Are you ready to join the world’s largest asset manager and lead the way in index investing?
BlackRock’s ETFs and Index Investments team (EII) safeguard over $4 trillion in global index equity assets across Global Developed Markets, Emerging Markets, Commodities and Real Estate Investment Trusts.
We offer investors one of the industry's biggest choices of index investments.
Our investment teams include professionals who have deep experience within their respective markets, looking after the assets of institutional and individual investors alike.
Our clients benefit from our portfolio management expertise and our culture of performance and risk management.
Our purpose is to help more and more people achieve greater financial wellbeing and it’s something we feel passionately about!
Your Role and Impact
We have an opportunity for a Product Strategist to join our Hong Kong-based Equity Index Investments team. The responsibilities of the Strategy team span product development, research, client service, product positioning, reporting and education focusing on commingled funds, mutual funds and separate accounts.
This individual will support global equities, real estate equities, ESG and Smart Beta strategies. We’re looking for individuals who are passionate about making a difference and have the know-how to make it happen both as Students of the Market as well as Students of Technology!
The responsibilities our strategists are given include :
Provide ongoing service and support to EII’s clients and prospects. This will include responding to day-to-day client requests, pricing new business and completing RFPs / RFIs
Develop and maintain product marketing materials, client presentations and customized analyses that articulate strategy objectives, characteristics and performance
Advise clients on all aspects of portfolio strategy including portfolio management, trading, portfolio analytics, performance reporting, transitions, and securities lending.
Articulate competitive advantages to clients
Build robust relationships with various BlackRock groups in order to support the EII business including product specialists from other investment and service teams, distribution channels, and operational groups as needed
Assist in the development of new product ideas
Develop and maintain differentiated consultative relationships with large central bank, pension, foundation / endowment, bank, insurance and asset manager clients and prospects
Contributing positively to our culture and supporting diversity, equity and inclusion
We’re looking for individuals, from a variety of backgrounds, who have :
A passion for financial markets and technology
Knowledge of both equities and the indexing ecosystem
High levels of self-motivation and a strong work-ethic
Inspiration to work on behalf of clients
The desire to make an impact
A passion to be constantly learning and developing new skills every single day
Skills / Qualifications :
The aptitudes we look for in our team include :
High attention to detail and accountability
Excellent presentation skills to contribute to as well as lead internal and external client meetings
The ability to work quickly and accurately in a fast-paced environment
A strong desire to work collaboratively and great relationship-building skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
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.