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Permissible Purpose Analyst


Equifax is hiring a Permissible Purpose Analyst, to work both independently and as part of a team, protecting Equifax data through the vetting of permissible purpose audits. This role is also critical in ensuring Equifax meets its obligations under the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA).

What you’ll do:

  • Evaluates and analyzes the supporting documentation provided by customers in response to the audit in order to confirm their permissible purpose to access consumer credit reports

  • Based on the analysis of the customer review, initiative further action as needed to address any issues detected and tracks the resolution through completion

  • Conducts background investigations on customers to ensure the customer is operating a valid business and substantiates there is a legitimate need for access to Equifax data

  • Based on the results of the compliance review, may conduct further investigation into the activities of the customer related to their access to and use of Equifax data and coordinate with Security Investigations team 

Job Qualifications (Required):

  • Working knowledge of the FCRA (Position will require FCRA certification)

  • Proficient PC skills, including Google Suite

What could set you apart:

  • Bachelor’s Degree (Business or Marketing majors preferred)

  • Military, law enforcement, or compliance audit experience (a plus)

  • Experience utilizing multiple databases in order to reach a conclusion

We offer comprehensive compensation and healthcare packages, 401k matching, paid time off, and organizational growth potential through our online learning platform with guided career tracks.

If this sounds like somewhere you want to work, don’t delay, apply today - we’re looking for you!

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Who is Equifax? 

At Equifax, we believe knowledge drives progress. As a global data, analytics and technology company, we play an essential role in the global economy by helping employers, employees, financial institutions and government agencies make critical decisions with greater confidence. ​​​​​​​ 

We work to help create seamless and positive experiences during life’s pivotal moments: applying for jobs or a mortgage, financing an education or buying a car. Our impact is real and to accomplish our goals we focus on nurturing our people for career advancement and their learning and development, supporting our next generation of leaders, maintaining an inclusive and diverse work environment, and regularly engaging and recognizing our employees. Regardless of location or role, the individual and collective work of our employees makes a difference and we are looking for talented team players to join us as we help people live their financial best. 


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