The bank’s Finance team works collaboratively with business, credit, and technology teams to generate and explain data-driven insights. This individual will be at the nexus of helping the bank’s leadership maximize the value of our data to make informed decisions, manage risks, service clients and capitalize on competitive opportunities in increasingly sophisticated ways.
The ideal candidate has a broad skillset in areas like finance, statistics, accounting, engineering, programming, or quantitative modeling. The candidate should be curious and have an ability to quickly learn and assimilate new skills as needed. Candidates must have an attitude conducive to getting things done and delivering results under tight deadlines. To supplement these sophisticated analytical capabilities, candidates need to have solid business acumen and management-level communication (written and verbal) ability.
In addition to delivering data-driven insights, the candidate is expected to:
The Finance team seeks to hire people who can fulfill First Republic's corporate values, which include 1) doing the right thing, 2) providing extraordinary service, 3) respecting the team, 4) taking responsibility, 5) thinking positively, 6) moving forward, moving fast, 7) growing, and 8) having fun.
The ideal candidate is likely to possess experience with programming languages (particularly Python or R, although neither is required) and will be expected to demonstrate a firm grasp of Microsoft Excel. Experience in financial reporting, actuarial science, financial modeling and/or statistics will also be valuable.
KEY SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES: