Product Analyst (m/w/d

3 days left

Recruiter
Badenoch + Clark (Switzerland)
Location
Zug, Switzerland
Salary
Competitive
Posted
31 May 2022
Closes
30 Jun 2022
Ref
15148373
Job Function
Banking
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
For our client, a modern and fast-growing financial services company in the heart of Zurich, we are looking for a Product Analyst. This offers an exciting challenge and close collaboration with various teams throughout the company as well as external partners. Are you keen to play a key role in the company's success story, have plenty of drive, appreciate extensive development opportunities in a dynamic, state-of-the-art and international environment and fancy a new challenge? Then this is the right position for you. Fluent English skills are mandatory - Fluency in German is highly desired.
Your Duties

  • Efficiently guide both the product development and management process while building and maintaining solid relationships with various teams within the company as well as external partners
  • Elaborate a deep understanding of existing investment products as well as new product proposals
  • Support research, internal/ regulatory approvals, sales and marketing collateral creation, implementation of new product offerings as well as optimization of existing products
  • Create term sheets for internal use to detail investment offering as well as operational terms of new services or optimizations of existing services
  • Support of the ongoing review of the product platform and recommend products for rationalization and/or enhancements
  • Develop product life-cycle process documents in order to increase the speed-to-market for new fund offerings
  • Review of service provider agreements to check for alignment with the agreed-to service terms
  • Finalize terms, positioning, timetables, internal and external product approval materials in collaboration with cross-functional teams
  • Manage implementation of initiatives utilizing cross-functional timelines, open issue trackers and check-in calls to keep projects on course
  • Monitor progress relative to target dates and milestones, escalate issues or obstacles and update management on the status
  • Maintain the product pipeline calendar and drive needed prioritization/ reprioritization of initiatives


Your Profile

  • At least 1-3 years of professional experience with at least 1 year of experience in a product development/management or strategy function - ideally in an asset management firm or similar
  • Bachelor's degree with focus on Finance, Business Management or Economics or comparable degree
  • Profound knowledge and interest in the investment as well as financial market
  • Experience with investment products such as mutual funds and private fund offerings is a plus
  • You operate with a problem-solving mindset which is highlighted by your strong analytical and critical thinking skills
  • You have a knack for building solid relationships and are able to build strong internal networks and work with a variety of teams and of different seniority
  • You thrive in a dynamic, fast paced environment and manage to effectively handle shifting priorities under pressure
  • You have a high-quality standard paying attention to the detail
  • Verbal and written communication skills, strong project management and time management skills are your strong suit
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Excel, PowerPoint, One Note)