Alight unlocks enterprise growth for the world's most
influential companies with future-ready human capital and business
solutions. Alight combines industry leading data and insights with
unmatched depth and operational expertise to improve the employee
experience and optimize cloud-enabled business processes. Alight's
15,000 colleagues proudly serve thousands of clients and their more
than 30 million employees and family members throughout 180
countries. Alight helps organizations of all sizes, including over
70% of the Fortune 100, achieve next level transformation.
Are you interested mining data to find insights that can help
millions of workers across the US with their retirement savings? Do
you think you are a good communicator who can effectively explain
complex ideas in an easily understood manner? Are you a good
project manager who can work across time zones to handle multiple
competing priorities? If so, then this could be the perfect job for
Alight's research team is looking for a Research Senior Manager
who will be responsible for the day-to-day activities that drive
Alight's wealth (defined contributions/401K) research. The ideal
candidate will be able to take a research piece from thought to
publication by collecting and analyzing data, determining
conclusions, and drafting reports and other communications.
- Analyze data and external research to identify potential
patterns; this includes data mining, and summarizing findings.
- Collaborate with research team and wealth leaders on research
reports and ad hoc requests.
- Use technology (e.g. Excel, Access, Tableau) to review data,
perform calculations and understand results.
- Prepare thought leadership pieces. Manage projects from
end-to-end and allocate work to other team members
- Be able to effectively communicate to internal and external
- 3-5 or more years in the retirement industry.
- Experience with Tableau software desirable, but not
- Strong MS Office Suite skills
- Strong written and oral communication skills
- Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
- Strong attention to detail and the ability to prioritize, and
- Ability to effectively plan and assign work and manage projects
from start to completion
- Bachelor's Degree and 5+ years of related experience; or an
equivalent combination of education and experience.
By applying for a position with Alight, you understand that,
should you be made an offer, it will be contingent on your
undergoing and successfully completing a background check
consistent with Alight's employment policies. Background checks may
include some or all of the following based on the nature of the
position: SSN/SIN validation, education verification, employment
verification, and criminal check, search against global sanctions
and government watch lists, fingerprint verification, credit check,
and/or drug test. You will be notified during the hiring process
which checks are required by the position.
At Alight, we believe that diversity should be visible, valued,
and sustained throughout the organization. Alight provides equal
treatment and employment opportunities to all employees and
applicants for employment without regard to any protected status or
other protected characteristic.
Alight does not discriminate against anyone based on sex, race,
color, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or
mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy, marital or
domestic partner status, citizenship, military or veteran status,
sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, genetic
information, or any other legally protected characteristics or
conduct covered by federal, state or local law. In addition, we
take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment
qualified minorities, women, disabled persons, disabled veterans
and other covered veterans.
Alight provides reasonable accommodations to the known
limitations of otherwise qualified employees and applicants for
employment with disabilities, sincerely held religious beliefs,
practices and observances, unless doing so would result in an undue
hardship. Applicants for employment may request a reasonable
accommodation/modification by contacting his/her recruiter.
We offer you a competitive total rewards package, continuing
education & training, and tremendous potential with a growing
Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to
assign or reassign duties and responsibilities of this job to other
entities; including but not limited to subsidiaries, partners, or
purchasers of Alight business units.
Alight Solutions provides equal employment opportunities (EEO)
to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to
race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender
identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information,
pregnancy, childbirth or related medical condition, veteran,
marital, parental, citizenship, or domestic partner status, or any
other status protected by applicable national, federal, state or
local law. Alight Solutions is committed to a diverse workforce and
is an affirmative action employer.