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Business Strategy Analyst Lead- Consumer Lending

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Job ID R0067535 Date posted 11/24/2021

Purpose of Job

This position is located in San Antonio or 100% Remote Opportunity.

Community: Data & Analytics Jobs that are part of a community have unique requirements established to maintain consistent application, usage and reporting structure. Uses quantitative and qualitative analysis to provide thought-leadership on evolving industry trends, market developments, USAA’s strategic direction, regulatory environment, and macroeconomic trends for the business unit. Provides insights and information-based context for key stakeholders in the business unit to effectively manage, influence, and impact line of business strategy.

Job Requirements

Tasks:

  • Identify and manage existing and emerging risks that stem from business activities and the job role. Ensure risks associated with business activities are effectively identified, measured, monitored, and controlled. 

  • Follow written risk and compliance policies and procedures for business activities. 

  • Leads discussions with key stakeholders to communicate information learned from analyses, provide input into line of business strategy development, and drive and influence business decisions.

  • Leads integration of the analytic strategy and business strategy.

  • Leads and oversees efforts to identify key business assumptions and hypotheses around line of business strategy.  Continuously refines hypotheses and identifies business questions to explore further.

  • Develops the analytical framework and blueprint to answer business questions identified in the business portfolio, product, or member experience.

  • Collaborates with key stakeholders to evaluate and uncover strategic insights related to Profit & Loss performance including Product Strategy, Pricing, Marketing, Sales, Credit Risk, Distribution Channels, and Member Experience.

  • Applies expert analytical rigor to define outcome measures, improve prioritization, increase agility in decisioning, improve ability to evaluate progress towards business outcomes, and to evaluate risks to strategic goals.

  • Effectively influences and drives strategic agreement utilizing subject matter expertise and interpersonal and negotiation skills.

  • Serves as a team lead and provides guidance and on-the-job training to team members.

Minimum Education:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Science, Finance, Economics or related discipline OR 4 additional years of related experience beyond the minimum required may be substituted in lieu of a degree.

  • 8 years of experience in data/analytics or strategy consulting (i.e. industry trends, market analysis and strategic direction), OR Advanced Degree in Business, Science, Finance, Economics with 6 years of experience in data/analytics and strategy consulting. 

  • Experience identifying business needs and leading strategic plans driven by qualitative/quantitative analysis and market insights.  

  • Strong analytical skills with experience using hypotheses-driven problem solving

  • Extensive experience leading and performing complex data analysis using various data analytics tools (i.e. Microsoft Excel, Tableau, R, Python)

  • Experience influencing business decisions

  • Experience working with leadership teams to identify key opportunities to develop and enhance business strategy using quantitative and qualitative analytics

When you apply for this position, you will be required to answer some initial questions. This will take approximately 5 minutes. Once you begin the questions you will not be able to finish them at a later time and you will not be able to change your responses.

Preferred Experience:

  • Experience developing data strategy and completing governance

  • Ability to develop actionable insights to optimize business performance

  • Strong collaboration skills with ability to work across cross-functional teams

  • Experience with Consumer Lending products such as Auto loans

  • Ability to leverage internal and external data sources to solve business problems

The above description reflects the details considered necessary to describe the principal functions of the job and should not be construed as a detailed description of all the work requirements that may be performed in the job.

Compensation:

USAA has an effective process for assessing market data and establishing ranges to ensure we remain competitive. You are paid within the salary range based on your experience and market position. The salary range for this position is: $ 106,800-$192,300*(this does not include geographic differential it may be applied based on your work location). Employees may be eligible for pay incentives based on overall corporate and individual performance or at the discretion of the USAA Board of Directors.

*Geographical Differential:

Geographic pay differential is additional pay provided to eligible employees working in locations where market pay levels are above the national average.

Shift premium: will be addressed on an individual basis for applicable roles that are consistently scheduled for non-core hours.

Benefits:

At USAA our employees enjoy best-in-class benefits to support their physical, financial, and emotional wellness. These benefits include comprehensive medical, dental and vision plans, 401(k), pension, life insurance, parental benefits, adoption assistance, paid time off program with paid holidays plus 16 paid volunteer hours, and various wellness programs. Additionally, our career path planning and continuing education assists employees with their professional goals.

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Relocation assistanceNOT available for this position.

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