The Economist II is responsible for assisting in the data collection, design, development, deployment and maintenance of data driven econometric models applied to the lease business and the used vehicle market. The Economist II plays a key role in the production of research and analysis to quantify the impact of economic, legal and auto industry factors on the portfolio performance and asset values. This research support strategic planning, as well as the specific needs of Pricing, Asset Remarketing, Accounting, Investor Relations, Structured Finance, Dealer Services and Credit Risk Management. This position will assist the Economics team in modeling efforts through an in depth knowledge of econometrics, diligent knowledge of economic and market data, and providing insightful interpretation through outside of the box analysis. To improve ad-hoc executive decisions, the Economist II applies advanced analytical skills and processes through data analysis, model development and strategy testing. This position is also responsible for summarizing, reporting and providing a polished presentation on findings to a variety of internal clients as well as interacting with other departments in the interest of achieving the overall company objectives.