Senior Project Manager Operations

Allianz Global Investors

We are seeking to recruit a Senior Project Manager in Frankfurt, London or Paris to join an already successful team to help deliver projects around the design and implementation of new operational requirements, asset classes and functionalities for mandates and funds for Allianz as a client as well as our third party clients. ~crlf~~crlf~We are looking for experienced candidates with a good mix of project management skills and experience within Investment Management.~crlf~~crlf~As part of a highly skilled project management team within Operations Change Europe, you will be encouraged to initiate and implement projects for innovative products and functional improvements within the Asset Management Operations business.~crlf~~crlf~We are looking for a highly motivated project manager, with a deep understanding of the Asset Management value chain and affinity to Change. You will need to demonstrate experience or attitude in some or all of the following areas:

## Deliver projects with an early consideration of accounting, legal, tax, risk and regulatory constraints by including the respective timeframe, budget and scope~crlf~## Act as primary contact for the clients regarding the concept and implementation of innovative products and functional improvements~crlf~## Understand client’s needs, assessment of feasibility, advise and shape the proposed solution and lead the pursuit implementation process through to success~crlf~## Develop operational business models and workflows~crlf~## Co-ordinate all involved partners (mainly custodians, fund administrators, middle office providers, etc.)~crlf~## Ensure client satisfaction, accuracy and efficiency of work, and compliance with our policies and external regulations~crlf~~crlf~

## Excellent university degree, preferably in business administration, economics or a related field of study~crlf~## Several years of experience in management consulting~crlf~## Strong stakeholder and project management skills including ability to work with internal customers and partners to execute an implementation plan that works towards a rapid project success~crlf~## Deep understanding of our business and the value chain of front-, middle and back office functions~crlf~## Proven knowledge of the regulatory framework for asset managers and insurance investors~crlf~## Initial experience with alternative products, e.g. private debt, infrastructure debt or private equity~crlf~## First experience with Robotic Process Automation (RPA) and other new digital technologies ~crlf~## Ability to collaborate and work effectively with various departments within an international, diverse and highly interdisciplinary environment~crlf~## Strong communication skills, both written and oral~crlf~## Proficiency in English, additional language skills are a plus~crlf~## Professional knowledge of Microsoft Office programs, in particular MS PowerPoint and MS Excel.

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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