Manager - Product Management

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Arbuthnot Latham & Co., Limited
  • 25 Jan 18 2018-01-25

To support the ongoing management and maintenance of the Arbuthnot Latham Banking, Credit and Investment Management/Wealth Planning products

Key Responsibilities
• Deliver product management initiatives, ensuring product enhancements and changes meet the needs of clients and fall within regulatory frameworks
• Review new and maintain existing contractual documentation
• Produce materials to support the presentation of products to relevant committes and meetings
• Maintain the product register and document inventory, and support business areas to maintain internal and externally published documents
• Effectively communicate product line changes and key business initiatives to the wider bank
• Assist with new product operational training and ongoing support to include responding to technical and product queries from front and back office, product providers etc and issue resolution 
• Monitor and be aware of market and competitor activity to identify opportunities for Arbuthnot Latham
• Collate, present and interpret Management Information and complete Risk Control Plans, involving analysis of business volumes, product and providers, adviser activity etc  to facilitate proactive management of the product lines


Key Interfaces
• Working with all key stakeholders across Arbuthnot Latham Investment Management, Wealth Planning, Private & Commercial Banking and Functional Heads of Department

Knowledge/Experience
• Experience in a related role within financial services, e.g. product development, strategy, product management, compliance etc.
• Relevant experience within the Private Banking / Wealth Sector
• Good understanding of the product development lifecycle
• Experience of delivering new products and product changes according to regulatory expectations
• Experience of managing and co-ordinating projects, process analyses and implementing changes

Competencies
• Excellent influencing and communication skills, including ability to translate technical, operational and regulatory information into understandable terms
• Strong at forming partnerships and managing relationships with internal and external business partners
• Ability to think creatively and with commercial focus in respect of product development and finding solutions to meet client needs
• Demonstrate a breadth of understanding across a range of products and services; credit, banking & treasury, discretionary management services and retail investment, pension and protection products 
• Clear focus on understanding and controlling risk
• Attention to detail, prioritisation and organisational abilities
• Creativity & Innovation
• Client Focus
• Planning & Reviewing
• Team Working