• Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Citi-US
  • 2018-10-15

Senior Valuation Controller--Corporate Loans

Senior Valuation Controller--Corporate Loans

  • Primary Location: United States,New York,New York
  • Education: Bachelor's Degree
  • Job Function: Finance
  • Schedule: Full-time
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Employee Status: Regular
  • Travel Time: Yes, 10 % of the Time
  • Job ID: 18052196


About Citi:

Citi, the leading global bank, has approximately 200 million customer accounts and does business in more than 160 countries and jurisdictions. Citi provides consumers, corporations, governments and institutions with a broad range of financial products and services, including consumer banking and credit, corporate and investment banking, securities brokerage, transaction services, and wealth management. Our core activities are safeguarding assets, lending money, making payments and accessing the capital markets on behalf of our clients.

Citi's Mission and Value Proposition explain what we do and Citi Leadership Standards explain how we do it. Our mission is to serve as a trusted partner to our clients by responsibly providing financial services that enable growth and economic progress. We strive to earn and maintain our clients' and the public's trust by constantly adhering to the highest ethical standards and making a positive impact on the communities we serve. Our Leadership Standards is a common set of skills and expected behaviors that illustrate how our employees should work every day to be successful and strengthens our ability to execute against our strategic priorities.

Diversity is a key business imperative and a source of strength at Citi. We serve clients from every walk of life, every background and every origin. Our goal is to have our workforce reflect this same diversity at all levels. Citi has made it a priority to foster a culture where the best people want to work, where individuals are promoted based on merit, where we value and demand respect for others and where opportunities to develop are widely available to all.

Product Control is a global control function within Citi Finance and is responsible for the accounting and financial reporting of a trading desk or business product.

The valuation control group (VCG) is a global group within Product Control that is responsible for controlling, analyzing and reporting on independent price verification (IPV) of positions which require fair value measurement and other than temporary impairment (OTTI) analysis.

This role will focus on ensuring that Citi's pricing and price verification standards and procedures are applied consistency across all business areas and will emphasize the standardization of reports and automation of manual or duplicative processes.

Job Description:

• Perform pricing analysis on various term loan, bridge loan, and revolving loan facilities using applicable valuation techniques including comparable yield and discounted cash flow analysis.
• Perform impairment analysis on various equity investments and held-to-maturity (HTM) long term leased assets.
• Provide detailed documentation and rigorous analytical support to validate pricing methodologies and demonstrate compliance with best practices and accounting standards.
• Organize monthly and quarterly Business Valuation Control Meetings for traditional asset based finance and leveraged finance origination businesses.
• Coordinate with various stakeholders to ensure monthly reporting deadlines are met and required documentation is archived in compliance with reporting policies.
• Attend ad hoc meetings with regulators, external audit, and internal audit.


Skills and Experience Required:

• Strong organization skills with project management experience and ability to implement change in a cross functional environment.
• Comprehensive understanding of financial markets and valuation methodologies applicable to the pricing of liquid and illiquid investments.
• Knowledgeable with application of FAS157/ASC 820 guidelines.
• Strong written and verbal communication skills.
• Proficiency in Microsoft PowerPoint, Excel, Word.