American Credit Acceptance Strategy Analyst in Spartanburg, South Carolina

Strategy Analyst for Risk Department

American Credit Acceptance is a $2,100,000,000 emerging credit lender for automobile loans, seeks an individual to identify business challenges and improvement opportunities. As a small and growing company, we seek an entrepreneurial individual with a knack for solving problems to leverage analysis to make strategic or tactical recommendations. The role involves problem frame-work, developing hypothesis, test and analysis, solutions development, scoping operational feasibility, leading implementation efforts and developing a monitoring plan.

  • Analyze business problems

  • Analyze data to prove hypotheses

  • Make recommendations for improvement

  • Implement strategies, leveraging relationship within the organization

  • Communicate analysis insights through presentations

  • Regular updates on progress and implementation


  • Understanding financial/valuation models

  • Communicating clearly and concisely to individuals from various backgrounds

  • Influencing others in both verbal and written mediums

  • Entrepreneurial spirit

  • Hunger to learn and grow

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in any quantitative field (business, math, economics, finance, statistics, science, engineering, information technology)

  • Will also consider MBA's and Master's in analytical fields

  • Outstanding performance in college

Preferred Qualifications:

  • At least one year of experience in a quantitative field

  • Experience with SQL, SAS and or R

  • One year of experience in Statistical model building, market research, SQL querying

  • Two years of experience in Risk analyst in a corporate setting

  • One year of experience in Consulting

Work Environment and Physical Demands

This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines. This position is required to lift at least 50 pounds and have the mobility to keep the storage areas orderly and floors cleaned of IT clutter.

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work

This is a full-time position with a work schedule of Monday-Friday with some schedule variations as needed including on-call coverage rotation. Occasional night or weekend work for special projects.


This position will require up to 5% local travel.

EEO Statement

ACA provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. ACA complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

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