Asset and Wealth Management- Business Product Manager- Assistant Vice President

  • Competitive
  • Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Deutsche Bank APAC
  • 23 Aug 17

Asset and Wealth Management- Business Product Manager- Assistant Vice President

Deutsche Asset Management
With about EUR 777 billion of assets under management (as of December 31, 2015), Deutsche Asset Management is one of the world's leading investment management organizations. Deutsche Asset Management offers individuals and institutions traditional and alternative investments across all major asset classes.

Our products and solutions provide flexible access to a wide range of investment opportunities across all asset classes. Products range from pooled funds to highly customized portfolios for a wide range of investors. They include active and passive funds, institutional mandates, and structured products. Our advisers and investment specialists are dedicated to creating asset management solutions for every client need and every risk, return, and liquidity preference.

Position Overview

The role is to support Deutsche AM's Passive Asset Management expansion strategy in Australia. The selected candidate will be involved in the fund platform setup and maintenance, acting as a champion of Passive between various stakeholders within the region and globally to drive business development, nurturing strong client relationships and driving projects to enable long-term success of the ETF and Passive Mandate business in the region.

The role will be reporting to Head of Passive Management Asia Pacific functionally and to the Head of Passive Management Australia regionally.


  • Strong product skills across multiple asset classes in the Passive Asset Management space.
  • Understanding of the ETF operational ecosystem
  • Experience in the Australia ETF market, but with a broad perspective of Passive Asset Management globally.
  • Experience of working with external key stakeholders – for example custodians, brokers, distributors, regulators, stock exchanges, index providers, auditors, tax advisors, etc.
  • Strong communication skills and understanding to bring across the case strongly and build client relationships together with the various sales teams.
  • Perspectives in Strategic Beta.
  • Skillset in serving institutional clients
  • Quantitative skills to perform portfolio analysis, comparison analysis with other providers in the market, and market analysis.
  • Qualitative skills to publish thought leadership and content for clients.

  • Degree qualified with preference in financial related discipline
  • Experience in the Australia ETF industry

Deutsche Bank is an equal opportunity employer who seeks to recruit and appoint the best available person for a job regardless of marital status, sex (including pregnancy), age, religion, belief, race, nationality and ethnic or national origin, colour, sexual orientation or disability.