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Product Associate / Analyst, Exchange Traded Funds

Company:
RBC GAM
Location:
Toronto, ON
Posting Closing Date:
December 31, 2022
Employment Type:
Full-time
Contract Type:
Permanent
Job Description:

The RBC ETF product team is responsible for product development and management, of the RBC Exchange Traded Fund family, available to Canadian investment advisors, institutional investors, and individuals through the RBC iShares Strategic Alliance with BlackRock Canada.  The product associate / analyst will assist with research to identify product opportunities, perform reviews of our product offering to ensure their competitive positioning is achieved in the market place, oversee the fulfilment of our regulatory related obligations, and assist in the management of the day to day demands of the existing ETF family. The efforts of the product associate / analyst will be critical to the continued growth and innovation of the RBC ETF family.  For more information, please visit: https://www.rbcgam.com/en/ca/

Job Responsibilities:
  • Develop in-depth knowledge of, and familiarity with, the RBC ETF family
  • Perform competitive analysis of competitor product launches or, changes and identify sales trends to spot potential new product opportunities
  • Provide oversight of product management responsibilities, including the fulfilment of RBC ETF regulatory related obligations (prospectus renewals, annual and semi-annual financial statements), income distributions, and tax reporting, working closely with operations, legal, compliance and tax teams, as required
  • Provide support to our sales teams, including responding to day to day inquiries and requests for product information and support
  • Working with marketing and the Investment Products Advisory Group, assist in the creation of sales messaging for RBC ETFs, ensuring messaging is appropriate in the context of current market conditions, client needs and sales focus.
  • Assist in the development of new product ideas and help manage the day to day demands of the existing ETF family
  • Participate in special projects and performs other duties as assigned
  • Interact with members of the portfolio management, sales, operations, legal and marketing teams, as well as members from the iShares ETF product team
Qualifications:

Must Have

  • 2+ years' experience in an asset management context
  • Experience working with mutual funds or ETFs
  • Knowledge of capital markets and investment products
  • Strong strategic, analytical and problems solving skills

Nice to Have

  • CFA or progress towards or equivalent experience or industry accreditation
  • Experience using analytical tools such as Morningstar Direct and Bloomberg
How to Apply:

Please apply at:  https://jobs.rbc.com/ca/en

Additional Information:

What’s in it for you?

We thrive on the challenge to be our best, progressive thinking to keep growing, and working together to deliver trusted advice to help our clients thrive and communities prosper. We care about each other, reaching our potential, making a difference to our communities, and achieving success that is mutual.

  • A comprehensive Total Rewards Program including bonuses and flexible benefits, competitive compensation, commissions, and stock where applicable
  • Leaders who support your development through coaching and managing opportunities
  • Ability to make a difference and lasting impact
  • Work in a dynamic, collaborative, progressive,and high-performing team
  • Flexible work/life balance options
  • Opportunities to do challenging work
  • Opportunities to take on progressively greater accountabilities  
  • Access to a variety of job opportunities across business and geographies