Regions Bank Operational Risk Analyst in Birmingham, Alabama
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At Regions, the Operational Risk Analyst is responsible for general operational risk analyst duties (identification, measurement, mitigation, monitoring, and reporting) and routine assignments under direct supervision. This position may also design and/or develop risk programs or risk models for the Bank.
Coordinates with internal and external parties in risk management across various areas including financial reporting, stress testing, controls, policy and procedure documentation, governance and reporting activities, and regulatory compliance
Maintains necessary training to well informed of regulatory and industry practices
Works with senior analysts to limit risk exposure including those resulting from human error, transaction, processing failure, external events, threats to information systems, data integrity and fraudulent activities
Conducts routine assessments of business unit exposures, identifying risks, evaluating their potential impact and reviewing the strengths and weaknesses of the firm's existing controls
Monitors control compliance and prevalent risk environment to ensure that exposures are kept at acceptable levels
May assist in developing metrics, models and tools to create and analyze Operational Risk Loss Estimates and other capital planning documentation
May design, develop, and implement independent reporting and/or financial analysis to assist in the Risk team’s oversight role and may design and deliver executive – level presentations
This position is exempt from timekeeping requirements under the Fair Labor Standards act and is not eligible for overtime pay.
Bachelor’s degree in Risk Management or business related field
Three (3) years of experience in risk management, public accounting, or financial industry
Knowledge of Excel and/or statistical/ mathematical software (e.g. Matlab) and Visio
Knowledge of eGRC (Governance, Risk, Compliance) technologies
Knowledge of the COSO framework, Sarbanes-Oxley Act, financial statement reporting risk, internal controls, and US GAAP
Experience with SAS, SQL, PowerBI, or related database reporting software
Certified Public Accountant (CPA), if responsible for the Sarbanes-Oxley program design
Skills and Competencies
Knowledge of risk and control self-assessment methodologies, process, and tools
Knowledge of enterprise and operational risk management framework and principles
Proficiency with Microsoft Office
Familiarity with financial and/or non-financial risk management strategies
Effective interpersonal and organizational skills
Effective verbal, written, and presentation skills
Familiarity with remediation and mitigation strategies
At Regions, our culture focuses on five core values that are a commitment to how we will do business:
Put people first
Do what is right
Focus on your customer
Through these values, our mission to make life better drives our desire to improve and make a positive difference in the communities where we work and live through financial investments and volunteering.