DWS Group GmbH & Co. KGaA (DWS) is one of the world's leading asset managers with EUR 700bn of assets under management (as of 31 Dec 2017). Building on more than 60 years of experience and a reputation for excellence in Germany and across Europe, DWS has come to be recognized by clients globally as a trusted source for integrated investment solutions, stability and innovation across a full spectrum of investment disciplines.
We offer individuals and institutions access to our strong investment capabilities across all major asset classes and solutions aligned to growth trends. Our diverse expertise in Active, Passive and Alternatives asset management - as well as our deep environmental, social and governance focus - complement each other when creating targeted solutions for our clients. Our expertise and on-the-ground-knowledge of our economists, research analysts and investment professionals are brought together in one consistent global CIO View, which guides our strategic investment approach.
DWS wants to innovate and shape the future of investing: with staff from 35 nationalities, speaking more than 75 languages rooted in 22 countries, we are local while being one global team.
Job Title: ETF Passive Thought Leadership Corporate Title: Vice President Department: Deutsche Asset Management Location: New York, NY
About Deutsche Bank
We are Germany's leading bank with strong positions in Europe and significant presence in the Americas and Asia Pacific. We're driving growth through our strong client franchise, investing heavily in digital technologies, prioritizing long-term success over short-term gains, and serving society with ambition and integrity. We serve our clients' real economic needs in commercial and investment banking, retail banking and transaction banking, and provide ground-breaking products and services in asset and wealth management. That means a career packed with opportunities to grow and the chance to shape the future of our clients.
The Passive Asset Management Division of Deutsche Asset Management has assets under management of EUR100 billion globally across a range of products - Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs), Exchange Traded Commodities (ETCs), Systematic Funds, Institutional Mandates, Certificates and Warrants. In the United States of America, the business is growing rapidly and the team is looking for an additional member of its Thought Leadership team.
You should have a passion for financial and economic topics and familiarity with the major asset classes and investment strategies across regions. You should be comfortable sourcing and analyzing data, and writing and speaking on their findings.
Main ETF/markets/investment research resource for sales and clients
Generate ideas, source data, write, and present original research
Contribute to Thought Leadership calls, blogs, and papers
Travel to speak with clients, on panels, and at conferences
Work closely with Capital Markets, PMs, Product Development, and wider Thought Leadership and strategy colleagues on investment and ETF themes
You will have:
Strong and relevant experience in finance/economics/strategy
MBA and/or CFA preferred
ETF experience preferred
International Equity and/or Fixed Income knowledge a plus
Ability to work within a small team, and to meet deadlines