BBVA Compass RISK SPECIALIST III 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

Develop analytics and procedures to support calculation, reporting, and forecasting of the Allowance for Loan Losses. Coordinate compilation and analysis of credit information from various internal and external systems for loss allowance and other critical reporting projects, according to US and International regulatory and financial accounting standards. Support communication of credit reserve and provision information in executive management reports, regulatory reporting, and other risk management and financial reporting functions. Investigate and interpret various data and reports on credit quality levels and trends. Review certain calculations and reports with internal and external audit.

General Duties

  • Prepare and accumulate quarterly documentation that supports Allowance for Credit Losses and

documents managements’ decisions and judgments, under both US GAAP and IAS.

  • Respond to Auditor and Regulator requests, providing necessary support.

  • Prepare proper documentation of methodology changes.

  • Identify emerging requirements that impact the ALLL methodology.

  • Collaborate in the implementation of new guidance, such as IFRS9 and CECL.

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting/finance, or equivalent work experience

  • 1 to 3 years of experience in credit analysis or financial reporting.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Advanced analytical skills, including Microsoft Excel

  • Exposure to data reporting and querying tools

  • Knowledge of economics, accounting, and finance

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills with strong attention to detail and organization.

  • Experience with SAS Software

Preferred Skills/Experience:

  • Experience of the Allowance for Loan and Lease Losses process

  • Experience in risk management, credit underwriting, or credit reporting

  • Familiarity with financial statements

Job ID 2018-115288

Site Name AL-BIRMINGHAM-CORPORATE HEADQUARTERS

Category CORPORATE RISK

Work Location US-AL-BIRMINGHAM

FLSA Status EXEMPT

Type FULL TIME

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