Regional Product Development Associate – Global Asset Management Firm Regional Product Development Associate – Global  …

IPS Group (Asia) Limited
in Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 20 Sep 19
Competitive salary + attractive bonus
IPS Group (Asia) Limited
in Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 20 Sep 19
Competitive salary + attractive bonus
Our client is a globally renowned asset management firm and they are looking for a Product Development professional at the Associate level to join their Product Development team and based in Hong Kong. Assist the Asia Head of Product Development to design, engineer and implement all new products in Asia across all asset classes. This is a great opportunity to work independently with the distribution, investment, legal and compliance teams professional across Asia Pacific to gain a wider regional exposure.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Development of new product / new share class ideas, including working closely with investment and distribution and other relevant teams and to prepare internal and external materials.
  • Coordinate with different parties for the product implementation
  • Manage product-related initiatives and other relevant projects from time to time.
  • Assist to disseminate and coordinate product updates / product changes that will impact the region and to provide feedback where necessary on any local requirements to Product Development Team across other regions and headquarter.
  • Work closely with product development team from other region and counterparts from the Legal, Compliance and Distribution team, to ensure smooth implementation of the product changes including launches and terminations.
  • Coordinate within the region on regular update on product health check and local product activities.
  • Assist Distribution teams to fill in product questionnaire and other product due diligence.
  • Work with Legal and other relevant teams on the update of the product documentation including fund prospectus.
  • Work with the investment teams to develop locally relevant competitive analysis and adopt strategic and focus products.
  • Gather and analyze data and information on market trends, house views and flows.



  • Bachelor degree in relevant discipline
  • Minimum of 5 years’ investment experience, preferably in a product development role
  • Detailed knowledge of Asia and Luxembourg fund environment and regulations essential
  • CFA would be an advantage
  • Strong interpersonal skill and with the ability to liaise with senior management, peers and other team members.
  • Creative, innovative, and proactive, strong analytical and project management skills; ability to work under pressure and to meet demanding deadlines
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written in English and Chinese


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