INDEX PRODUCT MANAGEMENT – DERIVATIVES

MSCI is an independent provider of research-driven insights and tools for institutional investors. We have deep expertise in the areas of risk and performance measurement that is based on more than 40 years of academic research, real-world experience and collaboration with our clients.

Job Purpose:

  • The Index Product Manager, Derivatives will report to the Head of Derivatives Product Management and will play an important role in supporting the growth of visibility and awareness of MSCI indexes in the listed futures and options market in N. America
  • This person will bring a thorough knowledge of the listed futures and options industry, the exchange and index linked product landscape, the use cases, and the users and intermediaries on the buy-side and sell-side
  • This individual will have strong client relationship management skills along with a keen sense of business development and entrepreneurial orientation
  • The ability to manage cross-functional internal relationships in a strong team environment will also be very important
  • This role will be primarily focused on supporting our efforts to increase the footprint of MSCI in the listed futures and options industry by raising awareness and visibility of MSCI indexes with market participants
  • They will do this in close collaboration with client coverage colleagues across various client segments and geographies
  • The role will also involve working closely with our Client Service, Marketing and Research teams to gain cross-functional support for specific initiatives

Your Responsibilities:

  • Mapping out the landscape of equity index users in the listed futures and options industry across the US and Canada
  • Understanding the use cases and creating the content and messaging for establishing new relationships and developing existing relationships in the market
  • Developing plans and metrics around increasing awareness and visibility of MSCI indexes in the listed F&O industry
  • Working closely with client coverage colleagues in coordinating engagement with market participants
  • Representing MSCI at numerous derivatives industry events
  • Working with marketing colleagues to develop marketing/events plans and execution
  • Coordinating with clients and vendors on business development initiatives
  • Supporting management with business reporting and strategy/operating plan development
  • Developing client specific and business specific plans & strategies
  • Supporting the development of internal and external pitch book material and collateral

Skills and Qualifications:

  • High level of attention to detail
  • Excellent planning and organizational skills
  • Ability to run multiple initiatives and projects simultaneously in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to take initiative and work independently
  • Ability to communicate effectively across the organization globally with colleagues across different functions
  • Strong understanding of financial markets and derivatives markets including options and futures markets, global exchange and product landscape, use cases and end users
  • Ability to interact with clients directly
  • Strong excel, word and power point skills
  • 7-10 years’ experience in the financial sector with direct experience and knowledge of the listed futures and options industry
  • Relationship management experience directly with users and intermediaries in the listed futures and options markets
  • Involvement in preparation of strategy, operating plan, business plans and internal business update reporting
  • Experience working across a matrix organization with proven ability to work cross functionally to develop and execute plans; experience working with Sales, Marketing, Legal, Compliance, Operations, and Technology
  • Skills in managing multiple projects and initiatives in a fast-paced, customer-focused environment
  • Experience leading strategic initiatives and through understanding the competitive landscape, industry trends, market structure and the potential business impact of initiatives
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word & PowerPoint
  • Bachelor’s degree in economics, business, finance or other relevant discipline
  • MBA a plus.

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  • Experience 7-10 Years
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MSCI is an independent provider of research-driven insights and tools for institutional investors. We have deep expertise in the areas of risk and performance measurement that is based on more than 40 years of academic research, real-world experience and collaboration with our clients.Our broad product line supports clients’ needs across all major asset classes and provides them with a consistent way of looking at risk and performance from front to middle office. We have a highly flexible business model that enables clients to select the individual products and services they need and integrate them into their own investment processes and methodologies.Our line of products and services includes indexes, analytical models, data, real estate benchmarks and ESG research. We serve 97 of the top 100 largest money managers, according to the most recent P&I ranking.

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  • Specialism Index Providers
  • Location New York
  • Address 250 Greenwich Street New York, NY 10007 United States
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