Global Business Manager Operations (f/m/d)

Allianz Global Investors

We are currently hiring a Global Business Manager to join our Global Operations Team in Frankfurt. ~crlf~~crlf~As “the right hand" of the Global Head of Fund & Distribution Operations, you will cover multifaceted coordination tasks and project-related assignments in the interaction with the various functional teams (Risk Management, Finance, Audit, HR, Global Technology, Operations & Products office) in Europe, US and Asia.

##Close collaboration with the functional head and the leadership team in order to coordinate and supervise critical initiatives as well as projects, including project management and documentation, following up on planning and results, project prioritization and risk assessment~crlf~##Owning the functional budgeting & monitoring processes (forecasts, internal/external spend controlling, etc.)~crlf~##Supervise and track FTE/Position planning and development as well as functional and team budgets~crlf~##Measure and control internal critical metrics (service quality, customer satisfaction, efficiency)~crlf~##Prepare and support initiatives sought at harmonization of business processes and continuously increase efficiency~crlf~##Review and management of operational risks (control framework)~crlf~##Acting as functional business continuity coordinator in crisis case incl. maintenance of business continuity plans, coordination of questions from teams and act as first point of contact for requests from Business Continuity Management team~crlf~##Coordinating in time response to Allianz Employer Survey (AES) and consolidating, preparing management summaries from AES results. Follow up on AES actions within function, as well as within the GTOP (Global Technology Operations and Products) AES working group~crlf~~crlf~

##Excellent university degree in business administration, economics, or a related field of study~crlf~##Solid understanding of the Asset Management value chain and especially Operations (a practical experience and/ or knowledge in different BAU and/ or change related areas of Operations is highly beneficial)~crlf~##Good knowledge of the underlying regulatory frameworks~crlf~##Several years of experience in Asset Management Industry, including experience as consultant ~crlf~##Consistent record on managing international Asset Management projects including management of multiple partners~crlf~##Fluency in English is required, further language skills are highly beneficial~crlf~##Professional knowledge of Microsoft Office programs, in particular PowerPoint, MS Excel and MS Projects~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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