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Research Development Specialist (Remote)

  • Location: Carson, 90010
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 13 days ago

Come work for one of the largest insurance companies in the U.S. and help people and businesses become smarter and better prepared to protect the things that matter most to them.
Position: Research Development Specialist (Remote)
Location: California, CA 90010 - Remote
Term: 6 months
Day-to-Day Responsibilities:
  • Performs all manner of research in areas pertaining to the business as directed by Executive Management.
  • Develop recommendations based on research results.
  • Spearheads special projects as directed.
  • Performs quantitative and qualitative business research including such areas as competitors’ operations.
  • Research compliance issues, questions, individual regulatory-related matters (i.e., practices, proposals, etc.), identifies regulatory compliance deficiencies and potential problems, provides guidance, and renders compliance opinions in the development of alternate solutions or implementation of corrective action.
  • Gathers and performs analysis of all necessary data.
  • Applies creative and innovative thinking to empirical data to explore our best solutions.
  • Develops appropriate recommendations based on results of study or inquiry.
  • Limited travel is required to educational conferences and branch visitations.
  • Networks with credit union industry peer to share knowledge.
  • Researches and develops new products and services.
  • Acts as project manager for new endeavors, coordinating the involvement of credit union departments with third-party vendors and consultants.
  • Coordinates staff communication and training for new products and services.
  • Performs limited functions as corporate historian/librarian. Performs other functions as assigned.
Is this a good fit? (Requirements):
  • High school diploma or equivalent required. Bachelor’s degree preferred in a business or related field of study, including twelve units of accounting or finance.
  • One year experience in a member/customer service position in a consumer financial Institution and two years of analytical research in a financial institution.
  • WebFOCUS experience. (Build queries using SQL and Understand Keys and relational tables)
  • Advanced Excel, Pivot Tables, and Graphing proficiencies
  • Power Query\VBA and MS Access experience.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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