Senior Product Manager - Investment Accounting

$140,000 - $190,000 yearly
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  • Feb 16, 2021
Full time Accounting Finance

Job Description

Job description
Your Team
At the heart of this company, the largest investment management firm in the world, is the Aladdin Product Group. Being a member of the Aladdin Product Group means working with the industry’s thought leaders to build innovative and forward-looking products that shape the financial markets. The Aladdin Product Group builds next generation technology that changes the way information, people, and technology intersect for global investment firms. We build and package tools that manage trillions in assets, support millions of financial instruments and process millions of financial transactions for thousands of users every day worldwide.
 
The core of our product success lies within Aladdin being an outstanding platform for our clients. This means that our technology leaders have a DNA deeply embedded with empathy and purpose for our users. Since its inception, Aladdin has enabled commercial success for the firm. The question that we are asking ourselves today is – How do we continue to revolutionize and take Aladdin through to the next wave of innovation?
 
Your role and impact
Sitting at the intersection of business and technology, Product Managers work closely with Aladdin developers and other stakeholders to innovate, conceptualize, design and pilot new capabilities to simplify our clients’ business problems.
 
As a Product Manager passionate about Aladdin Accounting, you will be responsible for leading, managing, and executing on our product vision. Aladdin Accounting extends the scope of investment operations solutions Aladdin provides to our clients as a single front to back investment platform.
 
You’re accountable for defining Aladdin product strategy, being highly commercial, guiding products and being engrained in the entire product lifecycle.
 
Your responsibilities
  • Be an authority on the Aladdin Product Management team - Define and own the accounting product story and the future of delivering Aladdin’s capabilities
  • Partner with Aladdin engineers to craft and deliver accounting and performance solutions for the Aladdin community
  • Champion the Aladdin Accounting roadmap; build alignment of vision across this company, clients, and industry partners drive utility, adoption & impact
  • Lead with a data driven mindset that tracks and measures usage and metrics to advise product strategy and deployment strategy
  • Be a market structure expert - stay attuned and be ahead of industry, market, and technology trends to build opportunities for this company and better serve our clients
 
You have                                                                                                                   
  • 5-7+ years of product management experience or portfolio, fund or investment accounting experience
  • Knowledge of accounting treatment for investment instruments and the impact to financial statements
  • Experience with a variety of accounting standards (e.g. US GAAP, IFRS, Tax, and Statutory) as they pertain to investment accounting
  • In depth understanding of investment accounting and performance reporting cycles, operational processes, and workflows
  • Understanding of front, middle, and back office integration touch points is a plus
  • Understanding of product and software development lifecycles
  • Experience interacting with product stakeholders, including end users and software developers
  • Understanding of accounting system architectures and core components
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to deliver presentations and communicate up and down the organization
  • MBA or CPA is a plus
 
Where you’ll work
This position is located in this company’s Atlanta iHub where you’ll work alongside curious, lifelong learners who are driven by purpose. At our Atlanta iHub, we’re rolling up our collective sleeves to drive real change at a local and global level. All to shape a future that benefits more and more of us – a future that’s Atlanta made.