Sr. Financial Analyst

Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis

Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis

IT, Accounting & Finance
San Francisco, CA, USA
Posted on Saturday, February 17, 2024


Federal Reserve Bank of San FranciscoWe are the San Francisco Fed, public servants with a congressionally mandated mission to advance the nation’s monetary, financial, and payment systems to build a stronger economy for all Americans. We are a community-engaged bank, and we are committed to understanding and serving the vibrant, diverse people of the Twelfth District. That means we seek and appreciate new perspectives. We respect people for what they do and for who they are. We build opportunities to learn and grow. When you join the SF Fed, you become part of a team united in its purpose to promote an economy that works for everyone. We empower our people to balance their life and work responsibilities. That’s why we offer a flexible hybrid work model that allows you to collaborate with office colleagues on some days, and work from home on others.

The SF Fed Financial Management Group is looking for a Senior Financial Analyst to join our Strategic Finance Business Partner team. Reporting to the Manager of Financial Planning, this position will support assigned business groups and focus on understanding the business strategy and providing relevant insight into business performance. The position will also leverage financial metrics and trends to provide financial leadership and align financial strategies, to support business groups in determining strategic business direction.

In this role you will:

  • Serve as the subject matter expert on all financial planning disciplines.

  • Understand detailed business strategy and provide highly relevant insight into business performance, ensuring alignment with financial plans.

  • Apply data analytics and key performance metrics to provide insight into trends and potential risks/opportunities.

  • Provide Bank management with financial analyses for timely and effective decision making. Identify metrics and trends in financial performance and provide recommendations for overall function improvement to management ensuring budget discipline and realistic resource capacity.

  • Support and consult business areas during project planning phase and monitor project progress and funding needs throughout the life cycle of the project.

  • Support efforts to define long-term planning for business areas and the development of action plans and financial forecasts to meet short and long-term financial goals.

  • Serve as the knowledge source for one or more financial focus areas with a solid understanding of Federal Reserve accounting, expense and capital budgeting, cost accounting policies, contracts and agreements.


  • Bachelor’s degree in finance, accounting, economics, or related field

  • Typically 5+ years of related experience

  • Proficiency in MS Office and financial applications

  • Proficiency in financial analysis and reporting, financial planning, modeling and development

  • Advanced experience in creating PowerPoint presentations for management

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and demonstrated ability to interact with all levels of employees and leaders internally and externally to the organization

  • Strong organizational skills, the ability to perform under pressure and management of multiple priorities with competing demands for resources

  • Excellent customer service skills including the ability to provide consultative services to business areas on a variety of accounting and financial management issues

  • Ability to think creatively and be resourceful within the context of financial modeling, analytics, and strategic presentations

Base Salary Range: Min: $97,600 - Mid: $126,800 - Max: $155,900 (Location: San Francisco)

Final salary and offer will be determined by the applicant’s background, experience, skills, internal equity, and alignment with market data.


At the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, we offer a wonderful benefits package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Pretax Flexible Spending Account, Paid Family Leave Care, Backup Child Care Program, Pretax Day Care Flexible Spending Account, Vacation Days, Sick Days, Paid Holidays, Pet Insurance, Matching 401(k), and an unheard-of Retirement / Pension.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment.

At the SF Fed, we believe in the diversity of our people, ideas, and experiences and are committed to building an inclusive culture that is representative of the communities we serve.

The SF Fed is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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The Federal Reserve Banks believe that diversity and inclusion among our employees is critical to our success as an organization, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool. The Federal Reserve Banks are committed to equal employment opportunity for employees and job applicants in compliance with applicable law and to an environment where employees are valued for their differences.

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