Product Strategy Manager - Global Asset Manager

  • Excellent
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Stephen Bell Associates
  • 20 Nov 17 2017-11-20

Product Strategy Manager for the London based team of a successful, global asset manager.

Our client is a global asset manager with a wide range of successful funds across retail, wholesale and institutional. 

They are looking to hire a Product Strategy Manager for their London based team. The role will report into their Head of Product Strategy for Europe and will be responsible for developing product development plans and product strategy for the business across all distribution channels. 

Key responsibilities include: working across all distribution lines (retail, wholesale and institutional) to develop product design and long term product strategy; using market research and analysis support to strategic design making; working closely with the investment and distribution teams to develop product strategy; regular access to clients to discuss client need, market and product trends; providing the business and senior management with ongoing strategic product plans and ongoing oversight of the development of product briefs and new product launches.

The successful candidate will have strong investment knowledge, a commercial approach, proven experience in a similar role within asset management, excellent project management and relationship building/communication skills and the ability to deliver to tight deadlines in a pressurised environment. It is likely that this person will be working within a product development, market insight, corproate strategy or product specialist role.