Product Specialist (Equity Products) - Asset Management Company

Location: Tokyo
Contract Type: Permanent
Salary: ¥15000000.00 - ¥20000000.00 (年収)
Specialization: Banking & Financial Services,
Sub Specialization: Portfolio /Product Management,
Contact: Yusuke Genma
Reference: JO-2112-465869
Yusuke Genma

[Position] Product Specialist - Equity Products
[Location] Tokyo
[Salary] 15~20 million JPY
※Applicants must have permission to work in Japan and speak Fluent ~ Native level Japanese

[Company Description]
Global Asset Management Company
Their culture is quite teamwork oriented and matured environment rather than aggressive pushing culture.
They have great culture if you are looking for learning/growing/stably working and stepping up the career gradually!

Purpose: Responsible for product management of equity products in Japan

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Pursuant to the DIM license, plan, execute and manage investments/portfolios on behalf of DIM clients
  • Preparing and managing all regular/ad-hoc presentations, reports, RFPs and other materials in Japan based on information from HQ in UK
  • Monitoring day-to-day market movements via Bloomberg and other vendors
  • Visiting clients to explain markets and investment strategies
  • Managing database for RFPs, performances and presentations
  • Communicating the investment guidelines for new segregated mandates with HQ
  • Writing general market comments and responding to client's inquiries through communicating with the investment desks in UK, etc.


  • Possesses a strong knowledge of equity products and the markets
  • Has excellent communication (oral and written) and presentation skills, in both Japanese and English languages.
    • Business above English is required as the position would speak with global team.
    • All clients are required to speak and make report in Japanese.
  • A proven ability to work well at team and firm-wide level.
  • Able to work well under pressure and to prioritise work where required.
  • Confident and competent user of Microsoft products including Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

Behavioral Competencies

  • Sets high standards of performance for self and strives to meet challenging objectives. Acts with integrity and within both the spirit and the letter of our principles, policies and procedures.
  • Considers own role within the commercial context and focusses on the client. Respects obligations to internal and external clients and investors and treat clients fairly.
  • Displays a positive and energetic attitude, gets involved and proactively seeks out opportunities to advance the business.
  • Consistently displays a 'can-do' attitude, perseveres in the face of setbacks and remains calm and professional under pressure.
  • Establishes and maintains good relationships and works effectively and cooperatively with others. Communicates constructively, engages others positively and readily shares information and ideas.
  • Seeks out insightful, smart ideas to raise personal and team standards.
  • Demonstrates the ability to think creatively to find solutions.
  • Responds quickly and positively to change and maintains effectiveness when experiencing change.
  • Invests time in learning new skills and gaining new experiences.

Social insurance

Full 2 holiday week system (Sat/Sun) national holidays
New year's holiday
Annual Leave

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Reference: JO-2112-465869
Seniority Level: Mid-Senior level
Job Function: Finance