BBVA Compass Asset Liability Strategist I in BIRMINGHAM, Alabama

Overview

At BBVA, we are working to make banking better for everyone. That is where you come in. We are looking for smart, team oriented people who want to be part of a first-class workforce that gives people the tools they need to meet their financial goals, all while delivering an outstanding client experience. Learn more below.

Responsibilities

FUNCTION: Responsible for a range of activities in Asset/Liability Management within Treasury to assist in building analytics to clearly portray the net interest income, liquidity, capital, and market value profile of the Bank. The incumbent will provide key support in modeling the Bank’s balance sheet performance, discerning trends in positions, and developing the financial metrics to drive balance sheet decisions.

Responsibilities:

  1. Provide analytical support in building the monthly asset/liability model to accurately forecast the Bank’s net interest income and market value profile.

  2. Employ data skills to ensure the timely, accurate, and efficient flow of information into the asset/liability model and for the creation of additional financial metrics to manage the Bank’s position.

  3. Assist in constructing the Asset/Liability Group’s analytical and reporting capabilities to provide the basis for active, profitable management of the balance sheet.

  4. Reconcile actual and forecasted results to understand the causes of any variances and to improve future forecasts.

  5. Create and maintain historical databases (spreads, volumes, prepayments etc.) used to create modeling assumptions.

  6. As needed, work with line and staff units to create the monthly ALCO package that is widely used throughout the Bank as a key source of information regarding balance sheet management.

  7. Consistently work to improve the Bank’s capabilities to analyze the earnings and market value risk and return profile, and thus improve the performance of the Treasury and the Bank.

Qualifications

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's degree.

  • Work towards or completion of a graduate degree in business, finance, math or CFA is preferred.

  • Experience such as exposure to finance, accounting, economics, fixed-income investments, derivatives markets, etc. is preferred.

  • Experience with asset/liability modeling software, R or Python is preferred.

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills are required, along with significant computer proficiency including database management and financial modeling.

Job ID 2018-117930

Site Name AL-BIRMINGHAM-CORPORATE HEADQUARTERS

Category ACCOUNTING/FINANCE

Work Location US-AL-BIRMINGHAM

FLSA Status EXEMPT

Type FULL TIME

EOE Statement Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority/Female/Disability/Veterans.