Bank of America Regulatory Exam Specialist in New York, New York

Job Description:

The Regulatory Engagement & Exam Management Specialist supports exam managers who hold primary accountability for the examination execution and provide leadership and guidance to business leaders on exams, inquiries and other interactions. Participates in the following activities at the direction of the executive or manager:

The Exam Specialist will be responsible for the following:

  • Assist Exam Managers in successful management of regulatory exams, including but not limited to:

  • Manage the overall exam action plan

  • Handle logistics related to the exam

  • Prepare debriefs/track action items from meetings

  • Track deliverables and ensure timely and complete submissions

  • Manage smaller scale exams and provide overflow exam management coverage when needed

  • Coordinate responses to regulatory inquiries

  • Coordinate or manage regulatory meetings

  • Handle various requests that arise in managing regulatory relationships

Exam Management

• Assists in managing regulatory exams for a line of business or function.

• Can assist exam manager through the phases outlined in the Bank of America Regulatory Exam Management Standards.

• Contributes to a readiness assessment (if advance notice of the exam is received and if practical) of the end to end process being examined to identify any control gaps or weaknesses, potential issues and potential emerging risks. Readiness assessment includes:

• Review of regulatory handbooks/standard testing questions (e.g., OCC Exam Handbooks, FFIEC Handbook, CFPB Exam Manual).

• Review of any recent regulatory guidance or regulatory changes issued.

• Review of any open and closed issues arising from past regulatory exams, internal audits, credit reviews or self-identified issues.

Regulatory Inquiries

• Assists with responses to regulatory inquiries.

Ongoing Supervision Meetings

• Assists in planning and coordinating ongoing supervision meetings with regulators, including meetings with Front Line Unit (FL) or Control Function (CF) Executives.

Regulatory Responses

• Can assist exam manager in providing active oversight of the tollgate process meetings.

Regulatory Activity Tracking, Reporting and Escalation

• Assists exam manager in escalating any regulator concerns, emerging themes or issues.

• Contributes to effective reporting and communication routines to achieve enterprise understanding of key issues.

Requirements:

  • Degree Required: Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience

  • At least 5 years experience in planning and supporting regulatory exams or large scale regulatory projects

  • 4+ years’ experience working in the financial industry

  • Strong project management skills; attention to detail; ability to drive projects to conclusion

  • Excellent organizational skills with a keen ability to prioritize daily tasks with project work as well as ad hoc requests.

  • Preferably, sound understanding of financial regulatory agencies and regulatory oversight and supervision.

  • Some knowledgeable of exam management process, preferrably

  • Good verbal and written communication skills and presentation skills

  • Good analytical skills

  • Ability to work under pressure, calmly within tight deadlines and escalate appropriately.

  • Able to develop and maintain good working relationships.

  • Self-starter, motivated and reliable; ability to work well and seamlessly within a team without a continuous high level of guidance

  • Proficiency in using MS Word, EXCEL and PowerPoint.

  • Knowledgeable of Bank of America’s business lines, operations, organizational structure, senior executives, etc.

Job Profile SummaryTO BE USED IN GLOBAL COMPLIANCE ONLY:

The Regulatory Engagement & Exam Management Specialist supports exam managers who hold primary accountability for the examination execution and provide leadership and guidance to business leaders on exams, inquiries and other interactions. Participates in the following activities at the direction of the executive or manager: Exam management; regulatory inquiries; ongoing supervision meetings; regulatory responses; and regulatory activity tracking reporting, and escalation.

Posting Date : 06/07/2018

Location :

New York, NY, BANK OF AMERICA TOWER, ONE BRYANT PARK,

Charlotte, NC, BANK OF AMERICA CORPORATE CENTER, 100 N TRYON ST,

  • United States

Travel : No

Full / Part-time : Full time

Hours Per Week : 40

Shift : 1st shift

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