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Product Developer (f/m/d)

Job Level:  Professional
Location: 

München, DE, 80335 Frankfurt, DE, 60323

Available until:  11/19/2022
Area of Expertise:  Asset & Investment Management
Unit:  Allianz Global Investors
Employing Entity:  Allianz Global Investors GmbH
Job Type:  Full-Time
Remote Job:  Hybrid working
Employment Type:  Permanent
ID:  15653

Join us. Let’s care for tomorrow.

 

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 Product Developer (f/m/d) who will handle all product development related topics from the idea generation to the actual launch of a pooled vehicle within our area of illiquid alternatives. This position is to be filled in eather our Munich or Frankfurt office.

 

The Product Development team relies on in-depth knowledge of capital markets, financial instruments, clients and their regulatory environment. Complemented by a deep understanding of existing products and their distribution, this leads to successful innovation and the creation of new products.

 

 

Key responsibilities

 

  • Lead complex and strategic cross-border projects, in particular for the launch of multi investor funds and other (pooled) vehicle solutions within the Real Assets and Private Markets area
  • Efficiently handle relationships with all involved departments (Legal, Operations, Investments and Sales) as the project lead of the fund launch process
  • Be an active sparring partner for Investments in designing and shaping of new insights and concepts, prepare Product Term Sheets in the design phase as a basis for legal documentation
  • Draft and align product cases and act as a facilitator for successful product approval in the product committee
  • Create new strategic product ideas with a focus on the strategic positioning of AllianzGI
  • Reviews our existing products, considers modifications, reviews pricing strategies and launches new share classes to ensure our strategies remain relevant and fit for purpose for our clients

 

 

Key Requirements/Skills/Experience

 

  • Degree level in areas such as Business Administration, Economics, Legal or related field of study
  • Experience in financial industry with shown skills in fund launches and related project management
  • First-hand experience and background with institutional clients and their respective regulatory requirements
  • Proficiency in English is required, further languages are beneficial
  • Outstanding analytical skills, ability to understand sophisticated problems and solve them as well as project management experience and influencing skills
  • Solid understanding of MS Office and related programs
  • Excellent communicator who excels in a multicultural team environment

 

 

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 578 billion in assets. Data as of 30 June 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 recruiting@allianzgi.com.

 

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.