Product Specialist

Description:

Our client is dedicated to managing portfolio of hedge funds with approximately $10 billion in assets under management. Their investor base includes pension plans, corporations, insurance companies, university and college endowments, etc. This is a global hedge fund based in New York. They are currently seeking a Product Specialist to work with their investment and marketing team to deliver consistent messaging to its clients. The ideal candidate should have a strong understanding of hedge fund strategies and be articulate in framing their investment process/strategies to current and prospective clients.

Responsibilities:
  • Work with the Investor Relations team to develop strategy for development and servicing clients
  • Understand and analyze industry trends, regulatory developments and competitive landscape
  • Represent the firm at industry conferences
  • Leverage and maintain global relationships with institutional investors
  • Work with the investment team to produce investment research content to be delivered to a variety of institutional clients
Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree required; Master’s degree preferred
  • 5-7 years’ experience in business development and product management in alternative investment industry
  • Comprehensive understanding of institutional investors, corporate clients, high net worth individuals, family offices, foundations and pensions
  • Sharp intellect, disciplines and organized style as well as driven performer
  • Highly collaborative and works well in a team structure
  • Extensive travel required