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Program Manager Digital Business (f/m/d)

Job Level:  Professional

Frankfurt, DE, 60323

Available until:  20.03.2023
Area of Expertise:  Sales & Distribution
Unit:  Allianz Global Investors
Employing Entity:  Allianz Global Investors GmbH
Job Type:  Full-Time
Remote Job:  Hybrid working
Employment Type:  Permanent
ID:  21555

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At Allianz Global Investors our people enjoy motivating, fulfilling careers. If you are looking for a fast-paced working environment, you are resolved to cultivate and expand your talents and relish a challenge, then join us now!


We are 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.


We are looking for you ! We are currently hiring a forward-thinking and results-oriented Program Manager Digital Business (f/m/d). The position is based preferably in our office in Frankfurt


You will be part of our Digital Business team and drive AllianzGI's Digital Wealth Management Program forward by developing new business models in close collaboration with distribution partners globally. The Program Manager will report to the Head of Digital Business. A key focus will be the design and implementation of digital investment solutions for our distributors' B2B2C ecosystems. This is a great opportunity to join our team as we are now entering the RUN phase and look forward to rolling out and further growing our Digital Business.


Key responsibilities:


  • Prepare and conduct ideation workshops for digital investment solutions in order to maintain a regular flow of innovative ideas

  • Prioritize ideas together with key stakeholders and develop/maintain an innovation roadmap / feature roadmap for digital investment solutions, in particular digital pre-, sales- and after-sales tools

  • Develop customer acquisition strategies and marketing materials for digital investment solutions together with business development; actively contribute in client pitches, in particular as subject matter expert

  • Main person responsible for digital investment solution/client-oriented proposition and the project management

  • Define and prioritize high-level/over-arching functional/non-functional requirements in alignment with distribution owner and technology project lead​

  • Coordinate requirements across the different digital services (applications) and contribute to cross-functional development / implementation teams and support them with whatever is needed: You act as mentor, coach, facilitator and roadblock remover for them

  • Develop and implement KPI tracking for implemented digital investment solutions

  • Continuously optimize your digital investment solutions and act as an entrepreneur


Key Requirements/Skills/Experience:


We are looking for a motivated team member who is able to think outside the box, has a passion for innovation-related topics and would enjoying to further support the growth of AllianzGI’s Digital Business globally.


  • You should have significant working experience in creating business opportunities from new ideas, either from working within a business development department, or within a product development department. Work Experience in a startup (environment) would be a plus

  • A deep understanding of the asset / wealth management industry is required.

  • Expertise in co-creation with IT teams, in particular in agile development projects.

  • Solid knowledge of digital operating models and co-creation with external vendors.

  • Strong leadership skills with the ability to persuade and motivate others to act, without direct authority.

  • Excelent communication skills as moderator, facilitator, coach and advisor. You have the ability to advise, instruct, direct, and guide as a coach to help someone manage an innovation project.

  • Native/ fluent English and German speaker; additional European language or Mandarin would be a plus.

  • Master‘s degree in management, finance, business informatics or equivalent.

  • You should like to take the initiative and have strong communication skills.

  • You are dynamic, committed and enjoy working independently on fast-changing innovation initiatives.

  • Excellent team player with an integrative personality.

  • Have the ability and motivation to work well in an international, diverse and highly interdisciplinary environment and the willingness to work for longer time on projects abroad.


About Allianz Global Investors


Allianz Global Investors is a leading active asset manager with over 600 investment professionals in over 20 offices worldwide and managing EUR 521 billion in assets. Data as of 30 September 2022.


We invest for the long term and seek to generate value for clients every step of the way. We do this by being active – in how we partner with clients and anticipate their changing needs, and build solutions based on capabilities across public and private markets. Our focus on protecting and enhancing our clients’ assets leads naturally to a commitment to sustainability to drive positive change. Our goal is to elevate the investment experience for clients, whatever their location or objectives.


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. 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.


We are committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing assistance to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you need support to navigate our websites or to complete your application, please send an e-mail with your request to


Active is: Allianz Global Investors

AllianzGI completed the transfer of investment teams (including 87 Investment Professionals) and USD 101bn of assets they manage to Voya Investment Management as part of a strategic partnership. Two thirds of the assets continue to be managed on behalf of AllianzGI clients outside of the US.

21555 | Sales & Distribution | Professional | Allianz Global Investors | Full-Time | Permanent