Fannie Mae Careers

Director of Financial Analysis

Washington, District of Columbia
Finance


Job Description

THE COMPANY

Fannie Mae provides reliable, large-scale access to affordable mortgage credit in communities across our nation. We are the leading source of funding for housing in America, which means more people can buy or rent a home. We are focused on sustaining the housing recovery, improving our company, and leading change to make housing better.

Join our diverse, high-performing team and make a difference as we work together to enable access to a good home.

For more information about Fannie Mae, visit http://www.fanniemae.com/progress

JOB INFORMATION

Plan and direct work of a team whose primary focus is to manage the processes related to the company’s hedge accounting program. Assist the business in determining suitable hedging strategies to use in conjunction with the hedge accounting program based on varying assumptions and projected market or economic conditions. Use financial analytical tools to make projections of prospective financial performance. May use advanced or proprietary analytical tools pertinent to very specific class of assets or more complex economic operating conditions.

KEY JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Manage the company’s hedge accounting program.

  • Confer with management of business unit regarding analysis of financial asset(s), pending purchase or investment, or hedging strategy in order to ensure compatibility with the hedge accounting program.

  • Assign work to analyst(s) with pertinent skills and knowledge and provide technical oversight or assistance to analytical processes.

  • Provide technical input or systems requirements to development efforts to create or modify proprietary financial analysis applications used for analytical purposes by the unit.

  • Report to senior management on the unit's production, activities, and efforts.

  • Represent the unit as an expert or resource to cross-functional project or coordinating teams.

  • Plan, document, and manage the performance of subordinate managers and/or staff. Provide for professional or technical growth through assignment, mentoring, or training.


EDUCATION  
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent required    


MINIMUM EXPERIENCE  

  • 8+  years of related experience 

SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS   

  • Accounting advisory or related experience, preferably in capital markets, financial services, or a related industry.
  • Experience communicating effectively with executives.
  • Track-record of finding solutions to emerging problems.
  • MBA or related advanced degree preferred
  • CFA, CPA or related certifications preferred 

EMPLOYMENT

As a condition of employment with Fannie Mae, any successful job applicant will be required to successfully complete a background investigation.


Fannie Mae is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Req ID: 56278