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VP, Product Control Lead Analyst (Buffalo)

Citigroup
Getzville, NY 14068
The Product Control Lead Analyst participates is a senior level position responsible for leading efforts that ensure the completeness, accuracy and integrity of the bank's books and records in coordination with the Finance team. The overall objective of this role is to drive efforts to control and support data integrity and general ledger reconciliation, profit attribution and new activity analysis, valuation control and product P&L and balance sheet reporting.


**Responsibilities:**


+ Develop and maintain in-depth knowledge of Finance industry trends

+ Contribute to the directional strategy of the Finance function, anticipating the impact to daily work and the business

+ Evaluate and resolve complex issues and select the best action by weighing various alternatives and balancing potentially conflicting needs

+ Appropriately assess risk when business decisions are made, demonstrating particular consideration for the firm's reputation and safeguarding Citigroup, its clients and assets, by driving compliance with applicable laws, rules and regulations, adhering to Policy, applying sound ethical judgment regarding personal behavior, conduct and business practices, and escalating, managing and reporting control issues with transparency.


**Qualifications:**


+ 6 + years of relevant experience

+ Consistently demonstrates clear and concise written and verbal communication


**Education:**


+ Bachelors degree/University degree

+ Masters degree preferred


The Global Spread Products business is a market maker for corporate loans, municipal and corporate debt, credit default swaps (CDS), mortgage backed securities (MBS) and structured products like tranches and CDOs. Other products covered by these desks for hedging risk may include treasuries, interest rate swaps, equities, and futures.


The candidate will be placed within a team that supports the North American division of Global Spread Products. Supporting the business, the candidate will be exposed to a diverse set of financial products and develop an understanding of the risk attributes (greeks) used to measure exposure and manage these products.


As Lead Analyst, candidate will be responsible for the management of experienced product control team members within one of the Spread sub-business entities. As Supervisor, the candidate will be expected to coordinate both project and people management functions and will be accountable for the implementation of Regulatory Requirements, including Profit Attribution Analysis, End User Computing, Front-to-Back Reconciliation Completeness, etc. Applicant will be working directly with Senior Product Control management and responsible for keeping them informed of progress or obstacles faced by the Finance team.


Responsibilities include:


+ Daily analysis and assessment of adjustment accuracy and appropriateness

+ Direct Supervision of GSP sub-business staff members

+ Coordination of project implementation and maintenance of End User Computing reporting

+ Leading of checkpoint and development meetings with junior staff members

+ Providing Senior Management with detailed assessment of control weakness and options by which to remediate within the team

+ Serve in leadership capacity over junior staff members, coordinating and directing expert sessions, providing management with evaluation of staff progress, and acting in role of mentor guiding best practices.


Additional Qualifications:


+ Ability to manage multiple tasks and work effectively in a rapidly changing environment

+ A control focused mind-set with strong process improvement capabilities

+ Prior experience in Accounting/Finance field preferred (6-10 years)

+ Knowledge of Derivative and/or Bond products a plus

+ Strong analytical and problem solving skills


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**Job Family Group:**


Finance

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**Job Family:**


Product Control

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**Time Type:**


Full time

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Citi is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.


Qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.


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Effective November 1, 2021, Citi requires that all successful applicants for positions located in the United States or Puerto Rico be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment and provide proof of such vaccination prior to commencement of employment.
Citi is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.
Minority/Female/Veteran/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.

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Posted: 2022-05-13 Expires: 2022-06-12

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