Team Lead (f/m/d) Investment & Operations Regulatory Change - Paris

Allianz Global Investors

At Allianz Global Investors our people enjoy motivating, fulfilling careers. If you’re looking for a fast-paced working environment, you’re resolved to cultivate and expand your talents and relish a challenge, then join us now!~crlf~We’re committed to giving our people – experienced and energetic professionals alike – the opportunities and experiences they seek to thrive and gain personal fulfilment. We will work with you to craft your own career, develop your personal growth, and align your achievements with your ambitions.~crlf~~crlf~We are looking for you ! We are currently hiring a forward-thinking and results-oriented Team Lead (f/m/d) Investment & Operations Regulatory Change to join an already successful team to lead the delivery of projects around regulatory changes. The ideal candidate will have a good mix of leadership and project management skills as well as experience within the Investment Management Business. The position is based in our Paris office. ~crlf~~crlf~As the Team Lead of a highly skilled, specialist team within Investment & Operations Change, you will be responsible to coordinate and develop a team focussed on implementing new regulatory requirements for Investments & Operations (comprising the complete project management lifecycle from impact assessment to BAU handover) thereby developing the European operations strategy & Target Operating Model (TOM) to align with regulations and leading all aspects of regulatory change (incl. Association work) applicable to AllianzGI’s operating model. As member of the wider Change team, the projects' scope will comprise a harmonized sourcing strategy for our different Operations units, an effective European / Global response to upcoming regulatory and operational requirements, as well as the initiation and development of innovative operational solutions for new product and growth initiatives. You will have 6 direct reports. ~crlf~~crlf~We are looking for a highly motivated and inspiring team lead, irrespective of academic fields, with a deep understanding of the Investment Management value chain and a high affinity to regulations.

##Lead and steer the Investment & Operations Regulatory Change team (incl. budget, resource planning and respective HR responsibilities)~crlf~##Coordinate the entire regulatory change pipeline and ensure delivery in time, budget and quality by respective regulatory deadlines~crlf~##Update and present regulatory developments and project status towards Senior Management~crlf~##Prioritise, plan and implement projects to ensure compliance with regulations on a European level ~crlf~##Execute independently projects, i.e. taking ownership of project deliverables and overall project success and acting as an internal consultant~crlf~##Develop and implement operational infrastructure to support changes in industry standards and regulatory requirements~crlf~##Facilitate the assessment of regulatory rule impact to Operations, Investments and IT~crlf~##Moderate internal and external workshops across functional units and different management levels in a result-oriented way~crlf~##Actively support and contribute to different topics and projects at the same time with the ability to prioritize accordingly~crlf~

##Experienced Team Lead with strong communication skills~crlf~##Excellent university degree, preferably in a Business, Finance, or Computer Science field and several years of experience in handling global financial industry (Investment Management preferred) regulatory reform initiatives (EMIR, MiFID, SFDR, etc.)~crlf~##Strong technical skills and familiarity with project management processes~crlf~##Very good teammate with distinctive communication skills and high interpersonal competence, high motivation and positive work demeanor. Capability to proactively settle next steps and break through stalemate situations~crlf~##Ability to collaborate and communicate successfully across functions such as Portfolio Management, Distribution, Legal & Compliance and with service providers ~crlf~##Excellent presentation and communication skills ~crlf~##Proficiency in English; additional European language skills are a plus~crlf~##Highly organized, attention to detail, excellent follow through skills and ability to work independently and empower a team~crlf~

Allianz Group is one of the most trusted insurance and asset management companies in the world. Caring for our employees, their ambitions, dreams and challenges, is what makes us a unique employer. Together we can build an environment where everyone feels empowered and has the confidence to explore, to grow and to shape a better future for our customers and the world around us. Join us. Let’s care for tomorrow.~crlf~~crlf~We at Allianz believe in a diverse and inclusive workforce and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We encourage you to bring your whole self to work, no matter where you are from, what you look like, who you love or what you believe in.

Allianz Global Investors is a leading active asset manager with over 750 investment professionals in 25 offices worldwide and managing EUR 546 billion in assets for individuals, families and institutions.

Active is the most important word in our vocabulary. We believe in solving, not selling, adding value beyond pure economic gain. We offer a collegial culture based on strong values, taking individual responsibility, and dedication to mastering challenging tasks. To harness the power of innovation, we invest in the development of our employees. We encourage you 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.~crlf~~crlf~We are committed to deliver excellence to our clients, advisors, employees, our parent company and within our industry. Putting our clients' needs first, behaving in an open and transparent way and treating people fairly means acting with integrity. We respect difference and diversity and reward individual performance as well as teamwork.~crlf~~crlf~We are also committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing assistance to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are in need support to navigate our website or to complete your application, please send an e-mail with your request to recruiting@allianzgi.com~crlf~~crlf~


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