Bank of the West Financial Analyst - Treasury and Capital Markets Financial Accounting in Tempe, Arizona

Financial Analyst - Treasury and Capital Markets Financial Accounting


What sets Bank of the West apart from other banks is our team members–they embody the optimistic spirit of the West. There is a spirit here that drives us to do more. Our team of more than 10,000 employees is vital to the success of our Bank. They reflect our modern western values—straightforward, entrepreneurial and optimistic. We seek to create a corporate culture that fosters and rewards excellence, encourages creative thinking and respects diversity – an environment where team members are engaged, supportive of one another and enthusiastic about serving our customers. Bank of the West offers the stability of a company that has a 135 year history and is part of BNP Paribas, a European leader in global banking and financial services and one of the 6 strongest banks in the world. We offer opportunities across our diverse business lines – Retail Banking, Commercial Banking, National Finance, and Wealth Management.

Job Description Summary

Responsible for supporting the Treasury and Capital Markets Financial Accounting team with accounting and and financial analytics. Performs a variety of complex Accounting duties in support of the Equpiment Finance Division (EFD) division, including analysis of financial data from reports and various sources; performs statistical analyses.

Essential Job Functions

  1. Independently completes assigned financial requests.

  2. Provide reconciliation support and analysis to resolve outstanding issues.

  3. Will be responsible for specific GL’s for financial reporting and analysis: charge-offs/recoveries, gain/loss, collection/legal collection fees, and other income activities.

  4. Performs monthly reviews and evaluates actual financial performance of the Bank's EFD business unit and conducts variance analysis.

  5. Will be responsible for preparing journal entries and analysis of interest accruals, advances/paydowns.

  6. May lead projects assigned by the head of Treasury and Capital Markets Accounting.

  7. Take lead on payment of income tax processing for the business.

  8. Will be responsible for funding reports and analysis. Borrowings/paydowns.

  9. Performs other duties as assigned.




  • Bachelor’s Degree, ideally in Accounting or Finance, is required.

  • Master’s/Advanced Degree - Preferred

  • Required License(s) or Certifications: CPA Preferred

  • Requires advanced knowledge of job area typically obtained through advanced education combined with experience.

  • Requires 5 years minimum prior relevant experience.

Equal Employment Opportunity Policy

Bank of the West is an Equal Opportunity employer and proud to provide equal employment opportunity to all job seekers without regard to any status protected by applicable law. Bank of the West is also an Affirmative Action employer - Minority / Female / Disabled / Veteran.

Bank of the West will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance subject to the requirements of all state and federal laws and regulations.

Job: Accounting Finance

Location: United States-Arizona-Tempe

Requisition ID: 038164