Did you know that Zions Bancorporation is one of the nation’s premier financial services companies with total assets exceeding $70 billion? With local management teams at the helm in 11 western states, Zions is dedicated to making a difference in their local communities. At Zions, we haven’t forgotten who keeps us in business, meaning we’re committed to the success of our customers, and our employees. Here, the possibilities are endless – come for a job, stay for a career. This position is available for remote work from home schedule within the Zions Bancorporation footprint.
The ideal candidate for the Operational Analyst position will have the skills and experience necessary to:
Identify and assess key risks (e.g., operational, financial reporting, etc.) and related controls.
Conducts risk and control assessments.
Identifying the correct measures to help mitigate risks.
Analyzes, documents, and communicates risks, controls, testing and mitigating action plans.
Assists in compliance of Sarbanes-Oxley requirements.
Assists in implementation of operational loss data collection and analysis.
Makes recommendations, develops, and implements other operational risk management initiatives.
Monitors progress of control deficiency remediation plans, and reports controls issues to management.
Other duties as assigned.
Work with various business users to review and analyze operational and business data, programs, processes, procedures, systems and make recommendations for improvements and changes to drive business performance.
Perform business and operational analysis to impact business results and support management decision making.
Perform and participate in the analysis, design and implementation of operational business processes and procedures.
Present and share data with other team members and departments.
Investigate and understand diverse areas of the business and operation, supporting initiatives and communicates findings.
Create and monitor reports to identify trends, issues and opportunities.
Perform issue and root cause analysis.
Formulate proposals for new procedures and/or processes using business data.
Act as a liaison with subsidiary management and staff to resolve issues as needed.
Perform project management functions as a project manager or team member.
Other duties as assigned.
Requires a Bachelor’s in Business or other related field and some experience in business and banking, lending, commercial lending, etc or other directly related experience.
Experience Excel, and/or other business software.
A combination of education and experience may meet requirements.
Basic knowledge of data analysis, business process and procedure improvement, risk analysis, systems and project techniques.
Knowledge of department specific processes and procedures.
Requires solid analytical, organizational and problem solving skills.
Ability to elicit, gather and analyze user needs.
Good presentation and communication skills, both verbal and written.
Ability to function in a consultative role and manage project.
Requires solid interpersonal skills with the ability to work with both management and staff employees.
Must be detail oriented and able to meet deadlines.