Product Manager - Responsible Investing

At Parametric, we offer competitive salaries, generous benefits and opportunities for growth and development. We invite you to explore our available job opportunities listed below and look forward to having you become a part of our continued success!

General Description:

This position is responsible for managing, enhancing and communicating Parametric’s Responsible Investing investment capabilities across strategies and distribution teams. 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Subject matter expert in Responsible Investing investment capabilities and products
  • Matters that the individual will be directly responsible for include:
    • Responsibility for creation and management of a business plan to identify and prioritize product needs by channel and push for strategic ways we can advance our story, channel position, etc. to grow business
    • Own the tasks associated with those priorities and report progress against those at least quarterly to senior management
    • Collaborate with Head of Product Management to evaluate business decisions (response to RFP’s, RFI’s, ad hoc requests, etc.) in a proactive manner
    • Responsible for delivery of product information to channels (monthly, quarterly, yearend)
    • Central point for questions about capabilities across platforms, fees, operational issues, etc.
    • Final review of monthly and quarterly marketing materials for assigned products
  • Project or one off requests tied to specific assigned responsibilities    
  • Responsible for defining competitive market requirements and opportunities and providing ongoing support to ensure the competitiveness of the aforementioned capabilities and products
  • Coordinates marketing, sales, relationship management, product specialists, operations, and technology staff to effectively support and promote capabilities and products
  • Drive the go-to-market strategy formulation and implementation in all client channels: institutional, international (Non-US), retail and wealth management
    • Manage projects related to product – fees, minimums, investment vehicles, compliance and legal
    • Help to train internal and external sales staff
    • Participation in review of monthly and quarterly marketing materials with Investment Strategy Team
  • Participate in Investment Committee meetings related to the products:  represent directions of business, marketing and sales to the portfolio strategist, portfolio management and implementation teams
  • Interface with Trading and Portfolio Management to address questions regarding account set up, trading and implementation issues, rule clarification, etc. for existing products and new product ideas
  • Participate in annual planning process for AUM/revenue projections tied to products/solutions and outline needs to support

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Master’s degree and/or CFA designation desirable
  • 3+ years of directly related experience in the area of investment strategy product management. 
  • 5+ years of work experience in investment industry.
  • Thorough understanding of the investment management industry, institutional and retail distribution of separate accounts, private funds and mutual funds
  • Committed to ongoing study of investment products and communications program development and management
  • Motivated leader with a strong work ethic and a reputation for personal integrity
  • Self-starter with bias toward action
  • Exhibit executive presence and have strong public speaking skills
  • Work effectively within a team-oriented, collaborative environment
  • Proficient computer skills
  • Strong problem solving skills and seasoned judgment
  • Demonstrated leadership skills and a proven ability to motivate and manage professionals to achieve outstanding results
  • Strong interpersonal, management, writing, and editing skills
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Willingness to travel approximately 20%-25% of the time

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