Senior Business Development Manager - Institutional Clients (f/m/d)

Allianz Global Investors

We are seeking a team oriented self-starter who displays initiative and a positive attitude as well as a high level of integrity, drive and the motivation to develop Institutional market opportunities. ~crlf~~crlf~The candidate must have demonstrated ability to create sales/relationship opportunities with clients, prospects and consultants in assigned market segments.

## Manages a portfolio of institutional clients and prospects (Pension Funds, Insurance Companies, Bank Foundations, Corporates, Consultants etc.)~crlf~## Insurance would be an advantage~crlf~## Serve as the primary point of contact for prospects and requests related to new business activities~crlf~## Engage pro-actively with prospects, facilitates initiatives and participates in client and prospect events in collaboration with Team Head to deliver against sales commitments~crlf~## Actively covers and seeks out business opportunities with relevant counterparts. This also encompasses extensive and frequent travel to cover segments such as Bank Foundations ~crlf~## Leverages the organization’s relationship with existing institutional accounts by developing and executing proactive, creative, and ongoing contact initiatives~crlf~## Collaborates closely with the Client Account Management Team in order to ensure 360° coverage of client relationships and identification of cross-selling opportunities.~crlf~## Ensures the commercial support for our customers, in relation with the Client Account Management Team and coordinates the commercial follow-up.~crlf~~crlf~

## Post-graduate degree or global equivalent~crlf~## Good communication skills -Fluency in Italian and English is mandatory~crlf~## Excellent understanding of the financial markets and investment vehicles~crlf~## Established professional experience, ideally in the Asset Management industry~crlf~## Advanced knowledge of institutional investment topics and strategies, including markets, indices, asset allocation, manager structure, consultant relationships, performance evaluation and attribution. This also involves a good knowledge of specific institutional regulation for the Italian market.~crlf~~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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