Product Manager circa £85K + Bens & Bonus Ref: AB13384
Our client, a boutique Asset Manager with circa $12Bil AUM has a newly created role within their experienced Product team for a Product Manage to support their existing range of products, ensuring they continue to meet operational, regulatory and client requirements.
Roles & Responsibilities
Develop the equity and fixed income product range by launching strategies and funds in line with the firms’ corporate goals.
Proactive management of existing product set to ensure it continues to meet customers’ expectations and regulatory requirements. Ensure the daily, monthly and quarterly processes for all funds operate effectively
Review pricing and profitability for the products to maximise revenue for the company.
Carry out the annual product reviews for all products, in line with MIFID requirements
Work with the Investment Team to initiate and support the development of sustainable equity and fixed income strategies.
Ensure new products are aligned with the business vision and strategy. Develop ideas from concept stage through to approval and launch.
Project manage each launch, working with a variety of teams including, other members of the product team, Legal, compliance, operations to set up the fund with the UCITS platform provider.
Experience & Qualifications
2-5 years minimum of Product Development experience within Asset Management.
Strong understanding of market and investment theory.
In depth knowledge of UCITS regulatory requirements.
Experience of working with external fund platforms an advantage.
Knowledge of asset management industry and competitors.
Robust knowledge of ESG and Sustainable products.
Ideally some marketing or distribution experience.
Understanding of equity and fixed income asset classes.
Understanding of the relevant legal and regulatory considerations associated with launching new products across different markets and geographies
Please note: that due to the high volume of applicants responding to our adverts we are regrettably not able to feed back on all applications; only successful candidates will be contacted.