Be part of the Financial Planning and Analysis (FP&A) team atthe Costa Rica Analytical Center with a role that gives you the opportunity toprovide insight and analytics to Citi’s CEO, CFO and senior management with keyinformation needed to make strategic, operational, and tactical decisions.
Learn and build a career in the banking business while improvingyour quantitative and analytical skills by tackling challenges in a dynamicenvironment.
If you are a person that has a desire to learn, have intellectualcuriosity and good knowledge in accounting, economics, banking and finance,this position will give you a valuable opportunity to be continuously learningabout the business, the industry and its macroeconomic environment.
Also, youwill be developing the ability to identify and evaluate key elements ofmultiple dimensions and perspectives impacting performance.
In time, you willimprove your understanding of the interrelatedness of all these aspects toprovide a high-end quantitative / qualitative analysis.
Become part of our team and take advantage of a position that willcreate a significant mobility and career development opportunity within theCiti Finance organization
Develop effective and efficient operating model with onshoreFP&A teams to smoothly migrate activities into the site
Develop analytical support working with local FP&A teams andtheir business partners
Apply analytical thinking and knowledge of data analysistools / methodologies when interpreting information and results
Integrate subject matter and industry expertise within a definedarea
Understand how the work impacts the overall organization and bankstrategies to make judgments and recommendations based on the analysis offactual information
Work on Ad-hoc request based on the business necessity. Specificactivities include :
Break down information in a systematic and communicable manner
Apply in-depth disciplinary knowledge to contribute to thedevelopment of new techniques, models and the improvement of processes andwork-
flow for the area while providing value added perspectives or advice
Drive standardization of activities including the identificationof productivity and efficiency
Support reengineering projects to improve productivity, improvecontrols and quality of key activities
Ensure there is a strong culture of high integrity, ethics andmeritocracy
Provides informal guidance or on-the-job-training to team members
Degree in Finance, Economics, Accounting, Industrial Engineer or arelated field with at least 6-10 years of experience, and at least 2-
4 years ofPlanning and Analysis experience
Understanding of Banking & Finance products and markets
Strong financial analysis foundation creating forecasts and models
Keen interest in business and economic environment
Bilingual : English and Spanish. Articulate with excellent verbaland written communication skills. Portuguese is a plus
Medium-Advanced MS Excel and PowerPoint skills
Applies project management skills
Be attention to detail oriented
Ability to collaborate within a team while being able to workindependently as an individual contributor
Strong analytical skills, intellectual curiosity
Ability to question status quo and identify opportunities toreengineer / streamline processes
Developed communication, diplomacy & presentation skills
Ability to partner with senior stakeholders across businesses andgeographies
Show initiative / proactivity to solve problems independently andhave some latitude to solve complex situations.
Ability to anticipate questions and be prepared to answer them
Ability to prioritize and organize work as needed, being able todelegate work to peers
Ability to work in an ambiguous environment and embrace thechanges
Able to multitask and comfort with manipulating data,adaptability and flexibility