Product Development - VP

  • Negotiable
  • Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong HK
  • Festanstellung, Vollzeit
  • Elysian Executive Solution
  • 19 Aug 18 2018-08-19

Our client is a leading Chinese asset management with strong presence in Hong Kong. They are urgently hiring high-caliber candidates for their product development team.

Objective

  • To perform various functions pertaining to the creation of new products with the overall goal of ensuring that the products are successfully designed, priced, positioned, launched, promoted and supported in a way that will generate sales and lead to increased and profitable assets under management
  • To oversee the product development process from idea to launch and works closely with investment manager, product sponsor, fund administrator and other relevant functions to identify and address all issues that must be resolved before a successful product launch can occur

 

Duties & Responsibilities

 

  • Conduct research on market trend, market intelligence (i.e. what peers and distributors are doing) and new product opportunities
  • Provide prompt and appropriate responses to comments and inquiries with regards to products by regulatory authorities
  • Provide supported opinions regarding success potential and overall positioning within the asset management industry and the framework of existing product strategies
  • Coordinate product launch projects; work with internal partners including legal and compliance, investment teams and operations, and with external service providers, Exchange and regulators
  • Ensure application materials and service agreements are fully complied with global standards, legal requirements,  brand and company image with high qualities
  • Manage existing products’ legal documents and produce supported opinions regarding product strategies.

 

Qualifications

 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance or equivalent discipline
  • At least 5 years’ experience in product development within asset management industry or in financial regulatory authorities
  • Familiarity with Hong Kong, US, Cayman and UCITS fund rules; familiarity with QDII,QFII,RQFII policies in China will be a plus
  • Knowledge across a broad spectrum of investment capabilities including equity, fixed income, and multi-asset products
  • Strong analytical skills and marketing sense.
  • Good communication and solid project management skills