1+ months

Citi Treasury Balance Sheet Solutions and Optimization BSM Group Manager

New York, NY
  • Primary Location: United States,New York,New York
  • Education: Bachelor's Degree
  • Job Function: Finance
  • Schedule: Full-time
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Employee Status: Regular
  • Travel Time: Yes, 10 % of the Time
  • Job ID: 18040035


About Citi
Citi, the leading global bank, has approximately 200 million customer accounts and does business in more than 160 countries and jurisdictions. Citi provides consumers, corporations, governments and institutions with a broad range of financial products and services, including consumer banking and credit, corporate and investment banking, securities brokerage, transaction services, and wealth management. Our core activities are safeguarding assets, lending money, making payments and accessing the capital markets on behalf of our clients.
Citis Mission and Value Proposition explains what we do and Citi Leadership Standards explain how we do it. Our mission is to serve as a trusted partner to our clients by responsibly providing financial services that enable growth and economic progress. We strive to earn and maintain our clients and the publics trust by constantly adhering to the highest ethical standards and making a positive impact on the communities we serve. Our Leadership Standards is a common set of skills and expected behaviors that illustrate how our employees should work every day to be successful and strengthens our ability to execute against our strategic priorities.
Diversity is a key business imperative and a source of strength at Citi. We serve clients from every walk of life, every background and every origin. Our goal is to have our workforce reflect this same diversity at all levels. Citi has made it a priority to foster a culture where the best people want to work, where individuals are promoted based on merit, where we value and demand respect for others and where opportunities to develop are widely available to all.

Job Background

Treasurys Balance Sheet Solutions and Optimization (BSSO) units responsibilities cover three key areas:
  • Asset Allocation: Leading the analysis of / investment strategy for optimizing Citis $400bn+ global liquidity portfolios
  • Balance Sheet Optimization and Analytics: Identifying and implementing solutions to optimize Citigroups balance sheet. This function includes driving modelling / analytics to support securities portfolios decision making.
  • Costing the Balance Sheet: Leading refinements in the design of Citigroups Transfer Pricing, Liquidity Premium and Capital Allocation frameworks to incentivize optimal use of Citis financial resources
Within BSSO, the Costing the Balance Sheet team is responsible for leading large cross functional (i.e. across business, risk and finance) working groups tasked with refining the design of funds transfer pricing to closely align the costs and benefits of supplying or utilizing the firms balance sheet resources.  The aim of the process is to isolate the value generated by individual business activities thereby appropriately incentivizing optimization thereof to generate excess returns.  
The successful candidate will lead the Transfer Pricing and Liquidity Premium components of this effort to identify and analyze opportunities to improve current approaches and lead the working groups effort to define enhancements.

Key Responsibilities

  • Lead the Costing the Balance Sheet - Transfer Pricing and Liquidity Premium Working Group to review, socialize, and refine opportunities to enhance the existing FTP framework
  • In partnership with the ALM team, finance and business partners, identify opportunities to improve the existing FTP design, lead the analysis (including financial impacts) and propose solutions to the working group
  • Produce high quality, senior management materials to clearly and concisely communicate proposals, their benefits / shortcomings and the financial impact
  • Communicate with senior business leaders to garner key stakeholder support both through the Costing the Balance Sheet Steering Committee and in small groups to socialize and refine proposals
  • Partner with other members of the BSSO team on systems and analytical projects


Experience & Qualifications

  • 10+ years of experience working in the finance industry
  • Minimum Bachelors degree in a quantitative-focused discipline from a top tier school; Masters or other relevant advanced qualification would be a plus
  • Extensive knowledge of financial instruments and products including an understanding of bank regulation, accounting, valuation techniques and risk measurement.
  • Expert in the use of Excel and PowerPoint
  • Strong problem solving skills with an ability to rapidly assimilate complex information across a variety of financial disciplines
  • Excellent communication skills, oral and written, with the ability to converse with a wide variety of people across functions / seniority
  • Strong Influencing skills with the ability to mediate discussions and draw consensus
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively across business units / functions to deliver results
  • High energy, self-starter with a flexible and pragmatic attitude and a desire to show continued progress


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