Job Reference: 007574
Salary: Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Closing Date: 28/04/2024
Employment Type: Permanent - Full Time
Division: Finance
Hours Per Week: 35

Job Description

Are you a Balance Sheet Strategy Manager looking for a new opportunity?

We’re looking for two managers to join our Balance Sheet Strategy team. You’ll develop and monitor our Balance Sheet strategy at YBS. You will also define the target of the Balance Sheet shape to support the appropriate risk/reward position and ensure the long term sustainability of YBS.

About the role

  • You’ll analyse, monitor and report on the ongoing development of YBS’ target balance sheet shape.

  • Define financial sustainability framework reporting and ensure that the forecasts are aligned with both the long term sustainability and target balance sheet shape.

  • Working alongside the Senior Manager to perform analysis to support the development of the “strawman” balance sheet shape for use in the financial planning / forecasting process.

  • Develop Balance Sheet Strategy Management Information (MI) reporting framework ensuring that appropriate quantity and quality of MI is provided at Board, Group Risk Committee, Executive Risk Committee and ALCO.

  • Be a Subject Matter Expert (SME) on matters related to Balance Sheet Management ensuring that ongoing regulatory developments and industry best practice are factored into management practices.

About you

  • Detailed knowledge of Balance Sheet Management principles.

  • Good knowledge of Treasury risk management practices and principles.

  • Understanding of stress testing and scenario analysis.

  • Good understanding of the concepts of sustainability, mutuality, and member value.

  • Knowledge of financial markets and associated product pricing methodologies.

  • Good knowledge of Retail / Commercial product offerings.

About us

At YBS we don’t have shareholders, we have members. We care about people and that includes you. So here, you’ll be respected for who you are, you’ll be able to bring your whole self to work, and you’ll have everything you need to build a long and rewarding career.

Flexibility. We offer a range of flexible working options without unsocial hours, which can help you find a healthy work-life balance. Whether it’s finishing early for an appointment or fitting your studies and hobbies in around your working hours, we can help make it work for you.

Development. We want you to feel challenged here. Whatever your ambitions, we’re committed to helping you develop your skills and move ahead in your career journey. From day one, we’ll set you up for success with a brilliant induction and full training plan, all designed to get you up to speed quickly.

Inclusivity. We’re passionate about creating an inclusive environment where everyone is welcome and able to be themselves. If you’ll go the extra mile to help our members, you’ll fit right in and feel you belong here.

About our Benefits 

We offer lots of fantastic rewards that you can make the most of in and out of work, including:

  • Holiday. You’ll get 25 days plus Bank Holidays, as well as the option to buy up to a further 5 days.

  • Bonus. We work together to reach for better at YBS, so when we reach our goals we’re all rewarded, with up to a 10% annual bonus. 

  • Pension. We know how important it is to save towards the future, that’s why we’ll contribute up 11% into your YBS pension. 

  • Healthcare. Health and wellbeing are an important part of life at YBS, when you join us you’ll have access to a range of health benefits to suit your life including private medical insurance, dental and healthcare plans. 

  • My Benefits. When you join YBS you’ll have access to our self-service benefits portal, where you can access a range of retail, hospitality and health discounts,

Ready to apply?

If you’re excited about this role and want to be part of the YBS team, click apply now to send us your application.

Want more information?

If you have any questions about this role, please contact Tazafia Mahmood at  

Please note applications are reviewed frequently therefore this role may close prior to the advertised closing date

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