CONSULTANT
Cary, NC Services
Description

Who you are:

The FRG Consultant 1 will be accountable for helping some of the world’s largest organizations in the area of risk management to successfully implement and leverage risk technology. Your skills will aid in the implementation and development of risk products while developing and enhancing relationships with our valued clients.


Who we are:

FRG | The Financial Risk Group, Inc. 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. Essentially, we help clients maximize the effectiveness AND the value of their investments in risk management technology and processes.


In your role as a Consultant, at a minimum you will:

  • Serve as an active member of the implementation team
  • Develop solution components with some supervision from senior consultants
  • Have an understanding of system design documents and how the work assigned to you impacts the platform
  • Become familiar with the steps in starting up an implementation project
  • Be an active participant in the project maturity life cycle
  • Demonstrate leadership in providing robust unit test strategies
  • Understand and apply SIT/UAT testing strategies
  • Communicate effectively with clients to explain difficult business and technical concepts
  • Perform client training classes on various subjects including domain and technical topics
  • Embrace challenges and learn new skills; be a catalyst for 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 a BS degree plus a minimum of 5 years relevant experience 
  • Certified in SAS Base and Advanced Programming using 9.4
  • Intermediate understanding of risk management concepts
  • Strong written communication, oral communication, and presentation skills
  • Excellent problem solving, decision making, and organizational skills
  • Ability to travel up to 50% percent 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 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
  • Unlimited Vacation, capped at 6 weeks, prorated in year one
  • 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