Role Title: ETF Product Developer
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