Federal Reserve Bank Assistant Examiner in St. Louis, Missouri

The St Louis Fed is one of 12 Reserve Banks serving all or parts of Missouri, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Tennessee, Mississippi and Arkansas with branches in Little Rock, Louisville and Memphis. The Fed’s most critical functions include: promoting stable prices and economic growth, fostering a sound financial system through effective banking supervision, providing payment services to financial institutions, supporting the U.S. Treasury's financial operations, and advancing economic education, community development and fair access to credit.

The *Supervision Division of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis is looking for *Assistant Bank Examiners for its Safety and Soundness Unit, to be __located in St. Louis, Memphis, Little Rock or Louisville . As an Assistant Bank Examiner, you will travel across the Eighth Federal Reserve District as part of a team to analyze and communicate examination findings of financial institutions. This is an excellent opportunity to learn about banks and the banking industry as well as develop effective analytical and examination skills.

We value clear communications, thorough analysis, sound judgment, and the ability to work both independently and as a member of a team. The St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank is part of the Federal Reserve System, and acts as the supervisor for financial institutions in its district. As a professional bank examiner, you will be part of the supervisory team that carries out a critical part of the System’s mission. To support your professional advancement, we provide a well-defined career progression and the Examiner Commissioning Program to assist you in achieving your short- and long-term professional goals. Click here ** for more information.


** Job Duties and Responsibilities

Conduct financial institution examinations/inspections in order to:

  • Evaluate the soundness of the institution's assets and the effectiveness of its internal operations, policies and risk management;
  • Analyze key financial factors, such as capital and earnings;
  • Assess the institution's sensitivity to credit, liquidity and market risk;
  • Check for compliance with banking laws and regulations; and,
  • Review and analyze various reports to gauge the overall soundness of District institutions and identify those that fail certain financial criteria. NOTE: The percentage of overnight travel for this position is approximately 30%. The St Louis Fed diligently works to provide a positive Work / Life Balance through flexible scheduling, a flexible or compressed work schedule and periodic work from home options.

    An Assistant Bank Examiner needs to specifically possess the following basic qualifications and skills: **

  • Bachelor’s degree in business or business-related field (finance, accounting, economics, etc.)

  • GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to focus on details
  • Well-developed critical thinking skills, including sound judgment, conflict resolution, and the ability to juggle tasks and priorities
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to both act as an enthusiastic team member and to efficiently and effectively lead teams
  • Excellent written communication skills
  • Comfortable using computer-based tools, including Microsoft Office applications (Excel, Word, and PowerPoint) * The following is required: *

  • Position requires US Citizen or lawful permanent resident intending to become a citizen who meets certain other requirements Ranked as a Top Workplace, the St Louis Fed is committed to building an inclusive workplace, where employees’ diversity—in age, gender, race and ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, as well as cultural traditions, religion, life experiences, education and socioeconomic backgrounds—are recognized as a strength. Embracing our diversity encourages employees to bring their valued perspectives to the table when generating ideas and solving problems, and promotes an environment where innovation and excellence thrive. Learn more about the Bank and its culture; check out our Careers Site .

    The Federal Reserve Bank of St Louis is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Organization: *Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis

Title: Assistant Examiner

Location: MO-St. Louis

Requisition ID: 257555