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The M&T Bank

Business and Planning Manager II - Strategic Planning Manager

The M&T Bank - Buffalo, NY

At M&T, we understand what's important when you're considering a career change: a company with a solid history of responsible growth and positive earnings. A company committed to the communities it serves. One that rewards performance and provides employees with opportunities to direct their own career paths. A company with a focus on the future.

Title: Business and Planning Manager – Commercial Planning & Analytics – Segment Support

Location: Buffalo, NY

Basic Function:
Supports high priority strategic planning, transformational changes, and regulatory response initiatives. Responsible for managing the planning, development and implementation of initiatives in support of Commercial Bank senior management and executives. May be responsible for complex, critical and highly visible projects at the Bank level.

Essential Position Responsibilities:

Manage the planning, development and implementation of various projects and initiatives in support of the Commercial Bank.

Develops project plans ensuring activities to be performed, estimated time frame and effort, and other pertinent information is covered. Manage the day-to-day project activities.

Direct the activities of project participants to ensure completion of project(s).May be responsible on an individual basis for complex, critical and highly visible projects for the Commercial Bank.

Keep abreast of business and market trends which may affect supported segments and regions.

Research and gather business and financial information regarding business results.

Perform complex analyses to support business decisions. Provide feedback to management regarding results. Make recommendations on findings to management.

Develop and produce complex ad hoc and automated departmental reports and spreadsheets to include but not limited to project or product strategy analysis, profitability, historical reporting, work flow analysis, and financial analysis.

Design and implement complex and specialized models to support business decisions, making recommendations to management based on research and analysis.

Develop a thorough and expert understanding of the Commercial Bank and its functions, processes and operations.

Participate in the achievement of short and long term business objectives

Perform other assignments/projects as requested by management.

Nature and Scope:
The position requires substantial interaction with internal contacts at middle, senior, and executive management level, as well as external contacts in order to obtain pertinent information.
The position acts as liaison between department and other bank personnel on various projects.
The incumbent is responsible for the overall coordination and management of projects at the division and department level to include day-to-day project supervision of project participants.

Minimum Qualifications Required:
Bachelor’s degree or in lieu of a bachelor’s degree, four years of equivalent experience.
Five (5) years relevant work experience.
Ability to interact effectively with all levels of personnel.
Technical Skills
Highly skilled proficiency in the use of spreadsheets, graphing, and presentations with a working
knowledge of financial models. Excellent knowledge of Windows and PC software programs.
Excellent project management skills.

Ideal Qualifications Preferred:
Five (5) years banking industry experience preferred.
Advanced degree preferred.
Three (3) years previous supervisory/management experience preferred.
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Strong analytical ability and creative problem solving skills.
We encourage candidates with relevant military experience to apply.

Job Posting:  Sep 25, 2017, 3:58:56 PM Unposting Date:  Ongoing

10 days 3 hours ago

The M&T Bank


Business and Planning Manager II - Strategic Planning Manager The M&T Bank - Buffalo, NY, United States


Location: Buffalo, NY

Company Profile:
Times like these call for a financial services partner that has stood the test of time. Established in 1856 as Manufacturers and Traders Bank, today we’re the M&T Bank Corporation, one of the 20 largest US headquartered commercial bank holding companies, with current assets of $97.1 billion (as of June 30, 2015) and more than 650 branches, account access at over 1,500 M&T Bank ATMs and more than 15,000 employees throughout New York, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Washington, D.C., Virginia, West Virginia, New Jersey, Florida, Delaware and Toronto, Canada (Deposits with M&T are not insured by the Canada Deposit Insurance Corporation (CDIC)).