Really good opportunity for a HEAD OF INVESTMENT OPERATIONS to ESTABLISH & HEAD UP the ENTIRE LISP OPERATIONS area for this NEW RETAIL (LISP) INVESTMENT Business that is currently being opened up by an acclaimed Asset Management Firm. This is a STRATEGIC role & you will be actively involved developing the STRATEGIC ROAD-MAP & assisting the Executives in the implementation of it.
YOU will be responsible for managing multiple, cross-functional teams in a HIGHLY COMPLEX environment, creating a culture of CUSTOMER CENTRICITY whilst also steering the business through its period of CHANGE & TRANSFORMATION .
Based in Johannesburg ,this Head of Investment Operations role is paying R1.3Mil P/A NEG – for the right person.
• Commerce degree in Finance, Economics , Statistics, Business Management would be preferred.
• 10+ years experience in Operational roles- Operational Management of either a LISP or Investment Platform business is going to be non-neg.
• Experience in delivering exceptional Customer Service.
• Experience in building teams and working with cross departmental teams.
• Solid experience managing change & implementing change.
• Experience in a Financial Adviser Firm or Investment Platform Business.
• You will be responsible for the day-to-day running and management of all operational teams ensuring excellent operations and service delivery.
• Assist in all organisational design & strategy.
• You will be responsible for ensuring that all service targets are being met.
• You will need to maintain all business process to ensuring maximum efficiency and cost effectiveness.
• Support the front-office staff in providing effective assistance to all advisers.
• Manage all resources - including recruitment, talent development, labour issues.
Operating across Africa, this established Asset Management Firm is in the process of opening up a BRAND NEW INVESTMENT PLATFORM Business. Driven by customer centricity , digital enablement as well as INTERNATIONAL Technology vendors – they are set to provide their clients with pioneering & ingenious Investment solutions.
It is an absolute rarity in the job market to join a business in its infant stages, having the opportunity to be part of a NEW COMPANY’S development whilst being employed by an award winning Asset Manager & being supported by the LARGEST FINANCIAL SERVICES Group in Africa.
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