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Senior Financial Analyst

Company: Financial Institutions, Inc.
Location: Rochester
Posted on: October 20, 2019

Job Description:

Five Star Bank and affiliate companies are committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action. We recruit, hire, train and promote persons in all job titles and ensure that all other personnel actions are administered without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, veteran status, disability, genetic information, or any other protected characteristic. Five Star Bank and affiliate companies are committed to providing reasonable accommodations to employees and applicants with disabilities to the full extent required by the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). If you feel you need a reasonable accommodation pursuant to the ADA, you are encouraged to contact us at (585) 786-4344, (585) 498 - 7565 or (585) 786-1417.

Position Title: Senior Financial Analyst
Location/Affiliate: 220 Liberty Street-Warsaw or FSB Plaza-Chestnut Street or 40-50 Fountain Plaza-Buffalo

Reports To (Title): Chief Accounting Officer/Financial Reporting & Tax Manager
Department: Finance
FLSA Status: Exempt
Purpose: The Senior Financial Analyst is responsible for conducting highly technical research and analysis projects to provide senior management with definitive financial data and advice for their use in setting and realizing strategic objectives.

Scope and Direction

Area of Responsibility: Financial Planning & Analysis

Degree of Supervision Received (Minimal, Moderate or Extensive): Minimal to Moderate
From (Title): Chief Accounting Officer/Financial Reporting & Tax Manager

Degree of Supervision Given (None, Minimal, Moderate or Extensive): None
To (Title(s)): N/A

Essential Functions: The major duties of the job that constitute the fundamental tasks and or responsibilities of the position. Employees must be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without reasonable accommodations.
1. Conduct independent research and analytical projects involving financial modeling/forecasting to provide senior management with definitive financial trend date and advice for their use in setting and realizing strategic objectives. Assist with the design of projects and may lead projects of moderate scope.
2. Perform detailed, interpretative financial analysis utilizing complex financial tools to demonstrate scenarios/activities. Build and maintain forecasting models/tools; work in collaboration with business groups to provide insightful analysis. Play a role in cross functional efforts, teams, leveraging resources and relationships across the Bank to further team or project goals.
3. Ensure success through shared responsibility of team workload to achieve department/project objectives (volume, quality, timeliness of end results).
4. Assist with the design of projects and may lead projects of moderate scope.
5. Mentors junior team members.
6. Demonstrate the standards and principles of the Five Star experience in every interaction with internal and external customers, associates, and stakeholders. Incorporate the high-performance behaviors of teamwork, leading by example, and service in every facet of work.
7. This job description is not exhaustive. The Senior Financial Analyst may be required to perform other duties as assigned.

Job-Related Qualifications:


Required: Bachelor s Degree in Finance or Accounting or
related field

Preferred: Bachelor s degree in Finance or Accounting or
related field.
Prior Experience:

Years: 7+ Type: Finance or Accounting or Auditing

Years: 5+ Type: Finance or Auditing or Accounting in
a Banking environment

Licenses or Accreditation:




1. Possess knowledge of Finance and Accounting concepts and a strong business acumen + knowledge of banking industry.

2. Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to interact positively and professionally with all levels of staff and management in a manner consistent with the Five Star Bank Experience.

3. Display an advanced understanding of bank (or applicable Business Unit within) financial statements; including awareness of key drivers/trends in major Balance Sheet and Income Statement line items.

4. Understanding of internal control, audit methods, core business procedures, risks and related exposure
5. Analytical ability to interpret data and present it in a meaningful and easily understood form while providing recommendations

6. Possess a high level of attention to detail to ensure accuracy
7. Excellent organizational skills with the ability to manage multiple priorities and meet established deadlines
8. Proficient in Microsoft Office with the ability to learn and utilize new existing banking, accounting, and reporting and planning software applications. Display advanced proficiency in the systems/tools used to generate standard financial reports on a periodic basis.

Physical Requirements:

1. Able to regularly sit for prolonged periods of time
2. Occasional travel within the corporate footprint
3. Extensive computer usage is required
4. Ability to occasionally work on weekends and evenings

Note: At a later stage in the application process, applicants may be required to provide information about their criminal conviction history, if any, and to authorize the procurement of a consumer report that will contain, among other things, information about criminal conviction history. Except as required by applicable law, past criminal convictions will not automatically disqualify an applicant from employment, and Five Star Bank will only consider such history in accordance with applicable law. Please be advised, however, that federal law prohibits Five Star Bank from employing any person who has been convicted of any criminal offense involving dishonesty or a breach of trust or money laundering, or has agreed to enter into a pretrial diversion or similar program in connection with a prosecution for such offense unless the FDIC has provided prior written consent.


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