Specialty Deposit Account Officer
 Atlanta, GA

  • Specialty Deposit Account Officer



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  • Introduction

    For more than 40 years, East West Bank has served as a pathway to success. With over 130 locations across the U.S. and Greater China, we are the premier financial bridge between the East and West. Our teams of experienced, multi - cultural professionals help guide businesses and community members on both sides of the Pacific looking to explore new markets and create new opportunities, and our sustained growth and expertise in industries like real estate, entertainment and media, private equity and venture capital, high-tech and aviation help build sustainable businesses and expand our employees' potential for career advancement. 

    Headquartered in California, East West Bank (Nasdaq: EWBC) is a top performing commercial bank with an exclusive focus on the U.S. and Greater China markets. With assets of $41 billion, we've ranked among the 30 largest banks in the United States. And since 2010, we have been recognized by Forbes as one of the top 15 best banks in America. With a strong foundation, and enterprising spirit and a commitment to absolute integrity, East West Bank gives people the confidence to reach further.


    East West Bank is seeking a Specialty Deposit Account Officer. The Specialty Deposits Relationship Manager for the SE Region will be responsible for all phases of client management and business development of a public sector and nonprofit deposit portfolio. They will provide extensive deposit banking services and deposit banking investments to the public and nonprofit sector.


    • Develop deposit relationships with public sector and nonprofit entities

    • Identify and analyze potential deposit markets to develop

    • Extensive relationship management and business development

    • Manage and maintain, as a single point of contact, new and existing customer relationships including client onboarding, KYC risk assessment and internal reviews

    • Provide weekly excel portfolio management to Team Lead and other reporting as directed

    • Measure performance on annual average net deposit growth, revenue, and cost of funds

    • Issue and manage deposit collateral requirements

    • Perform documented annual audit accounts confirmations

    • Ongoing study of municipal and nonprofit banking laws and legislative updates

    • Negotiate approved deposit conditions with any governing board/department, overseeing the fiscal responsibilities of the public or nonprofit entity

    • Negotiate Request for Banking Proposal’s (RFP’s) and Request for Banking Qualification’s (RFQ’s)

    • Acquire qualified referrals from existing clients

    • Cross sell Bank products and services

    • Analyze financial statements including fiscal budgets, special legislation tax issues, project cash flow projections, draw down schedules, RFP’s, investment bids, and RFQ’s

    • Build successful relationships with retail banking partners, public sector advisory firms, government focused support organizations, nonprofit entities and community leaders

    • Participate in East West Bank’s Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) and other planned regional functions

    • Create market branding

    • Manage participation of attendance at conferences and any sponsorship function/event

    • Present educational seminars specific to public industry knowledge and best practices - public speaking and public presentation skills required for this role

    • Recommend and implement appropriate changes to establish policies and procedures

    • Manage support staff, if applicable

    • Manage interdepartmental process and communications as directed

    • Administer the day-to-day operation as directed

    • Other duties as assigned


    • 5+ years of public sector banking experience (preferred)

    • 5+ years of direct portfolio management experience (preferred)

    • Proven sales track record and strong negotiation skills

    • Bachelor’s degree in banking, finance, or another related field

    • Strong Finance background

    • Strong knowledge base in Banking, Treasury and Economic Outlook

    • Excellent written and oral communication skills

    • Efficient, self-motivated and hard working

    • Ability to work independently and effectively as part of a team, while handling multiple tasks and responsibilities simultaneously

    • Proven sales track record and strong negotiation skills

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    East West Bank is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected status. Reasonable accommodations for disability are provided to applicants and employees in accordance with applicable law.