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Project Manager

Job Level:  Professional
Location: 

HK

Available until:  10/24/2022
Area of Expertise:  Project Management
Unit:  Allianz Global Investors
Employing Entity:  AllianzGI GmbH /HK Branch
Job Type:  Full-Time
Remote Job:  Not applicable
Employment Type:  Permanent
ID:  14601

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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.

 

 

 

 

Role summary

We are seeking to recruit a project manager who will be actively driving changes with primary focus on Technology and Operations area.  S/he will be reporting to the AP Head of Investment and Operations Change, Asia Pacific, and work closely with other functions.

 

Role & responsibilities

  • Take a leading role in driving and managing change initiatives, both within AP & across the regions.
  • Project setup and governance, stakeholder management, project management, including supporting management decision making and conducting business analysis.
  • Support global harmonisation, including continuous development, refinement and implementation of our strategic Target Operating Model (TOM).
  • Regulatory & Risk: Driving and ensure operational regulatory compliance and risk mitigation from Operations and technical perspective.
  • Identify opportunities for digitization and automation for efficiency enhancement and driving implementation.
  • Understand feature and local requirements for establishing access to new market like China (including establish operational processes, evaluate outsourced service provider, identify system requirements and coordinate testing, etc.)


Experience / Qualifications and Skills

  • Over 7 years of experience in financial services industry, preferably in asset management.
  • Proven track record in Operations, project management and business analysis, including stakeholder management.
  • Good understanding of the end-to-end asset management value chain and key regulatory requirements.
  • Analytical, good communication, project and people management skills.
  • Ability to constructively challenge the status quo.
  • Ability to work independently and calmly under pressure.
  • Enthusiastic and inspiring personality that works well in teams and with other functions.
  • Digital literacy required.
  • Fluency in both spoken and written English and Chinese (simplified and traditional).
  • University degree holders in business.
  • Experience/knowledge in Taiwan, fund accounting, transfer agency and ESG preferred

 

 

 

 

 

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. As part of Allianz Group, we invest on behalf of one of the world’s largest and most financially robust organisations, with more than 130 years of corporate history. 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 are in need support to navigate our website 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.