Associate, Growth & Strategy
Frisco, TX

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About Us

Meritize is an education lender that uses an individual’s academic, military and work achievements to enhance credit evaluation and expand funding for skills-based education. The company’s proprietary merit-based lending program goes beyond traditional underwriting to leverage individual academic and experiential data, resulting in increased access to educational funding and improved outcomes. The Meritize platform promotes the growth and development of skills-based careers on behalf of students, educators and employers through innovative funding solutions, skills building programs and career success services.

Key Responsibilities

If you are looking to work alongside a team of highly energetic, passionate and driven people, then this opportunity may be for you. Reporting to the Vice President, Growth & Strategy, the Associate, Growth & Strategy will:

  • Design and implement research processes to support the exploration of new strategic initiatives (examples include – but are not limited to – industry certification processes, customer/borrower base research, and employment trends)
  • Conduct analysis and develop theses on industry and occupation opportunities
  • Build case studies and competitive assessments, providing concrete recommendations to drive company positioning
  • Collaborate with the VP, Growth & Strategy and other key partners across the company (including business development & partnerships, credit & analytics, product management, and others) on projects to drive Meritize’s growth


Candidates should meet the following requirements:

  • 1-2 years strategy, consulting, or similar experience
  • Excited by whitespace and ambiguity
  • Ability to proactively identify opportunities and create and test potential solutions
  • Intermediate PowerPoint and Excel skills

Apply now! Send your resume to [email protected]

Meritize is an Equal Opportunity Employer.