Entry Level

Research Development Specialist


Strategic Staffing Solutions

Research Development Specialist

6 Month Contract, Possible Conversion to Full Time

100% Fully Remote 

Pay: $33-35/HR

  • 1+ year experience in a member/customer service position in a consumer financial institution
  • 2+ years of analytical research in a financial institution.
  • Performs quantitative and qualitative business research including such areas as competitors’ operations.


Preferred Skills:

  • VBA for MS Access
  • Advanced Excel, Advanced Macro development, Pivot Tables and Graphing proficiencies
  • WebFOCUS (Build queries using SQL and Understand Keys and relational tables)
  • Performs all manner of research in areas pertaining to the business as directed by Executive Management using VBA Access and PowerPoint to drive reports.
  • Develops recommendations based on research results.
  • Spearheads special projects as directed.
  • 4-5 Years Experience


Daily Duties

  • Gathers and performs analysis of all necessary data.
  • Applies creative and innovative thinking to empirical data to explore our best solutions.
  • Data Modeling as needed
  • Develops appropriate recommendations based on results of study or inquiry.
  • Limited travel required to educational conferences and branch visitations.
  • Networks with credit union industry peers to share knowledge.
  • 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.
  • Researches 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



  • High school diploma or equivalent required. Bachelor’s degree preferred but not required.

Job ID: JOB-215682
Publish Date: 12 Jan 2023

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