Product Delivery Associate

 Location: Leeds
 Salary: £30000 - £38000
 Job type: Permanent
 Closes: closed

Meraki Talent has been engaged to recruit an exciting opportunity to join a global financial institution in Leeds as a Product Delivery Associate. The successful appointee will be responsible for coordinating the development of new products and modifications for new and existing clients.
Role Responsibilities:

  • Take ownership of the development process from initial proposals, through to detailed design, build and implementation
  • Manage launches and modifications for UCITS, NURS and QIS, structured as OEICs, Unit Trusts and Authorised Contractual Schemes with a variety of investment managers, custodians, transfer agents and pricing agents
  • Work closely with New Business Development / Client Relationship teams and external investment managers to plan effective fund and small changes
  • Report all risks identified during the delivery of the fund launch or change taking place
  • Actively manage projects to ensure the delivery is to agreed timescale and to a consistently high standard
  • Take ownership and responsibility for all activity coordination and act as a primary point of contact for Product Delivery team
  • Act as the main contact for Fund Accounting, Transfer Agency and Custody related project tasks
  • Assist in prepping Management Information for service review meetings

Required Experience:

  • Previous experience in Fund changes from an operational perspective, specifically Custody and Fund Accounting
  • Knowledge of the investment management industry and its regulatory framework
  • Strong project management skills, written and verbal communication skills using MS Office applications, e.g. Excel, Word, Visio
  • Demonstrate high level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Delivery focused with ability to work to tight deadlines
  • IOC qualification would be desirable

This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a leading financial services institution in Leeds where your efforts and skills will be immediately recognised and appreciated across the business.

Meraki Talent values diversity in our own workforce and we actively support our clients to build diverse and inclusive workplaces. For all our roles, both internal and those on behalf of our clients, we welcome enquiries from everyone

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Principle Consultant

Deepak Amriwala

Deepak is an experienced City recruitment professional who has a strong track record of success within Banking, Consultancy, Asset Management and FinTech. He has close to ten years’ experience in recruitment with a pedigree in Business Change, Transformation and Operations hiring.