Business Manager (f/m/d) - Distribution Management, Munich

Allianz Global Investors

You want to manage mid- to long-term strategic distribution projects and want to be involved in ad-hoc tasks and initiatives with a global and regional scope? You want to gain deep knowledge on the distribution functions and across all aspects of the asset management business as well as across all geographies?~crlf~~crlf~Then we have an exciting opportunity for you: We are looking for a Business Manager (f/m/d) for our Distribution Management team with a focus on global distribution strategy and projects.~crlf~~crlf~This role can be filled either in Frankfurt or in Munich.

In this exciting role you will... ~crlf~##Contribute to the design and implementation of the global and regional distribution strategies and of our approach to covering and servicing important client segments~crlf~##Lead and/or support strategic and high priority distribution projects and initiatives supporting the firm’s organic and inorganic growth efforts with a global and / or regional scope~crlf~##Be responsible for implementing, tracking, and refining change initiatives within the global distribution function and for aligning and coordinating cross-functional change initiatives~crlf~##Conduct detailed analytical assessments and recommendations~crlf~##Support development of business plans and business cases~crlf~##Facilitate regional Business Dialogues and follow-ups ##Coordinate planning and execution of go-to-market strategy for new products and strategies in different regions, in particular in the Private Markets space~crlf~##Drive, support and monitor global/ cross-regional product campaigns~crlf~##Represent our Distribution in firm wide key initiatives/ projects/ steering committees~crlf~##Develop and prepare senior management presentations and decision proposals for AllianzGI Governance Bodies (e.g. Executive Committee, Global Distribution Committee)~crlf~~crlf~

You should have a strong interest in financial markets and passion for the asset management industry. Given the exposure provided in this role, the candidate needs to be prepared to deal with senior management from various functions on a day-to-day basis and to enjoy working in a diverse and highly energetic environment. ~crlf~In particular, we are seeking a candidate with the following capabilities / experiences: ~crlf~##University degree in Business Administration or related field of study (MBA, PhD are a plus)~crlf~##At least several years of proven experience within a large organization or consultancy (including project management experience), preferably in the asset management industry (e.g. Investments, Products, Distribution, Consultants Relations, Business Management, Strategic Development)~crlf~##Experience with Alternatives strategies~crlf~##Proven skills in managing and working in international, cross-functional and geographically dispersed project teams~crlf~##Strategic mindset, a passion for innovation/thinking out of the box and agile responsiveness~crlf~##Experience in working with senior management~crlf~##Strong analytical and conceptual skills~crlf~##Strong communications and presentation skills ##Native/proficient in English~crlf~##Outstanding skills in Microsoft Power Point and Excel ##Willingness to regularly travel to AllianzGI locations globally~crlf~

Allianz is the home for those who dare – a supportive place where you can take the initiative to grow and to actively strengthen our global leadership position. By truly caring about people – both its 85 million private and corporate customers and more than 142,000 employees – Allianz fosters a culture where its employees are empowered to collaborate, perform, embrace trends and challenge the industry. Our main ambition is to be our customers’ trusted partner, instilling them with the confidence to grow. If you dare, join us at Allianz Group.~crlf~~crlf~Allianz is an equal opportunity employer. Everybody is welcome, regardless of other characteristics such as gender, age, origin, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion, disability, or sexual orientation.

Allianz Global Investors is a leading active asset manager with over 770 investment professionals in 25 offices worldwide and managing EUR 535 billion in assets for individuals, families and institutions.

Active is how we create and share value with clients. We believe in solving, not selling, adding value beyond pure economic gain. We invest long-term, drawing upon our broad and innovative investment expertise, and leveraging resources globally to ensure a superior client experience wherever they are based and whatever their investment needs.~crlf~Active is: Allianz Global Investors~crlf~~crlf~You are committed to creating value for our clients so that they can meet their financial objectives throughout their lives. You embrace a collegial culture based on strong values, take individual responsibility, and are dedicated to mastering challenging tasks. You aspire to make an impact in a diverse, international, technology-enabled and increasingly agile environment. If you feel inspired to elevate the active asset management experience, this is the place for you since,~crlf~Active is: Allianz Global Investors.~crlf~~crlf~


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