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Principal Liquidity Strategist

Apply REF: 052905
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Job Description Summary

Responsible for assisting with liquidity reporting, strategy and stress testing. Assists with the production of the different liquidity metrics for both Bank of the West (the Bank) and BancWest ALCO and reporting to BNPP (Liquidity Gaps, CMTLR, Liquidity Stress Tests, Basel III LCR & NSFR, …). Follows and becomes versed in regulatory and internal (Bank West Policy & BNPP) developments concerning Liquidity (Basel III, Stress Tests,…). Adapts the model to be in line with the latest regulator requirements. This includes managing projects to adapt our information systems to get the data required to produce the liquidity metrics. Assists the business lines and other department of the Bank on all the topics related to liquidity metrics (both regulatory and internal metrics).

Essential Job Functions
  • Responsible for understanding all regulatory requirements related to liquidity (Dod-Frank, Basel III CRR and US regulation) and implementing reporting accordingly. This includes performing impact analysis on business activities and making recommendations in line with new regulations.
  • Manage a team of liquidity analysts, providing overall strategic guidance and direction
  • Provide direction and supervision to Project Managers assigned to bank liquidity project (IHC, BHC)
  • Responsible for certifying liquidity Reporting generated by analysts (Liquidity Gaps, CMTLR, Liquidity Stress Tests, Basel III LCR & NSFR
Other Job Duties
  • Expertise with statistical and analytical techniques used in interest rate and liquidity risk modeling
  • Familiarity with Basel II and Basel III requirements.
  • Background in statistics and mathematics.
  • Management and project planning.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Required Experience
  • Requires highest knowledge and mastery of multiple job areas typically obtained through advanced education combined with experience.
  • Viewed as the leading expert and/or resource within the field by peers within and outside the organization.

  • Bachelor's Degree Quantitative field, including quantitative finance

Licenses & Certifications

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Primary Location: United States-California-San RamonJob Type: Full-timeJob: Accounting Finance Reference: 052905