Sr. Analyst

Mortgage Partnership Finance Chicago, Illinois

Join the FHLBC team!

At the Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago, employees come first - that’s why we offer a highly competitive compensation and bonus package, and access to a comprehensive benefits program designed to meet the needs of our employees.

  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Retirement program (401k and Pension)
  • Generous PTO plan
  • 10 paid holidays per year
  • Work from home options
  • Casual dress code

Position Summary:

The position is responsible for the oversight of the development of MPF’s budget, strategic plan financials, and expense and revenue monitoring and forecasting, including maintaining the MPF forecast.  The position will have responsibility for the production, analysis, and interpretation of management reports, including financial reports and data base development to support the financial functions of the MPF group. These interpretations will form the basis for potential actions and changes to the MPF business and operating models.

Duties:

  • Provide financial and decision support to assist leadership in the development of a business and strategic plan.  Also provide financial modeling to support decision making for MPF Program across all districts
  • Develop the MPF group budget, including forecasts for budget preparation, implementation and control, while working with senior and executive management as needed
  • Develop and modify the MPF financial forecast to show changes in revenue and expenses over the strategic plan horizon on as frequent a basis as necessary (potentially daily) to incorporate events and trends
  • Lead efforts with MPF senior management team to maintain monthly expense levels, understand variances, resolve issues, and analyze product profitability
  • Work with large mortgage data sets using sophisticated business tools to analyze trends and determine how to improve the MPF business bottom line results
  • Lead the efforts with Financial Information Group to develop, produce and analyze MPF financial reports. Includes trend analysis
  • Research and analyze financial data and make business recommendations to senior leadership
  • Develop complex financial reports and ad hoc analyses as requested by senior and executive management
  • Develop complex analytics used for management and executive presentations/reporting
  • Provide support to MPF Mortgage Analytics on select financial modeling projects as needed
  • Provide information and technical support in the development and revision of financial reports
  • Support Reengineering efforts and vision
  • Maintain communication with internal and external business partners
  • Other duties as assigned

Requirements:

  • MBA  in finance or business or equivalent work experience
  • MS Access, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint          
  • Tableau knowledge & experience
  • Presentation software
  • Skilled in data queries (SQL, Access)

 Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Behaviors:

  • Highly analytical and strategic thinker
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Skilled in data base development
  • Understanding of principles and techniques of financial analysis
  • Strong interpersonal and presentation skills