Job title: Manager: Product Development (Retail)
Employment type: Full Time
Experience: 5 to 7 years
Salary: Negotiable
Salary Type: Cost to Company
Job published: 05 July 2022
Job reference no: 613629741

Job Description

Excellent opportunity to join a well-rated Asset Manager in Cape Town, as a Retail Product Development Manager.

The Retail Product Development team is responsible for ensuring that the company's product offering remains relevant to continue to meet clients’ needs. The manager will be responsible for mentoring and managing junior business analysts. 

This is an EE designated opportunity. 


Core responsibility includes :

  • Lead key strategic initiatives, including research and analysis, that enhance current products and service offering to clients, working in close collaboration with technology teams
  • Responsible for overseeing regulatory monitoring and governance reporting on aspects of products such as compliance with Regulation 28 of the Pension Funds Act
  • Bolster an effective team environment to ensure the team delivers on its key responsibilities while providing opportunities for development and career progression for business analysts
  • Engage with and influence decision-making amongst the senior leadership team of the company's Retail business


Core requirements include:

  • Relevant degree in Commerce / Actuarial Science / Engineering 
  • 5-7 years' experience in financial services, ideally investment related 
  • Driven to solve problems 
  • Analytical and curious 
  • People development 



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