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Fidelity International
in London, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
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Fidelity International
in London, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Illustrations Senior Product Manager
About the opportunity
Department Description
The Platform Products Group (PPG) is formed of 5 core functions providing support across channels within the Workplace and Personal Financial Health business areas. The 5 core functions are:
  • The Retail Products and Tools team - responsible for developing and managing our range of product wrappers, platform services and financial planning tools
  • The Pension Product and Policy team - responsible for product management and implementation across our workplace pension products and for engaging with the government, regulatory and industry bodies in the development and analysis of pensions policy.
  • The Investment Trusts team - providing portfolio management, company secretarial, marketing & sales support to the Investment Trust range, as well as an investment platform.
  • The Platform Partner team who support Fidelity's growth agenda by adding Fidelity and third-party investment products (funds, ETFs, and investment trusts) onto our platforms
  • The Brokerage Product team - responsible for the Stockbroking strategy
Purpose of the Role
Reporting to the Head of Retail Product and Planning Tools, you will be responsible for the development and maintenance of the illustrations that we provide to customers and their advisers, which help them understand what their future investment returns might be and the impact of fees on them. This includes the day to day management, as well as leading change required to deliver a market leading proposition for Fidelity. The role involves working with the business to understand customer, channel and functional requirements, combining these with competitor, market and technological insight to define and deliver a market leading offering.

Key responsibilities
  • Working with our retail and workplace distribution channels to fully understand their requirements and the outcomes that they are intending to achieve, whether that be through a major project or as part of continuous improvement
  • Management of the Illustrations product backlog including the ability to prioritise to ensure business requirements are made and the ability to champion change by articulating the value/impact of required changes
  • Ensure compliance with relevant legislation and maintenance of any assumptions used - ensuring appropriate documentation is in place and maintained, undertaking regular reviews, proactively identifying areas of risk and supporting related risk events and breaches and resulting actions/changes
  • Continually look to improve the product and drive efficiencies through consistency of service and process excellence
  • Actively participate with scrum teams delivering change to illustrations and ensure appropriate collaboration with stakeholder
  • Maintain a detailed knowledge of competitor propositions and alternative supplier solutions so that you can contribute to the product roadmap and strategy
  • Maintain a strong relationship with key suppliers and consultants
  • Manage internal and external queries about our illustrations in a timely manner
Desired experience
  • Experience of product wrappers (SIPP, Drawdown, ISA and GIA), the investments we offer
  • Knowledge of how illustrations work and an appreciation of the regulatory requirements they must comply with
  • Highly numerate and comfortable working with the complex maths that drives production of illustrations
  • Understanding of the technological and operational requirements in delivering product change
Essential skills
  • Ability to manage and maintain a backlog and prioritise the work - taking into account stakeholder, risk/compliance requirements and customer feedback
  • Able to work with delivery teams, suppliers and stakeholders to ensure goals are achieved Able to manage a considerable workload, pace of change and challenges presented by Fidelity's UK growth and the developing business
  • Comfortable challenging the status quo and asking difficult questions
  • Creativity - thinking outside the box is often required to get change delivered in time whilst still meeting customer and regulatory requirements
About you

About Fidelity International
Fidelity International offers investment solutions and services and retirement expertise to more than 2.5 million customers globally. As a privately-held, purpose-driven company with a 50-year heritage, we think generationally and invest for the long term. Operating in more than 25 locations and with $611.4 billion in total assets, our clients range from central banks, sovereign wealth funds, large corporates, financial institutions, insurers and wealth managers, to private individuals.

Our Workplace & Personal Financial Health business provides individuals, advisers and employers with access to world-class investment choices, third-party solutions, administration services and pension guidance. Together with our Investment Solutions & Services business, we invest $471 billion on behalf of our clients. By combining our asset management expertise with our solutions for workplace and personal investing, we work together to build better financial futures.

Our clients come from all walks of life and so do we. We are proud of our inclusive culture and encourage applications from the widest mix of talent, whatever your age, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity, social background and more.

As a flexible employer, we trust our people to perform their role in the way that works best for them, our clients and our business. We are a disability-friendly company and would welcome a conversation with you if you feel you might benefit from any reasonable adjustments to perform to the best of your ability during the recruitment process and beyond. Data as at 30 September 2020. Read more at

Applying to this Job Role: Please note you are only required to upload your CV/Resume to the application screen.
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