Head of Product Management

  • £Exc + Bens & Bonus
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Meredith Brown Associates
  • 10 Nov 17 2017-11-10

An exciting opportunity has arisen within this city based Asset Manager for an experienced Product Manager to join an established and highly regarded team to take ownership of the maintenance of their UK, Irish and Luxembourg fun ranges.

Role & Responsibilities

  • Ownership for the maintenance of all UK, Irish, Luxembourg and Australian scheme documentation
    • Management of investment guidelines process for existing and new funds
    • Project involvement in fund launch, closure and merger process
  • Ownership for the ongoing annual product review process across all pooled funds
  • Oversight of the registration of pooled funds in Europe (and Asia) for sale
  • Management of investment guidelines process (existing and new)
  • Management of relevant regulatory change initiatives
  • Project involvement in fund launch, closure, merger and introduction of new share classes
  • Oversight of registration of pooled funds including maintenance of registrations, co-ordination of business approval for new submissions and updates of documentation for translators/regulators.
  • Responding to ad hoc product queries from all areas of the business
  • Manage team of one and allocation of product manager resource

 Experience & Qualifications

  • Have a demonstrable track record of working within a Product Management/Development function within the asset management arena
  • Good working knowledge of European/Irish/UK fund (product) regulatory environment
  • Have attained industry core professional qualification for that of a practicing investment professional e.g. Investment Management Certificate (IMC), Investment Administration Award (IAQ – Merit Award)
  • Exceptional project management skills. An ability and willingness to take on new and unexpected tasks, often to meet tight timescales
  • Analytical thinker with ability to contribute comprehensive research and analysis
  • Educated to degree standard
  • Experience pf managing a small team

Please note that due to the high volume of applicants responding to our adverts we are regrettably not able to feedback on all applications; only successful candidates will be contacted.