Product Research/Support Specialist (Alternative Investments)
BCI - Brokerage Consultants
 New York, NY

Product Research Specialist (Alternative Investments)

West Coast / East Coast openings

Deeply learn platform-approved funds from 40+ managers across hedge funds, private equity/credit funds and real estate funds, then help sales team understand/position products for sales to RIA clients. Strong written/verbal communication skills are essential.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Develop expertise on all firm investment products/lines of business

Interface regularly/articulately with fund managers to identify client needs/ensure satisfaction

Update distribution team on portfolio positioning/macroeconomic themes/key selling points to ensure unified sales effort

Provide value-added manager feedback/support to Alternative Investments team

Coordinate/execute tailored product launch strategies; help build go-to-market strategy

Schedule/host fund manager weekly update calls

Manage bi-monthly website/performance updates

Assist in planning/execution of roadshows/conferences and creation of product marketing collateral

Work closely with Director of Product and Head of Alternative Investments

Special projects/additional responsibilities based on capacity/skill/interest

QUALIFICATIONS

3+ years of experience in the financial services industry

Bachelor’s degree in business/economics/finance/related discipline

Strong organizational/interpersonal and written/verbal communication skills; ability to accomplish tasks with minimal supervision and high attention to detail, think critically and synthesize information; self-starter who takes initiative and learns quickly in a fast-paced environment

Excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Suite and Salesforce

Series 7 and 63 or 66

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