.
  • Frequent interaction with Business Analysts and Technology Resources.
  • Ability to write clear business requirements.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Required Experience
  • Requires advanced knowledge of job area typically obtained through advanced education combined with experience.
  • May have practical knowledge of project management.
  • Requires 5 years minimum prior relevant experience.

Skills
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills and research ability
  • Excellent attention to detail & strong communication skills
  • Bank product and service knowledge highly preferred
  • Compile statistics data and create reports using Microsoft Excel
  • Proficient in MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, Access, & PowerPoint).

Equal Employment Opportunity Policy

Bank of the West is an Equal Opportunity employer and proud to provide equal employment opportunity to all job seekers without regard to any status protected by applicable law. Bank of the West is also an Affirmative Action employer - Minority / Female / Disabled / Veteran.

Bank of the West will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance subject to the requirements of all state and federal laws and regulations.
Primary Location: United States-California-San RamonJob Type: Full-timeJob: Accounting Finance