Product Development Executive

Product Development Executive Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Product Development Executive to join our team.

Responsibilities:

  • Review & maintenance of fee and rebate payments calculated by the fund administrator;
  • Point of contract for service providers to calculate transaction costs under MIFID II regulation and for swing pricing purposes;
  • Review of financial statements of fund vehicles and management companies;
  • Work closely with the sales and marketing teams to ensure they have the tools needed to maximise sales;
  • Taking ownership of the complete lifecycle of the product including product sourcing, buying, producing cost sheets, product presentation etc;
  • Monitor performance of assigned brands and review and report on progress;
  • Act as Brand Ambassador at events to raise brand awareness;
  • Reporting tasks for investors within the funds and for sub-distributors and other distribution partners;
  • Assist in the control and coordination of their product range;
  • Creation and maintenance of European MIFID and PRIIPS templates (EMT and EPT);
  • Assist with factsheet production;
  • Ensured all finished goods are supplied on time;
  • Responsible for sales reporting and related databases;
  • Maximise sales and profitability through the implementation of product and promotional strategy;
  • Maintenance of fund related data for internal and external use in openfunds format.

Requirements:

  • Highly numerate;
  • Good people/communication skills and excellent written and spoken English;
  • Strong with Microsoft Office;
  • Highly developed IT skills especially Excel & VBA, preferably MS Access database experience;
  • Attention to detail and excellent organisation ability;
  • At least 2 years experience within a similar product development related role;
  • Excellent attention to detail;
  • Educated to degree level;
  • Strong communication skills.