VP - Commercial Banking Business Management - CITI

  • Primary Location: United States,New York
    • Other Location: United States,Illinois,Chicago

    • Education: Bachelor's Degree

    • Job Function: Bus Strategy, Planning & Admin

    • Schedule: Full-time

    • Shift: Day Job

    • Employee Status: Regular

    • Travel Time: Yes, 10 % of the Time

    • Job ID: 19011729

U.S. Commercial Banking - VP - Commercial Banking Business Management
Citi's mission is to serve as a trusted partner to our clients by responsibly providing financial services that enable growth and economic progress. The core activities are safeguarding assets, lending money, making payments and accessing the capital markets on behalf of our clients. With 200 years of experience helping our clients meet the world's toughest challenges and embrace its greatest opportunities. Citi is the global bank – an institution connecting millions of people across hundreds of countries and cities. 
Citi Commercial Bank (CCB) has operations in 25 countries with local expertise distributed by in-country Relationship Managers. CCB embodies our unique purpose as a global bank of choice for trade-oriented, mid-sized companies, who see us as trusted thought partners that bring simplicity in an increasingly complex world, provide client-centric solutions for long term growth and pave the way for them to reach across borders and achieve their global vision.
CCB is seeking a Business Manager-Vice President for the US Franchise. The role will be responsible for providing key business support to the Business Head and Business Management lead. Areas of responsibility include strategic offisites, town halls, segment financial planning, communications and ad hoc project management.

Key responsibilities:
  • Support the overall strategic communication needs for the business head by coordinating employee town halls, business unit reviews, and ad-hoc presentations

    • Play an active role in developing the financial plan – including setting segment level goals, expense budgets and headcount plans

    • Assist with goal/priority setting for the business

    • Meet with senior front office leadership to align on strategic messaging to the business

    • Craft presentation materials including preparation of quarterly town hall materials, senior management presentations and all-hands communications

    • Partner with various support teams to manage all aspects of event execution and post event communications

    • Work with function partners from Finance, Risk, Compliance, HR etc. to analyze data, develop a strong understanding of results, and translate into information that is easily digested by a large audience

    • Develop close working partnerships across all CCB teams and functions – sales teams, management, product, risk, compliance, and finance

    • Lead ad hoc projects as required


  • Outstanding business acumen

    • Be able to “Tell the story” effectively through PowerPoint presentations

    • Ability to work efficiently within a team environment and as an individual contributor

    • Strong communication skills (both written and verbal) at all organizational levels

    • Ability to efficiently plan and execute workload within tight deadlines

    • Experience in Project Management  

Skills and Competencies:
  • Be able to work across multiple levels of the organization to drive change management 

    • Excellent analytical skills and attention to detail

    • Ability to maintain confidentiality

    • High level of proficiency with PowerPoint and Excel

    • Ability to multitask on a number of wide-ranging projects

    • Forward compatible mindset and approach

    • Desire to add value and learn as much as possible

  • 5 or more years of experience in wholesale banking

  • Knowledge of commercial banking business and products

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent

  • Prior project management experience

  • Experience in finance or similar analytical role