Overview: Independently leads projects within or across one or more functional areas of Item Processing & Deposit Services and represents the Department (COE) in enterprise-wide projects.
Develop and produce highly complex departmental reports and spreadsheets, including project or product strategy analyses, historical reporting, work flow analyses and financial analyses for one or more functional areas of Item Processing & Deposit Services.
Conduct highly complex analysis and judgment-based work over a standard discipline or a range of disciplines to support Item Processing & Deposit Services decisions.
Conduct highly complex data review, research, and/or reconciliation for assigned areas of Item Processing & Deposit Services.
Lead the drafting and editing of procedures related to one or more functional areas of Item Processing & Deposit Services to maintain their currency.
Lead support provided for departmental audits including user certifications and compliance testing for Item Processing & Deposit Services.
Manage and facilitate the planning, testing and implementing of new projects, systems, products and regulatory changes impacting assigned Item Processing & Deposit Services team(s).
Lead departmental system support, coordinating with internal business partners, external vendors and Technology to address issues for assigned Item Processing & Deposit Services team(s).
Provide functional system expertise to colleagues within one or more functional areas of Item Processing & Deposit Services or the entire COE.
Understand and adhere to the Company's risk and regulatory standards, policies and controls in accordance with the Company's Risk Appetite. Identify risk-related issues needing escalation to management.
Promote an environment that supports diversity and reflects the M&T Bank brand.
Maintain M&T internal control standards, including timely implementation of internal and external audit points together with any issues raised by external regulators as applicable.
Complete other related duties as assigned
Education and Experience Required: Bachelor's degree and a minimum of 3 years' related experience,
OR in lieu of a degree,
A combined minimum of 7 years' higher education and/or work experience, including a minimum of 3 years' related experience
Strong analytical skills
Strong organizational skills
Proficiency with personal computers as well as pertinent word processing and spreadsheet software
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Education and Experience Preferred: Prior experience in functional areas supported