Product Management Officer

Operations & IT · Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Department Operations & IT
Employment Type Employee
Minimum Experience Entry-level

BlueOrchard is a leading global impact investment manager and a member of the Schroders Group. The firm is dedicated to fostering inclusive and climate-smart growth in emerging and frontier markets, while providing attractive returns for investors. BlueOrchard was founded in 2001, by initiative of the UN, as the world’s first commercial manager of microfinance debt investments. The firm has built a distinct track record in offering premium impact investment solutions, including credit, private equity, and sustainable infrastructure. Being an expert in innovative blended finance mandates, the firm is a trusted partner of leading global development finance institutions. BlueOrchard has invested to date more than USD 6bn for sophisticated global private and public clients, enabling tangible social and environmental impact. Become part of this unique success story and join our fast-growing company in Luxembourg City as 

 

Product Management Officer (Investment Funds)

 

Key tasks and responsibilities

Operation:

  • Assume responsibility for the different operational aspects of the funds´ lifecycle including but not limited to preparation of the financial statements, budgets and forecasts, etc.
  • Support in the ongoing monitoring of the delegated functions and related third party service providers (transfer agent, custodian banks, fund administrators, etc.)
  • Support the onboarding of investors, coordinating the process with the different parties involved
  • Coordinate with external parties the process to open accounts (custody / transfer agent)

 

Administration and corporate governance:

  • Review quarterly reports and all regular communication / documents from the AIFM and services providers to the Board of directors
  • Monitor the ongoing activities of the Transfer Agent of the fund, especially the documents for end investors
  • Ensure proper documentation and tracking of legal and corporate governance documents of the ManCo and the Funds
  • Work on ManCo procedures and process flowcharts  

 

Product Management:

  • Participate to ongoing lifecycle fund management: set-up, product changes and migration of investment vehicles in various jurisdictions
  • Be responsible of fund initiatives to be managed on a project mode
  • Oversee and monitor service providers and delegated functions of our funds


Required skills and experience

  • University degree with focus on economics, finance or accounting
  • Excellent written and spoken English
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications, with advanced skills using Excel and Word
  • Analytical thinking and problem solving skills
  • Good overview of Luxembourg funds industry, especially operational processes 
  • Ability to clearly structure content, processes and communication
  • Project management skills 

  

Your personal profile

  • Proactive, result-driven, flexible with “hands-on” approach
  • Team player with ability to work in a multi-national and multi-cultural environment
  • Self-starter with strong work ethics and positive energy
  • Reliable and committed

 

What we offer

  • Work in a global and fast-growing company with a true commitment to its mission of fighting global poverty and climate change;
  • An entrepreneurial culture, offering multiple opportunities for learning and development;
  • A dynamic and multicultural team spread around the globe;
  • Attractive compensation and exciting career opportunities.

 

Please apply in ENGLISH, including CV and cover letter through our careers website https://www.blueorchard.com/about-us/careers/.


Deadline for application is 25 September 2020. 

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  • Location
    Luxembourg, Luxembourg
  • Department
    Operations & IT
  • Employment Type
    Employee
  • Minimum Experience
    Entry-level