Senior Manager, Strategic Initiatives & Solutions, Credit Risk Management
Location:
New York , New York
Posted:
February 08, 2017
Reference:
R5037
NYC 299 Park Avenue (22957), United States of America, New York, New York

Senior Manager, Strategic Initiatives & Solutions, Credit Risk Management


As one of the newest businesses to Capital One, our Commercial Bank is developing innovative solutions to meet our clients’ needs and to Change Banking for Good. We are seeking a risk professional with a passion for driving organizational change and effectiveness to join the Strategic Initiatives and Solutions team in Commercial & Small Business Credit Risk Management (CSCRM).

The Strategic Initiatives and Solutions team is part of the Chief of Staff’s office and supports the Chief Commercial Credit Officer (CCCO) in developing, setting, and managing the credit risk agenda for the Commercial Bank. The team that supports the Chief of Staff creates analytically-based solutions to drive a disciplined yet efficient credit culture for Capital One. In particular, the team is charged with developing strategies for organizational effectiveness, partnering with business areas to identify and improve critical business processes, and designing and implementing risk controls and governance around those processes.

As a member of the Strategic Initiatives and Solutions team, the candidate will have the opportunity to work with bright and driven people, take on expanding responsibilities quickly, gain exposure to senior management and the Chief Commercial Credit Officer's initiative agenda, and deepen his/her understanding of bank risk management. The successful candidate will have a unique position in developing strategies and managing initiatives that will help to drive the Chief Commercial Credit Officer's risk governance framework.



- Manage Assurance exams and support CSCRM teams in remediation of issues

- Synthesize viewpoints on organizational, risk and regulatory issues, as well as risk management best practices that will shape CSCRM’s strategic direction
- Lead a well-managed agenda to document critical business processes and develop quality assurance programs to ensure adherence to corporate standards   

- Develop and drive solutions to address control weaknesses and to increase the efficiency of business processes

- Manage and develop associates on the team
- Influence and advise senior management on strategic, operational, and organizational issues
- Initiate and manage department-wide and cross-functional strategic projects
- Synthesize viewpoints on organizational, risk and regulatory issues, as well as risk management best practices that will shape CSCRM’s strategic direction
- Liaise with partners in the Commercial Bank, Audit and Enterprise Risk Management as well as the functional teams within Capital One

- Ability to independently identify and evaluate key risks and controls in business processes 

- Good understanding of risk management framework and regulations impacting commercial banks

- Successful track record of thriving in a fast paced, entrepreneurial and dynamic environment
- Strong team player with good organization and planning skills
- Excellent interpersonal skills, including oral/written communication & influencing skills
- Strong judgment and critical thinking skills
- Ability to build and leverage the capabilities of a high-performing team


- Bachelor’s Degree in Business OR Mathematics OR Economics OR Finance OR Military experience

- At least 4 years of audit experience OR at least 4 years of risk consulting experience for financial service clients OR at least 4 years of experience in commercial banking OR at least 4 years of experience in credit risk management

- Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite


- Master’s Degree in Business Administration (MBA)

- 5+ years of experience in management consulting OR 5+ years of experience in commercial banking OR 5+ years of experience in risk management

- 2+ years of experience in people management

- 2+ years of experience in quantitative analysis AND project management

At this time, Capital One will not sponsor a new candidate for employment authorization for this position. 


A little about us:
Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, Capital One® offers a broad array of financial products and services to consumers.

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