Director of Selection Systems

Chevy Chase, Maryland, United States
Mar 03, 2017
Apr 24, 2017
Executive, Director
Full Time
If you are a Selection professional and ready to make an impact at a world-class company - read on!
GEICO is seeking an experienced Manager to lead our Selection Systems function.  This team is responsible for assisting GEICO in our mission to identify and hire talented new associates. The position will be at either the Director or Senior Manager level depending on experience and qualifications.
Specific areas of responsibility include:
• Professionally designing, validating, and implementing best-in-class selection tools (interviews, tests, and job simulations, etc.) and processes to help fuel our quickly growing business with highly talented associates
• Utilizing technology to improve results and streamline the tools and processes
• Analyzing selection process results and conducting validation studies
• Training regional users and overseeing the execution of  the process
• Ensuring appropriate management information and reporting to effectively manage the processes;
• Providing professional support and guidance to internal customers regarding selection issues 
Candidate Qualifications:
• Ph.D. in Industrial/Organizational Psychology or related field preferred; at least I/O Master's degree required
• 3 -5 years applied experience in employment selection tool design, development, and/or validation
• 2 -3 years demonstrated management experience and ability to work effectively with diverse levels & teams
• Initiative and willingness to handle a variety of tasks, manage change, and drive results in a fast-paced, high-growth environment.
• Knowledge of relevant employment law
• Strong research, data analysis, oral and written communication, and interpersonal skills are critical
• Ability to use SAS and/or SPSS for Windows
• Experience managing large data sets in Excel is a plus
• Ability to travel up to 20% within the U.S.



For more than 75 years, GEICO has stood out from the rest of the insurance industry! We are one of the nation's largest and fastest-growing auto insurers thanks to our low rates, outstanding service and clever marketing. We're an industry leader employing thousands of dedicated and hard-working associates. As a wholly owned subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway, we offer associates training and career advancement in a financially stable and rewarding workplace.

Our associates' quality of life is important to us. Full-time GEICO associates are offered a comprehensive Total Rewards Program*, including:


• 401(k) and profit-sharing plans
• Medical, dental, vision and life insurance
• Paid vacation, holidays and leave programs
• Tuition reimbursement
• Associate assistance program
• Flexible spending accounts
• Business casual dress
• Fitness and dining facilities (at most locations)
• Associate clubs and sports teams
• Volunteer opportunities
• GEICO Federal Credit Union


* Benefit offerings for positions other than full-time may vary.


GEICO is an equal opportunity employer. GEICO conducts drug screens and background checks on applicants who accept employment offers.


How to Apply

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