Fifth Third Bank Quant Manager-Predictive Modeling in Cincinnati, Ohio


Fifth Third Bank is one of the top-performing banks in the country, with a heritage that spans more than 150 years. We've staked our claim on looking at things differently to making banking a Fifth Third Better. This applies to our relationships with customers and employees alike.

We employ about 18,000 people, and what we offer is:

# A chance for employees to build their future, with supportive career development and financial wellness programs.

# An environment where we win together. We celebrate achievement and work collaboratively. We're also a three-time Gallup Great Workplace honoree.

# An invitation to impact lives in a positive and lasting way. Everything we do is geared toward improving lives. That's fun and exciting.

It comes down to the fact that Fifth Third is a warm and caring place to with which to grow # as a customer or as a team member.

Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) is the process of identifying, quantifying and managing the risks that an organization faces while applying it to the overall Bank Strategy. While it is impossible to remove all risk from the organization effective risk management requires a strong risk culture and risk governance. Risk culture is the system of values and behaviors within the organization that shapes the day-to-day decisions that we all make. Developing a risk culture is a continuous process # it is consistent with, and builds upon, our Core Values, Leadership Competencies, and Code of Business Conduct and Ethics in that it is based on a common understanding that managing risk is everyone's responsibility and creates an environment that encourages the open exchange of ideas, willingness to elevate concerns, and a commitment to "doing the right thing." As such, risk culture is a critical element of the Bank's risk management efforts.

GENERAL FUNCTION: Incumbents at this level may manage a department, product or process with a large amount of independence. Typically referred to as technical expert and known internally and externally as reliable, knowledgeable resource. Develops and exercised business plans, policies and procedures and may also be responsible for various projects to improve efficiencies. Individual at this level has a clear understanding of the firm's different businesses and the related economics.

Responsible and accountable for risk by openly exchanging ideas and opinions, elevating concerns, and personally following policies and procedures as defined. Accountable for always doing the right thing for customers and colleagues, and ensures that actions and behaviors drive a positive customer experience. While operating within the Bank's risk appetite, achieves results by consistently identifying, assessing, managing, monitoring, and reporting risks of all types.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: This person will provide quantitative support throughout consumer and commercial Risk divisions. This will include the implementation, modeling, and validation of quantitative models for CCAR, CECL or loss forecasting. Provide ongoing support to the development and implementation of quantitative and statistical models. Developing, maintaining, and back testing models to support respective LOBs. Also will have responsibility for ad-hoc reporting requests for quantitative modeling.

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: May manage a specific department, product or process within a specific infrastructure area, or serve as a technical expert without management responsibilities. Considered a key advisor on significant business/product decisions.

MINIMUM KNOWLEDGE SKILLS & ABILITIES REQUIRED: Advanced degree in quantitative analytics, economics, statistics, engineering, or a related area.

Minimum 8-10 years experience in statistical/econometric modeling and database management.

Database experience, SAS (including statistical modeling), SQL, VBA, and Business Objects.

Strong verbal and written communication skills.

Strong analytical skills.

Ability to present a professional image.

Ability to work in a team environment.

Ability to multi-task and to be flexible.

Experience with Microsoft office products, such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook is

necessary. Experience with SAS, R and VBA is preferred.

Prior management experience and evidence of leadership is a plus.

CCAR, CECL or experience working with regulators are valuable as well.

Experience in a cross- functional environment working with portfolio management concepts and constructing and explaining risk models are essential.

Fifth Third Bank is proud to have an engaged and inclusive culture and to promote and ensure equal employment opportunity in all employment decisions regardless of race, color, gender, national origin, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, military status, veteran status or any other legally protected status.