Private Credit Product Manager - Associate Director

Recruiter
Barings
Location
London, United Kingdom
Salary
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Posted
13 Jan 2023
Closes
12 Feb 2023
Ref
18143103
Job Function
Other
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
Key areas of focus include:

Product Launch
  • Project manage and socialize fund launches with all relevant stakeholders across Barings
  • Assist with the structuring, documentation and financial modelling of new and existing funds
  • Be subject matter expert of fund commercial terms and mechanics (liquidity, ESG guidelines, etc.)
  • Maintenance of technical expertise and understanding of evolving regulatory framework, proactively considering efficient responses to change requirements
  • Design and establish currency hedging strategies for new and existing European and Global funds
  • Shepherd all product launches through Barings governance process
  • Collaborate with Product Strategy group on new strategy development
  • Build strong relationships with and work alongside firm's Client Portfolio Managers, Legal, Compliance, Sales, Operations, Investment, Finance and Risk teams, as well as external legal counsel, fund administrators, service providers and investors to ensure effective co-ordination across wide range of stakeholders

Product Maintenance
  • Serve as the primary investment team rep to internal business partners related to product level activity (including fund economics and investment restrictions)
  • Research and socialisation of product trends, with a specific focus on pricing and mechanics
  • Coordinate and resolve investment related data issues

Qualifications
  • Accounting qualification (ACA), CFA or other equivalent qualification preferred
  • Ideally combined with some or all of the below
  • Experience of working with or on investment funds
  • Practical knowledge of AIFMD, UCITS, European fund range product development and management
  • Practical experience of working with currency markets, FX derivatives and hedging strategies
  • Practical experience of private assets investment strategies
  • Highly organised, numerate with strong attention to detail and excellent project management skills
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Clear communicator, both verbally and written for both internal and external audiences or stakeholders