Product Marketing Manager

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Wellington Management Company, LLP
  • 21 Oct 18

Product Marketing Manager

WELLINGTON MANAGEMENT

Wellington Management offers comprehensive investment management capabilities that span nearly all segments of the global capital markets. Our investment solutions, tailored to the unique return and risk objectives of institutional clients in more than 50 countries, draw on a robust body of proprietary research and a collaborative culture that encourages independent thought and healthy debate. As a private partnership, we believe our ownership structure fosters a long-term view that aligns our perspectives with those of our clients.

POSITION

The Position

Sitting within Wellington's Global Marketing EMEA team, an exciting opportunity has arisen for a Product Marketing Manager to create, improve and maintain the messaging, positioning and marketing collateral for Wellington's fund range and broader investment capabilities. This role will have a retail focus and you should have a passion for transforming complex investment products into a compelling marketing story that resonates and appeals to an intermediary/retail audience. Product Marketing has a key role in the launch and implementation of fund/capability campaigns and new fund launches.

Responsibilities

Specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Taking the lead in formulating product messaging and content for both UCITS and non-UCITS fund launches (approximately one fund launch per month on average).
  • Developing product messaging, analysis of competitor fund collateral to identify features of differentiation, awareness of market trends to formulate the 'marketing story' for each fund.
  • Planning and implementing product messaging and creatives for EMEA/UK campaigns across the marketing mix, focusing on sales materials and leveraging content across web, email and print.
  • Ensuring the timely delivery of fund content and data to the Relationship team and the Digital Marketing team for fund launches. 
  • Helping the Product Marketing team to improve the content, appearance and commercial appeal of our existing marketing collateral.
  • Attending Product Development meetings for UCITS and non-UCITS funds and at launch meetings for new products.


Qualifications

The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications:
  • Relevant experience in a Marketing role at an asset manager.
  • Experience in the creation of fund promotional material (fund profiles, pitchbooks and other marketing collateral).
  • Strong knowledge of UCITS and local fund ranges marketing rules in the UK and Europe.
  • Strong knowledge of retail marketing and fund categories in EMEA databases such as Morningstar, Lipper, FE, Citywire, and the IA sectors in the UK.
  • Being an investment-led firm, demonstrable and robust investment knowledge across asset classes.
  • The candidate should be an able networker and a strong but respectful influencer in order to facilitate the varying requirements of sales and Product Management.


JOB TITLE
Product Marketing Manager

JOB FAMILY
Global Relationship Group (GRG/WMP)

LOCATION
London

As an equal opportunity employer, Wellington Management considers all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, creed, national origin, age, ancestry, disability (physical or mental), medical condition, citizenship, marital status, pregnancy, veteran or military status, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. If you are a candidate with a disability, or are assisting a candidate with a disability, and require an accommodation to apply for one of our jobs, please email us at Wellington@icareerhelp.com .