MetLife Capital Markets - Senior Financial Analyst in New York, New York
As part of the MetLife, Inc. Capital Markets Group, within the Corporate Treasury function, this position assists in originating, executing and managing capital markets and intercompany transactions. The position requires knowledge of investment grade capital instruments including Commercial Paper, Senior Unsecured Debt, Credit Facilities, Subordinated Debt, Surplus Notes, Preferred Stock, and Common Stock. The Sr Financial Analyst is responsible for analyzing and evaluating the capital structure of the company and peers, preparing discounted cash flow models for the evaluation of proposed transactions, developing common dividend policy and analysis, developing board and management presentations, and coordinating capital and funding needs for MetLife, Inc. This position will interact with banking counterparties and assist in managing these relationships. He/she is also responsible for elements of Capital Policy including evaluating capital actions in stress and preparation of the contingent capital plan. The Sr Financial Analyst will participate in development of the FX strategy for Treasury together with Risk Management and the Investments functions. The position interacts with all levels of management, composes reports to track information, coordinates management follow-up activities, reviews Corporate Treasury related information in financial statements filed with the SEC, researches and analyzes peer transactions, tracks industry and market data and independently drives projects in concert with short and long-term goals. Additionally he/she will perform a number of daily/weekly/monthly administrative tasks including facilitating debt payments and debt compliance as well as work on ad-hoc projects as assigned.
Develops capital markets strategies and manages portfolio post-execution
Analyzes alternatives and gains in-depth understanding via discounted cash flow modeling techniques
Contributes to optimizing funding for subsidiaries
Initiates and monitors debt payments and compliance
Assists in quantification and analysis of FX exposures
Prepares board materials for senior management
Evaluates capital actions and prepares contingent capital plan
Defines, interprets, and implements specific financial analysis
Develops projects and ensures deliverables are timely met
Initiates process improvement opportunities, and approves and implements solutions
Works closely with and assists in managing investment bank relationships
Exhibits a high level of attention to detail
3+ years of financial analysis experience in accounting, finance, capital markets
Expert user of Microsoft Excel. Demonstrated ability to illustrate data visually using appropriate charts, graphs and tables
Must be able to work independently and in a team environment
Insurance Industry experience
Exposure to capital instruments, portfolio management techniques, FX, and Corporate Treasury
Strong knowledge of financial reporting practices, principles and legal requirements.
Strong analytical and organizational skills.
- Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting, Economics, Business, Mathematics, or equivalent business experience.
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