TITLE: Project Manager, Acquisition
DUTIES: Discover Products Inc. seeks Project Manager, Acquisition in Riverwoods, IL, to utilize advanced statistical analytics and modeling knowledge to perform business process assessment in finance, economics and risk management. Utilize computer programming techniques including SAS, SQL, Decision tree, and statistical models in order to analyze large datasets and develop strategies and policies for credit card risk management. Work in a cross-functional environment with decision science, marketing, risk system managements and other functional teams. Update acquisition and portfolio monthly reports on a regular basis for different product segments. Promote a risk-aware culture to ensure efficient and effective risk and compliance management practices by adhering to required standards and processes.
REQUIREMENTS: Master’s degree or equivalent in Business Administration, Statistics, Mathematics, Econometrics, or a related field and one (1) year of experience in job offered or related occupation: working on finance products and credit risk functions to develop and enhance credit strategies, policies and processes for a global financial institution utilizing statistical and analytical modeling tools and technologies including SQL, SAS, and Excel to drive top rate performance; translating business objectives into analytical framework and providing solutions using optimal trade-offs between risk and revenue metrics; working in a cross-functional environment with internal business partners; conducting risk management and business metrics; and conducting financial and statistical analyses.
QUALIFIED APPLICANTS: Please apply directly through our website www.mydiscovercareers.com for Job ID 44014 by clicking on “Apply Now.” No calls. Equal Opportunity Employer/disability/vet.
The same way we treat our employees is how we treat all applicants – with respect. Discover Financial Services is an equal opportunity employer (EEO is the law). We thrive on diversity & inclusion. You will be treated fairly throughout our recruiting process and without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status in consideration for a career at Discover.
24-Hour Nurse Hotline & Telehealth Services
7 Paid Holidays
Annual Flu Shots
Employee Assistance Program
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Group Auto, Home and Pet Insurance
Healthy Eating Program
Legal Assistance Plan
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Onsite Weight Watchers at Work
Paid Parental Leave
Professional and Leadership Development Programs
Service Anniversary Awards
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Employee Stock Purchase Plan
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