American Express Analyst - Risk Management II in India, India

GCP continues to be a fast growing business. Accelerating growth momentum, increasing profitability, and powering up our value proposition are key objectives for GCP organization. The Global Product Development & Operational Excellence (GPD & OPS) organization, within GCP, is instrumental in ensuring achievement of these objectives. The Global Consulting team within the Global Client Group (GCG) is responsible for the execution of complex management consulting engagements for global and multinational clients. This role will work closely with the consulting senior managers, team members, clients, suppliers and cross-functional business partners to improve profitability, increase growth and enhance the customer experience in the delivery of consulting projects. Candidate will be a member of the GCPA - COE within Global Business Performance and will work very closely with the stakeholders from the Global Consulting team. If you seek challenge, have a strategic and analytical mindset, consider working with DS&I, American Express. An Ideal Candidate: Problem solving skills. Strong execution skills. Courage to take up challenge & dare to be different Will, passion & vision into future to learn and grow. Be part of the winning team and feel sense of accomplishment Key Responsibilities  Provide analytical support to consulting engagements on Benchmarking, Preferred Supplier Programs, T & E and Purchasing Process, Policy Analysis and Performance Measurement  Develop automated solutions to bring efficiencies to redundant activities  Operate And Contribute To a Team-Oriented Environment with Strong Personal Accountability, Commitment And Integrity With Respect To All Aspects Of The Role  Create and Present Reports and Manage Small Engagements independently  Analyze Quantitative and Qualitative Data as well as help the client understand the business impact of the results  Create Project Plans And Presentations For Consulting Engagements  Work With Massive Datasets To Analyze And Formulate Strategic Plans  Deliver analytical insights to help the leadership team evaluate and drive business performance.  Devise process improvement tools and methodologies that will ensure successful and timely implementation of new products or initiatives.  Partner with functional leaders, Strategic Business Partners and senior leaders to assess and provide analytical solutions to fulfill business requirements.  Work closely with senior leaders, stakeholders & Field GMs in Global Commercial Payments (GCP) and Data Strategy & Insights COE to create global view of field organization for Senior Leaders and provide actionable insights.  Work with stakeholders in carrying out both reactive and proactive analysis of large amounts of structured and unstructured data involving a wide range of database management software, statistical and predictive techniques –  Provide strategic insights to optimize field performance including such measures as retention, and revenue optimization.  Conduct market analysis for customer behavior, Market Share and Benchmarking  Generate portfolio and customer metrics and dashboards with key insights on brands, products and services  Ability to understand complex operational systems and business intelligence tools for the developing information products and analytical offerings to a large global client base  Ability to synthesize and clearly communicate complex insights that focus on the critical issues and provide actionable opportunities.  Develop solutions by integrating data from different data sources using SQL, excel, access, SAS, R and other available BI tools like Micro-strategy. Experience  Extensive experience 4 years in hands-on programming, data mining, data modeling, and report development using large volumes of granular data to deliver analytical solutions  Must have expertise in Advanced Excel/R/SAS/SQL  Knowledge and application of statistical methods will be added advantage  Experience in payments, financial sector (any other relevant) industry preferred Qualifications:  Bachelors in quantitative field (e.g., Bachelors in Engineering, Computer Science, Statistics, Econometrics, Mathematics, Operations Research), M.S or MBA.  Excellent verbal and written communication skills  Strong client management skills  A demonstrated ability to work in high-pressure situations with minimal errors  An optimistic and growth mindset with a tremendous will to win  Should be able to function with minimum supervision with high sense of ownership  Should be comfortable with flexible shift timings to support the international business This role may be subject to additional background verification checks. This role may be subject to additional background verification checks. Experienced professional in a team member role, well versed in statistical modeling techniques. Nature of work is similar to Analyst 1 but level of supervision is lower. Position requires higher levels of knowledge and skill. Assigned tasks are of low to medium complexity.

 Bachelors in quantitative field (e.g., Bachelors in Engineering, Computer Science, Statistics, Econometrics, Mathematics, Operations Research), M.S or MBA.  Excellent verbal and written communication skills  Strong client management skills  A demonstrated ability to work in high-pressure situations with minimal errors  An optimistic and growth mindset with a tremendous will to win  Should be able to function with minimum supervision with high sense of ownership  Should be comfortable with flexible shift timings to support the international business  Knowledge of American Express Commercial business and payment industry would be an advantage.

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Title: Analyst - Risk Management II

Location: India-India-Gurgaon

Requisition ID: 17007640