Sr. Product Manager, Security Master and Price Master

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Broadridge
  • 18 Sep 18 2018-09-18

Sr. Product Manager, Security Master and Price Master

Broadridge is a market leader in providing data management solutions to the investment industry. The Broadridge Reference Data suite of products provides banks, brokerages, asset managers, and hedge fund administrators with best of breed data acquisition, data quality, warehousing, and reporting tools as well as a complete outsourced managed service capability.

Broadridge is seeking a Senior Product Manager with an excellent understanding of the Reference Data market, to define the vision and strategy for each of the products and services within the product portfolio and to assist with Pre-Sales and Sales related responsibilities.

* Support product strategy (Security Master, Price Master) working closely with V.P. Product Management. Manage and support products day-day partnering and supporting internal Sales, Account Management and Technology teams.

* Define feature and functional enhancements (Security Master, Price Master), by defining and writing business specifications, liaise with Development and coordinate QA testing.

* Assist in the development of the Product Pricing matrix based on known and quantifiable costs, target margin and competitive environment.

* Internal SME and contact point for other Broadridge business units.

Capabilities

* A proactive and self-motivated personality

* Excellent decision-making skills with a demonstrated ability to identify, prioritize, and articulate the highest impact initiatives

* Able to manage multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment

* Expertise in gathering, analyzing, and translating market and customer behavior into real product requirements

* Excellent project and time management skills, including exceptional attention to detail and meticulous organization

* Strong communication skills: oral, written, and listening

* Team player but also able to work independently

* Experience with technology integration to improve efficiencies

* Strong proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Visio and PowerPoint

* Proficient in SQL for data analysis, profiling and lineage

* Must be extremely comfortable learning new systems, mastering processes

Specific Duties

* As part of the product team, contribute to the product strategy, and create and manage a prioritized roadmap for your product area

* Partner with product development by working daily with Development and other teams through all phases of the process: ideation, design, development, and product rollout

* Deliver concise and relevant product requirement documents -- from data elements to features and functions - that are easily understood by technical and non-technical stakeholders

* Identify functional and technical interdependencies and be able to communicate effectively with the Development team and other relevant stakeholders

* Serve as escalation point for resolution of client questions, production issues in support of Account Management, Development and Managed Services team

* Maintain existing data vendor relationships as it relates to our product and client requirements and serve as internal point person for issue resolution for internal Vendor Partner and Account Management

* For your product area, contribute to Broadridge's competitive strategy through competitor & customer research and new technology development into a clear understanding of key proactive customer engagement use cases and best practices

* Set, measure and refine key product metrics and use them to make informed product decisions

* Support continuous usability/UI enhancements

* Collaborate with internal stakeholders in Pre-Sales, Account Management, Product Marketing, Sales, and Account Management to support existing client management and new client acquisitions

* Work closely with Product Marketing to develop launch strategy, product messaging/positioning

Skills and Experience

* Ideal candidate has served a role in Middle Office Operations within a trade management, settlement or data integrity function

Demonstrated understanding of the trade lifecycle and required Security Master and Reference data required
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Strong understanding and experience working with all asset types
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Hands on experience with more complex types such as Fixed Income and OTC Derivatives is a plus
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Understanding of Corporate Actions processing, relevant Terms and Conditions, and related reference data
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Experience working with the integration and/or management of feeds from vendor/market data providers such as Bloomberg, Reuters, IDC, Markit
* 8+ years' experience within the financial services industry, buy-side preferred; Hedge Fund a plus
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4+ years' business analyst experience within financial services industry
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Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting or Technology

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Skills and Experience

* Ideal candidate has served a role in Middle Office Operations within a trade management, settlement or data integrity function

Demonstrated understanding of the trade lifecycle and required Security Master and Reference data required
*

Strong understanding and experience working with all asset types
*

Hands on experience with more complex types such as Fixed Income and OTC Derivatives is a plus
*

Understanding of Corporate Actions processing, relevant Terms and Conditions, and related reference data
*

Experience working with the integration and/or management of feeds from vendor/market data providers such as Bloomberg, Reuters, IDC, Markit
* 8+ years' experience within the financial services industry, buy-side preferred; Hedge Fund a plus
*

4+ years' business analyst experience within financial services industry
*

Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting or Technology

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