Global IRAS Product Manager

  • Location: London, England, United Kingdom
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job Type: Full time

Global IRAS Product Manager

Global IRAS Product Manager with a specific focus on leading a London & Chicago based global investment risk team of four IRAS product consultants. This position plays a leading role in crafting the product strategy of the next generation of commercially successful integrated performance, risk, compliance and private equity products. The successful applicant will help shape the research effort, define and own the product strategy covering a broad array of solutions and support the business development and client consulting to support new products and custom client solutions.

The remit covers the broadest set of analytical solutions including ex ante risk analytics, value at risk and stress testing analytics, SRI & ESG analytical products, liquidity analytics, asset & liability reporting and institutional governance services.

The partner will be responsible for the lifecycle of product management activities, including the discovery and innovation, developing market insights, formulating strategy, new product planning, capital management, generation of thought leadership papers, sponsors the execution, commercializing the product, to successfully sell at a healthy margin and post launch product management activities.

The successful candidate must be able to demonstrate excellent client communication skills as the role is highly consultative in nature.

The candidate must be able to offer a high level of technical analytical knowledge - ideally with a deep knowledge of the MSCI Barra One product suite or similar ex-ante risk tools - and is able to practically apply the knowledge at the right level to engage with a geographically diverse client base to support client servicing and new business development.

About Northern Trust

For more than a century, Northern Trust has worked hard building our legacy of outstanding service, expertise and integrity. From a Chicago-based bank founded in 1889, we now have more than 20 international locations and 16,500 employees globally. We serve the world's most-sophisticated clients - from sovereign wealth funds and the wealthiest individuals and families, to the most-successful hedge funds and corporate brands.

We burnished our reputation as a global leader delivering innovative investment management, asset and fund administration, fiduciary and banking solutions enabled by sophisticated, leading technology. And through it all, we continually laid a solid, forward-looking foundation on which future generations can continue growing and achieving greater.

Northern Trust proudly cultivates a diverse workforce, to serve our diverse client base. We strongly believe that diversity of experience contributes to a broader collective perspective that will consistently lead to a better company. We encourage applications from the best regardless of ethnicity, gender, gender identity, age, nationality, disability, sexual orientation, education, socio-economic background, parental and caring status, or religion.

As of March 31, 2018, Northern Trust Corporation had:

• $10.8 trillion in assets under custody/administration
• $8.1 trillion in assets under custody
• $1.2 trillion in assets under management
• $130 billion in banking assets