Paralegal

  • open to discuss
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Aquis Search , EA Licence No: 16S8125
  • 09 Sep 16

An asset manager is looking for a Legal support for their Product Development department

Brief Overview:

  • To perform various functions pertaining to the creation of new products with the overall goal of ensuring that the products are successfully designed, priced, positioned, launched, promoted and supported in a way that will generate sales and lead to increased and profitable assets under management
  • To oversee the product development process from idea to launch and works closely with investment manager, product sponsor, fund administrator and other relevant functions to identify and address all issues that must be resolved before a successful product launch can occur

The Role & Responsibilities:

  • Conduct research on market trend, market intelligence and new product opportunities
  • Provide prompt and appropriate responses to comments and inquiries with regards to company products by regulatory authorities
  • Coordinate product launch projects; work with internal partners including legal and compliance, investment teams and operations, and with external service providers, Exchange and regulators
  • Ensure application materials and service agreements are fully complied with global standards, legal requirements,  brand and company image with high qualities
  • Manage existing company products’ legal documents and produce supported opinions

 

Requirements:

  • At least 2 years of experience in product development within asset management industry or in financial regulatory authorities
  • Familiarity with Hong Kong, US, Cayman and UCITS fund rules; familiarity with QDII,QFII,RQFII policies in China will be a plus
  • Strong analytical skills and marketing sense
  • Good communication and writing in both English and Chinese
  • Willing to make trips regularly to support business in China and other Asian countries where necessary

 

Apply NOW at tonigieuw@aquissearch.com with full resume and salary expcetations.