Job role: Santander Asset Management have a exciting opportunity for a Product Assistant to join their Product Team, the function responsible for the design of their fund range and its’ management. You will join as a trainee on a one year contract as part of the Investment20/20 programme. You’ll play an integral part in the smooth running of our small and versatile team, giving you great exposure everyone else they work closely with, such as the Investment, Risk and Marketing teams. Whilst Santander Asset Management employees are all working remotely at present, you’d normally be based in the central London office.
In this role you’ll be responsible for taking ownership of various activities, including the production of product management information, presentations, updating product documentation and investor materials, analysing product regulation and assisting with key strategy initiatives which will ultimately change our business. Santander Asset Management will guide you through a product lifecycle, from fund design to management to mergers and you’ll acquire knowledge about the data they use to assess fund performance.
This role will report into the Head of Product Governance directly, who has worked in asset management in consulting, business and regulatory capacity and reports directly to the CEO, placing them well to coach and mentor you in this early stage of your career. You’ll gain lots of experience and skills to take forwards in your career; helping you grow and develop is important to us.
Looking for: School leaver or graduate
How to apply: Please send your applications to [email protected]. Subject the email: Trainee Application – Product Trainee
Your application should include:
- Covering letter
- Answer the 3 questions below in no more than 300 words max per question
o Why are you applying for this trainee role?
o Tell us about a recent financial news story that you found interesting and why?
o Tell us about the best team that you have been part of and what your contribution was
Close date: 25 September 2020
Start date: ASAP
Unfortunately we are unable to respond to all applications, should you not hear back from us within 1 month of the closing date, please presume that the application was unsuccessful.
Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK.