Regions Bank Technology Vendor Analyst in Hoover, Alabama

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Job Description:

At Regions, the Risk Analyst performs routine risk analyst duties as a 1st or 2nd line of defense function for the bank under direct supervision. This Risk Analyst will assist more experienced analysts in the coordination of internal and external parties to conduct financial reporting, controls, policy and procedure documentation, governance activities, and regulatory compliance. This role will also assist in improving and providing regular updates of various practices, reports, policies, and procedures within the department.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Conducts routine or non-complex identification, measurement, mitigation, monitoring, and reporting

  • Develops and reports independent analyses that provide greater insight into risk exposures and mitigation efforts

  • Enhances team processes, and updates policies and procedures to reflect improvements

  • Participates in the team’s preparation and involvement in regulatory examinations, which may include the annual Federal Reserve stress tests, examinations, etc.

  • Stays well informed of regulatory and industry practices

  • Solves a range of straightforward problems and analyzes possible solutions using standard procedures

  • Builds knowledge of the organization, processes, and customers

  • May assist with financial stress testing simulations

This position is exempt from timekeeping requirements under the Fair Labor Standards act and is not eligible for overtime pay.


  • Bachelor’s degree in a risk management or business related field OR four (4) years of risk management or related experience will substitute for degree

Skills and Competencies

  • Knowledge of fundamental risk theories, principles, and concepts

  • Ability to coordinate with team members to gather and analyze data

  • Proficient oral and written communication skills

  • Solid interpersonal skills

  • Effective time management skills

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Provide guidance and support to Technology stakeholders on the execution of an effective Technology Vendor Management program

  • Provides guidance on Technology vendor engagement and contract requirements

  • May coordinate project/change management, design, implementation and relationship management

  • May create presentations, job aids, training materials, and reporting tools

  • Interfaces with Corporate Procurement and Legal to deliver effective contract outcomes

Desired skills and competencies:

  • Self-starter with the ability to work independently

  • Analytical thinker with the ability to transfer ideas and best practices between projects

  • Ability to develop and communicate a point of view on responsibilities or issues that arise

  • Effective Communicator with the ability to demonstrate command of the Technology Vendor Management Program

  • Ability to build strong partnerships with stakeholders (Business Units and SMEs)

  • Understanding of contracting and processing management skills

  • Knowledge of Vendor Management lifecycle

  • Ability to manage multiple responsibilities to meet tight deadlines


Hoover, Alabama


About Regions

At Regions, our culture focuses on five core values that are a commitment to how we will do business:

  • Put people first

  • Do what is right

  • Focus on your customer

  • Reach higher

  • Enjoy life

Through these values, our mission to make life better drives our desire to improve and make a positive difference in the communities where we work and live through financial investments and volunteering.