Multi-Asset Product Manager

The Market Projects & Communications team sits within the Trading & Market Access department, which manages the multi-assts class product strategy and supports Saxo Group with product functionalities, market access and subject matter expertise throughout the value chain.  

We provide retail, institutional and wholesale clients with market access to trade Foreign Exchange, CFDs, Listed Products (e.g. Equities and Futures) and Bonds. 

To support this expanding team, we are now seeking to employ a Product Manager to be located in London.

Job Description

The role of Product Manager has three broad responsibilities:

Product Strategy:

  • Define the product strategy in cooperation with markets, sales, marketing, risk management, operations and legal/compliance to ensure that it is aligned with business and client needs
  • Define the value proposition and provide subject matter expertise throughout the value chain
  • Set pricing terms for client segments and manage non-standard price requests
  • Gather market intelligence on competitors, new products/services and market structure
  • Manage the implementation of new regulation into products

Communications:

  • Ensure that the product strategy is clear, efficiently communicated and executed
  • Know all pending initiatives to enhance the product and to coordinate the product backlog
  • Rollout product education and training, providing the tools necessary to drive the business forward
  • Support the full value chain with developing product collateral and copywriting, including web/email content, product guides and FAQs

Project Management:

  • Support strategic and tactical initiatives, from inception through development and rollout
  • Participate and contribute to relevant projects run by Business Management, Sales or the Experience Office
  • Manage the product workstream in co-operation with product specialists

 

Requirements

The position holder must have the following:

Background:

  • At least 5+ years working for a financial institution in a similar technical and client-facing role
  • Experience in developing and implementing product communication plans and training
  • Ability to communicate technical concepts in a comprehensible manner
  • Ability to maintain simultaneous focus on positive client experience and revenue targets

Skills & Knowledge:

  • Creative, dynamic and self-motivated with strong entrepreneurial skills
  • Excellent communication skills – verbal, written and interpersonal – as well as strong attention to detail
  • Excellent project management and organisation skills with the ability to work under pressure to tight deadlines
  • Proactive approach to global coordination and execution
  • Proficiency/native speaker of English

Travel:

  • Travel to Copenhagen expected once a month

We Offer

First and foremost, we offer more than just a job; being an employee in Saxo is an opportunity to invest in your future. In addition, you get:

  • A chance to join a truly growth-embracing culture, which will commit to helping you grow personally and professionally.
  • An opportunity to work as part of a dynamic, very ambitious and, at the same time, informal and pleasant working environment.
  • A competitive salary plus benefits package. 

About Us

Saxo Bank is a leading multi-asset trading and investment specialist that provides private and institutional clients with access to global markets and a broad range and asset classes and tradeable instruments. Clients benefit from unrivalled technology, deep liquidity and fast and reliable execution. 

 Saxo Capital Markets UK Limited is a wholly owned subsidiary of Saxo Bank A/S (Saxo Bank), the parent company of the Saxo Bank Group, an international financial services group specialising in trading and investment across global financial markets. Saxo has operated in the UK since March 2006, initially as a branch of Saxo Bank.

 

Application deadline:
01/06/2019
Expected Start Date:
ASAP
Location:
London
Job type:
Permanent
Working hours:
Full-time
Working days:
Day
Contact person:
Tom Lee
Tel: +44 2071512044
Company homepage:
http://www.saxobank.com