CONSULTANT I - STRATEGY ANALYST CONCENTRATION AREA
Cary, NC Business Analytics Team
Job Type
Full-time
Description

Who You Are:

 You are eager to learn and like working with people and concepts. You are seeking an opportunity to use written and verbal techniques to communicate technical and analytical topics to audiences with various knowledge levels. You enjoy distilling complex systems, concepts, and ideas into simple and informative language and graphics to improve understanding.  You want a collaborative work environment that provides the opportunity to frequently interact with diverse groups throughout the life of the project 


Who We Are:

FRG | The Financial Risk Group is a risk management consulting firm based in Cary, NC.   We are dedicated to providing premier risk management advisory and implementation services to clients around the world. We help clients maximize the effectiveness and the value of their investments in risk management technology, methodology, and processes.  


 In your role as a Consultant I, Strategy Analyst concentration area, at a minimum you will:

  

  • Create standards, process designs, functional and technical requirements, user guides, procedural materials, and model documentation for a variety of audiences
  • Perform "knowledge transfer" sessions with clients to help them learn how to use the technology they have purchased
  • Educate internal and external clients on topics related to financial risk management, machine learning, financial regulations, and data governance
  • Provide technical writing support for internal clients
  • Design flow charts and process maps to explain complex systems
  • Employ techniques in critiquing, research, and group facilitation
  • Use Exploratory Data Analysis (EDA), hypothesis testing, and other analytical techniques to analyze and evaluate data
  • Use technology, analytics, and data to help companies make decisions
  • Lead product and system demonstrations as part of the sales process
  • Organize and deliver all assigned presentation topics
  • Pass any additional required certifications
  • Embrace challenges and learn new skills; be a catalyst for positive change
  • Perform other tasks as assigned
Requirements

Minimum Essential Skills:

  • MS degree in the areas of Computer Science, Economics, Mathematics, Engineering, Sciences, or Finance AND 3+ years relevant experience OR BS degree PLUS a minimum of 5+ years relevant experience
  • Technical Writing - on a scale of 1 to 3, you are a 2.5 (1 = Learning, 2 = fluent, 3 = Subject matter expert)
  • Demonstrated strong interpersonal and conflict resolution skills
  • Demonstrated knowledge of statistical analysis
  • Demonstrated technical writing skills
  • Demonstrated consultative, collaborative communication, and ability to read your audience
  • Exposure to computer programming using at least one of the following programming languages: R, Python, SAS
  • Strong written and oral business communication skills
  • Strong business presentation skills
  • Excellent problem solving, decision making, and organizational skills
  • Ability to travel up to 25% of the time as business needs dictate
  • Ability to work alone and as part of a team

Company Benefits: 

  • FRG Group Health Plan effective on your start date
  • Company-paid premiums for long-term disability coverage
  • 401k Plan eligible on the 1st of the month following 1 year anniversary
  • 401k -100% immediate vesting & Co. Match of 6% on base salary
  • FRG 401k offers both a pretax and Roth option for employee deferrals
  • Profit-Sharing - you are eligible to participate in company profit sharing, up to 4% of your base salary
  • Bonus program as part of the overall compensation program
  • FRG practices a hybrid work model
  • Open vacation program starting at 4 weeks and capping at 6 weeks (with manager approval)
  • 2 weeks of paid holidays per year 
  • 2 weeks of paid emergency/sick days per year
  • Direct deposit monthly paycheck and any expense reimbursements
  • FRG pays for approved training, materials, and certification tests with manager approval
  • Employee Referral program bonus
  • FRG season tickets: Carolina Hurricanes, Durham Bulls, Coastal Credit Union Music Park, NC Courage Soccer/NCFC