ETF Product Developer

Location:Greater London

Description

Role Title: ETF Product Developer

Business: RBWM
New or Existing Role? New
Grade: GCB4
Responsibilities:
  • Part of the Product Development team which leads the design and development of new funds and fund features for the European market taking into account business priorities and overall strategy.

  • Product design and structuring: convert product ideas into product designs. Define fund features (for example: domicile, legal / regulatory structure, liquidity, investment objectives / policies and pricing, index selection).

  • Identifying key design issues and develop options/solutions

  • On-going review of products - identify threats/opportunities and enhancements to product range which may result from internal or external drivers. Define strategy, specifications and implementation requirements.

  • Analyse the tax / regulatory landscape from a fund, client and investment perspective; analyse impact on product range and lead development / changes.

  • Contribute to product strategy develop business cases

  • Working with the competitor intelligence team; perform market analysis, competitor and product research relating to both existing and new products

  • Present and facilitate review and approval of new products with the Board.

  • Establish global best practice for products from a technical and governance perspective.

  • Think creatively and make recommendations to improve and build our business; support your ideas with well-researched fact-based analysis

  • Produce key management reports to support a strong governance process and ensure accountability for the product team