Fund Product Analyst Fund Product Analyst …

Wellington Management Company, LLP
in London, England, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 25 Feb 20
Wellington Management Company, LLP
in London, England, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 25 Feb 20
Fund Product Analyst

Wellington Management offers comprehensive investment management capabilities that span nearly all segments of the global capital markets. Our investment solutions, tailored to the unique return and risk objectives of institutional clients in more than 50 countries, draw on a robust body of proprietary research and a collaborative culture that encourages independent thought and healthy debate. As a private partnership, we believe our ownership structure fosters a long-term view that aligns our perspectives with those of our clients.

The Position
The Fund Product Analyst role presents an exciting opportunity to be part of a rapidly growing Wellington Management Funds Global ("WMF Global") group, which develops and oversees a variety of commingled funds offered to a diverse set of Wellington's clients from over 40 countries worldwide.  WMF Global sponsors over 80 funds totaling AUM of over $40 billion, spanning the full range of Wellington's product offerings, including equity, fixed income, multi-asset and alternatives.

Working closely with WMF Global's Fund Product Managers, the Fund Product Analyst is responsible for supporting the fund product development and general management agendas for multiple WMF Global fund families, including Ireland and Luxembourg UCITS and AIF ranges, as well as funds domiciled in Cayman, Canada and Australia.  This role reports to a Manager of WMF Global Product Development, but works closely with all members of this tightly knit, highly productive team.  Working closely with Managers on the team, this role will help lead or support various aspects of the WMF Global fund development design and launch process, including:
  • New product approval and creation
  • Establishing optimal fund structure and terms, including investment guidelines, dealing terms and fees
  • Collaborating in a cross-functional effort to create new funds and establish their operational ability to accept new clients
  • Ongoing fund changes, including portfolio manager transitions, client requests and regulatory changes
  • Fund closures or mergers

Other Responsibilities
  • Support oversight and management of certain components of the funds infrastructure, including guideline reviews, seed capital allocations, committee meeting preparation, etc
  • Provide fund expertise to internal stakeholders, including vehicle structures, fee or dealing mechanics, etc
  • Data-related analysis
  • Lead or assist with ad hoc projects and presentation material preparation
  • General troubleshooting and query-handling

We seek individuals who can demonstrate:
  • 5+ years working with cross-border fund product development/management
  • Grace under pressure, and an ethos for hard work, accountability and doing one's best
  • A natural interest in financial markets
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, including the ability to simplify the complex
  • Strong analytical skills
  • High level of intellectual curiosity
  • Positive, collegial attitude, sense of humor and enthusiasm
  • Good business judgement
  • Exceptional attention to detail, responsiveness and follow-through
  • Collaborative and flexible mindset to navigate cross-functional role where priorities and client needs change often

Fund Product Analyst



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