Hudson Valley Federal Credit Union Marketing Research Assistant in Poughkeepsie, New York

Job Description There’s a reason people work here!

Established in 1963, Hudson Valley Federal Credit Union (HVFCU) offers a friendly alternative to banking, with an enthusiastic atmosphere centered around meeting our members’ expectations. HVFCU is a community-based financial cooperative serving more than 275,000 personal and business members throughout four counties in New York State’s scenic Hudson Valley. With $4.4 billion in assets and 800+ employees, HVFCU is one of the largest locally based employers in the region. HVFCU fosters an energetic and collaborative work environment that allows employees to excel in all aspects of their lives. The credit union truly cares about their employees and is there to help them succeed. HVFCU has been named one of the Best Companies to Work For in New York State, a Fit Friendly Workplace by the American Heart Association, and a recipient of the CEO Cancer Gold Standard by the CEO Roundtable for Cancer. HVFCU offers a great salary and benefits including: Health Insurance, 401(k) with employer match, Paid time off, Flexible Spending Account, Life and Disability Insurance, Business Travel Insurance, Discounted Loan Rates, Discounted Fees, Employee Assistance Program, Educational Assistance Program and Professional Development Programs. Come join us in our goal to be the Hudson Valley’s first choice for a lifetime financial services partner.

HVFCU is an ever changing progressive environment.

If you have a passion for research, working with data and providing the right information to meet the needs of members, a Marketing Research Assistant could be a great career opportunity for you! The Marketing Research Assistant is responsible for gathering, entering, analyzing and presenting research on members, prospective members, products, services, delivery channels, competition and the economy. They will assist with the identification of industry trends for use in management decision-making regarding pricing, promotion and product development.

You’ll contribute significantly to the success of the organization and how we support our members by:

  • Researching the rates and pricing practices of competitors.

  • Prepare marketing research reports.

  • Assist with conducting ongoing internal and external research programs.

  • Assist with tracking and reporting responses of advertising and promotional efforts.

  • Conducting surveys with competitors and credit union peer group.

  • Participate in HVFCU’s primary and secondary research process.

  • Use HVFCU’s database to analyze and perform queries related to the identification, profiling and monitoring of product and channel segments.

The ideal candidate will have: 1. High School graduate or equivalent certificate required. 2. Undergraduate degree in Marketing/Business, Mathematics/Statistics or equivalent experience preferred. 3. Minimum 3 years previous experience in the financial services industry preferred. 4. Previous experience in utilizing a customer information database required.

All candidates are subject to a pre-employment background check including bondability, credit report and past employment references. All checks must be favorable for an applicant to be considered for employment.

HVFCU is a tobacco-free workplace.

HVFCU is committed to equal opportunity and employee diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, genetics or any other characteristic protected by law. Auto req ID: 2200BR

Posting Title: Marketing Research Assistant

Location Address: Marketing - 137 Boardman Road, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603

Work Hours: 40 Flex (Monday to Friday 8 am to 5 pm most weeks)