23 days old

Risk Analyst

Farm Credit West
Rocklin, CA 95765

If you are looking for a rewarding career Farm Credit West may be a great fit for you. With more than $11 billion in assets, Farm Credit West and its wholly owned subsidiaries are cooperatively-owned institutions providing financial services to farmers, ranchers and agribusinesses.


Our employees represent some of the best finance, accounting and credit professionals around, and our technology, administrative and creative staffs are top shelf. We invite you to join our risk team. 


Key job responsibilities


Under the supervision of the Vice President - Risk the Risk Analyst will support and participate in all areas of risk operations including conducting quantitative and analytic models, assessments and/or applications in support of FCWs enterprise risk management efforts.  Responsibilities include:

  • Utilize analytics to assess future risk, opportunities, and effectiveness. Translate results into meaningful solutions to enhance decision making.

  • Monitor existing models and develop management level reports, analysis, and recommendations for enterprise risk management leadership.

  • Conduct risk analysis on Association portfolio and subsets, including efficient extraction, manipulation, and analysis of complex datasets. Analyze data and information in innovative ways to make strategic decisions, balance portfolio risk, and optimize process efficiencies.

  • Provide analytics and other means of support for ad-hoc projects. Partner with other departments or functional areas to understand and coordinate efforts for project achievement. Identify synergies across various project teams to ensure that strategies and treatment of risk are appropriately executed.

  • Responsible for analysis of Association risk parameters and balances these parameters with Association lending philosophy and credit underwriting standards. Conduct customized portfolio and industry studies to evaluate and measure risk when needed or requested.

  • Participate in assessing and maintaining integrity of data in Associations databases.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

  • Understanding of enterprise risk management principles and practices.   

  • Advanced computer skills including MS Office applications and other related industry applications.

  • Experience with Business Objects or SQL-based reporting tools.

  • Preferred: Experience with programming and scripting applications (ex: R, Python, etc.).

  • Adapts to and anticipates changes, delays, or unexpected events in the work environment.

  • Read, write, and present general business information.

  • Exercise good judgement and respect others.

  • Effective decision-making skills as well as strong interpersonal, communication, customer service and team skills.

  • Possess proven prioritization and time management skills.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelors degree, preferably in business, accounting, information technology, or related field with one to three years of experience in an analytical role.


We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


Posted: 2021-05-26 Expires: 2021-06-25

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