Head of Product Implementation

Dublin City Centre
05 Mar 2019

Head of Product Implementation

(Pls call me if you are an experienced Project Manager / Product Manager from Fund Admin or Asset Management - lots more detail to go through on this role )

Head of Product Implementation

A leading Asset Management company based in Dublin are seeking an experienced senior asset management professional to join their business as Head of Product Implementation. The successful candidate will be responsible for all elements of mutual fund implementation in respect of new product development and product management initiatives for Cross Border business.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Managerial lead of the Product Implementation team with a number of direct reports; managing the day to day workflow as well as the constant improvement of processes and procedures
  • Oversee the integration and interaction of the Product Implementation team with all internal stakeholders to constantly improve the fund launch process with regards to project management, operational and governance aspects
  • Manage new fund and share class launches including supporting of new product features
  • Independently lead key cross-functional, International Product projects working with multiple internal departments as well as external providers
  • Implement all initiatives concerning product management requirements (e.g. share class launches, sub-fund registrations in different jurisdiction, mergers/liquidations, etc.)
  • Work closely with the Product Research and Development team to provide input for feasibility analysis on new initiatives/product proposals
  • Work closely with other teams within the Cross Border function to ensure cohesive approach to the implementation and support of all product initiatives
  • Identification and tracking of risks and issues, proposing mitigations on all projects; escalating to Senior Management in a timely manner

Key Skills/Qualifications:

  • 5 years' + professional experience in a similar role within Asset Management
  • Excellent Asset Management knowledge specifically of UCITS and AIF products
  • Background in Product Management, Product Delivery, Product Implementation, Fund Operations, legal or Transfer Agency
  • Track record in people management within a complex organisation
  • Strong track record in successfully and independently leading complex projects
  • Experience navigating organisational change and delivering process improvement
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

All interested candidates should send CVs to Susan Nix - snix@morganmckinley.ie

Morgan McKinley is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Please note that any references to salary or pay rates in this advertisement and in the salary refinement section are indicative only and should only be used as a guide.

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