About this role
BlackRock’s Multi-Asset Strategies & Solutions (MASS) group provides investment strategies and solutions that employ sophisticated asset allocation, rigorous risk management, and extensive research to deliver specific outcomes tailored to client needs.
MASS includes specialized capabilities in areas of tactical asset allocation, multi-asset income funds, target return, target date and target risk strategies, as well as customized multi-asset portfolio solutions.
Our platform is delivered through state-of-the-art portfolio construction and asset allocation tools and methodologies to optimally assemble portfolios using index, factor and alpha sources to effectively deliver client-specific investment outcomes.
Our team of over 300 multi-asset investment professionals manages a range of pooled vehicles, model portfolios, and customized mandates for a diversified client base.
Currently, MASS manages over $500 billion in assets and has a strong presence in San Francisco, New York, Princeton, London and throughout Asia Pacific.
MASS is committed to attracting, developing and retaining a diverse and inclusive workforce regardless of race, national origin, gender identity / expression, sexual orientation, age, disability, marriage or civil partnership, or religion or belief.
We are passionate about creating and promoting a diverse and inclusive environment where all employees are valued and respected.
Consistent with our diverse client base, we recognize the benefit that diverse teams bring to the success of our business.
We are currently recruiting for a Head of Institutional Strategies & Solutions to represent the full Multi-Asset Strategies & Solutions platform to Official Institutions Group (OIG), Insurance (general account), Pension and other institutional clients across the Asia-ex Japan region, while helping to coordinate our broader Institutional efforts in APAC.
In this role, this individual will be responsible for representing the full breadth of capabilities across our MASS platform to institutional clients, with a particular emphasis on leading our product strategy efforts in APAC for our Global Tactical Asset Allocation Team (GTAA), OCIO and Portfolio Solutions, Diversified Strategies Group, and other institutionally relevant multi-asset strategies and solutions.
Working across our robust platform of strategies and outcomes allows for a more solutions-based approach to our discussions with these client segments, who are demanding increasing levels of portfolio customization and complexity.
Key Responsibilities :
In this role, serve as the Lead APAC product strategist for the Global Tactical Asset Allocation team (GTAA), while maintaining engagement with the multi-asset platform’s broader capabilities.
Communicate implementation plans to clients and internal teams through written and verbal communications; be responsible for resolving client requests regarding operational and data aspects by leveraging internal operational experts.
Pursue new business opportunities and take a solutions-based approach to delivering the best solution across BlackRock’s wide range of multi asset capabilities.
Significant role in client acquisition, and ongoing client responsibility.
Demonstrate a strategic mind-set for delivering on the longer-term commercial ambitions of the Multi-Asset group.
Experience & Qualifications :
To help you stay energized, engaged and inspired, we offer a wide range of benefits including a strong retirement plan, tuition reimbursement, comprehensive healthcare, support for working parents and Flexible Time Off (FTO) so you can relax, recharge and be there for the people you care about.
BlackRock’s purpose is to help more and more people experience financial well-being. As a fiduciary to investors and a leading provider of financial technology, our clients turn to us for the solutions they need when planning for their most important goals.
As of June 30, 2020, the firm managed approximately $7.32 trillion in assets on behalf of investors worldwide.