Associate Analyst, Ancillary Product And Data Vendor Management

Credit Acceptance Corporation Southfield , MI 48086

Posted 2 months ago

Our Analytics Department is on the front-line of helping build intrinsic value and make strategic business decisions through data analytics. Team members in this role are able to utilize the latest analytical technology to develop, monitor, and maintain complex practices that help to optimize our success. Our team members value being challenged, are encouraged to express their ideas, and have the flexibility to enjoy work life balance.

About this Position: The purpose of the Associate Analyst, Ancillary Product and Data Vendor Management is to...

  • Be knowledgeable about ancillary products policies and processes, including GAP, Vehicle Service Contracts (VSC) and starter interrupt devices with GPS (GPS-SID)

  • Work directly with ancillary product and data vendors to ensure all processes are functioning correctly and assist in handling technical issues that may arise

  • Assist Funding, Finance, Corporate Legal, and Servicing teams in researching and resolving issues related to ancillary products and data vendors

  • Conduct User Acceptance Testing (UAT) for new policies and processes for ancillary products and data vendors

  • Update and maintain vendor status, contract status, and servicing vendor usage reports

  • Run ad hoc data reports for key business users

Outcomes & Activities:

  • Assist in projects and initiatives relating to ancillary products, including the formulation of requirements and performing UAT

  • Maintain accurate records of communications and agreements with vendors

  • Perform data analysis to solve business problems and drive better decisions

  • Develop and produce reports to measure the performance of processes and strategies

  • Remain compliant with our policies, processes and legal guidelines


  • Bachelor's degree or higher (Computer Science, Economics, Mathematics, Statistics, Business Analytics, etc. - preferred), or 1 year of tenure at Credit Acceptance

  • Experience with Microsoft Excel, Access, or other technical knowledge

  • Be able to communicate complex information to others in a way they can understand

  • Be self-motivated and able to perform with minimal supervision

  • Be able to apply analytical skills to solve problems creatively

  • Work onsite at the assigned Credit Acceptance work location


  • Basic working knowledge of SQL, SAS, R, Python, or other computer language

  • Working knowledge of Credit Acceptance core systems (CAPS, LSS, Artiva)

  • 1+ years' experience in auto lending analytics

Knowledge & Skills:

  • Have high level of organization to multi-task and prioritize multiple requests

  • Be able to apply analytical skills to solve problems creatively

  • Act promptly and effectively when assigned tasks

  • Communicate complex information to others in a way they can understand

  • Work well with others in a team environment

  • Be proactive and make recommendations as opportunities arise

  • Be self-motivated and able to perform with minimal supervision

Company Values: To be successful in this role, Team Members need to demonstrate the characteristics of PRIDE in their work:

  • Positive: Maintain a positive attitude by focusing on solutions and promoting a collaborative and enjoyable environment.

  • Respectful: Value teamwork, share successes, appreciates others and communicates in a way that promotes trust.

  • Insightful: Make timely well considered decisions, create innovative solutions and continuously learn.

  • Direct: Communicate clearly and objectively; don't be afraid of difficult conversations. Raise concerns through the proper channels.

  • Earnest: Be honest, sincere and consistent. Work hard and pursue our goals together relentlessly.

Targeted Compensation: Please contact the recruiter for additional information.

Required degrees must have been earned at institutions of Higher Education which are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent.

Credit Acceptance is an equal opportunity employer.

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Associate Analyst, Ancillary Product And Data Vendor Management

Credit Acceptance Corporation