Job ref no.: CT3123851-01#7709

Product Specialist - Funds

UBS

Your role

Do you relish complexity in a fast-paced environment? Are you accustomed to juggling multiple
stakeholders and topics at once? We are looking for someone to use their expertise to help us:
  • ensure proper governance, control and regulatory adherence of our fund offering
  • lead projects and contribute specialist knowledge as a subject matter expert to initiatives where
required
  • participate in and lead ongoing product development, maintenance and improvement
  • access and manage data to deliver information that drives improvements to our business

Your team

You’ll be working in the GMIC FIS Product Development & Management APAC team in Hong Kong. We manage the delivery to our client facing units of an extensive range of mutual funds, ETFs and openended alternative funds for our clients in Hong Kong and Singapore, working closely with our counterparts in Switzerland and other APAC locations (Taiwan, Japan, China) to ensure common standards and cooperation. Our role leads us to interact frequently with a wide range of internal stakeholders such as Legal, Compliance, IT, Sales, Fund Execution, Operations, and Risk Units, as well as external stakeholders, including the asset management companies that manage the funds we offer our clients.

Your expertise

You have:
  • a degree in finance, business administration or law from an accredited, high quality institution
  • at least 5 years of experience in a financial services firm, ideally with exposure to an investment
management environment
  • basic know-how and understanding of investment funds
  • experience in delivering change initiatives within a large, highly complex, cross functional
environment
  • an interest and preferably experience in regulatory developments and their impact on products
  • a talent to explain complex issues in simple terms
  • solid coordination and project management skills
  • strong stakeholder management skills and the ability to deal with multiple stakeholders across
functions and seniority levels
  • undertaken or are interested in additional finance-focused education, such as CFA, CAIA or
equivalent
  • basic MS Office and excel skills are a prerequisite. A background in data analytics and coding is a
plus;
  • preferably experience in communication, negotiation and presentation in Asia

You are:
  • methodical, concise and accurate, with strong attention to detail
  • able to assess and articulate complex concepts, provide implementable solutions and see them
through
  • adaptable, with strong interpersonal skills
  • assertive, self-motivated, strong team player with proven endurance
  • excellent in English and Mandarin, in both written and verbal communication

Your colleagues

 

About us

Expert advice. Wealth management. Investment banking. Asset management. Retail banking in Switzerland. And all the support functions. That's what we do. And we do it for private and institutional clients as well as corporations around the world.

We are about 60,000 employees in all major financial centers, in more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?

Join us

We're a truly global, collaborative and friendly group of people. Having a diverse, inclusive and respectful workplace is important to us. And we support your career development, internal mobility and work-life balance. If this sounds interesting, Apply Now.

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Job ref no. CT3123851-01#7709
Salary
Job Function
Industry
Employment Term
  • Full-time
Experience
  • 5 years - 10 years
Career Level
  • Non-management level
Education
  • Degree