Product Operations Specialist

  • Schroders
  • Zürich, ZH, Switzerland
  • 23/04/2021
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Job Description

Schroders, with headquarters in London, employs over 5500 talented people worldwide, operating in 37 different locations across Europe, the Americas, Asia, the Middle East and Africa, close to the markets in which we invest and close to our clients. Schroders has developed under stable ownership for over 200 years and long-term thinking governs our approach to investing, building client relationships and growing our business.

Schroders in Switzerland is a renowned Financial Institution with around 500 employees located in Zurich and Geneva. On behalf of institutional and retail investors, financial institutions and high net worth clients from around the world, we invest in a broad range of asset classes across equities, fixed income, multi-asset and alternatives. We also specialize in providing high-quality private assets solutions to our clients.

For our Operations team within Schroder Investment (Switzerland) AG (SIMSAG), we are looking for a

Product Operations Specialist

Job specification

  • Provide and coordinate with internal and external counterparties operational support to the SIMSAG investment desks (Convertible Bonds, Multi-Asset, Swiss Equity and Real Estate, Insurance Linked Securities)
  • Responsible for the oversight and coordination of the administration of the Swiss funds
  • Analysis, control and management of data for internal and external reporting
  • Monitor the quality of services delegated to third parties (quality of delivery of services delegated and compliance with Service Level Agreements)
  • Regular contact with internal and external parties; assisting others in activities such as selling, maintaining client / supplier relationships
  • Coordinate and oversee projects such as implementation of operational changes, process developments and product onboarding

Required profile

  • Commercial apprenticeship or similar degree, ideally combined with a further education
  • At least 2+ years of relevant work experience within Operations/Asset Management
  • Very good numerical and analytical skills.
  • Fluent in English and German
  • Strong knowledge of MS Office particularly Excel; Visual Basic knowledge is a plus.
  • Integrity and ability to interact with colleagues in a firm and professional manner.
  • Problem solving attitude and ability to perform well under pressure and against tight deadlines

We offer a challenging, diverse and supportive working environment as well as modern employment conditions in an international, dynamic and entrepreneurial environment. The office is located only 5 minutes from Zurich main station at Central. Please apply online with your complete application. Only direct applications will be considered.

Schroder Investment Management (Switzerland) AG
Human Resources
Pfingstweidstrasse 60, CH-8031 Zürich, Schweiz
Tel: +41 (0)44 250 11 11