AVP, Product ManagerApply Job ID: R-023704 Date posted: 06/09/2022 Primary Location SC-Fort Mill Other Locations TX-Austin , IL-Remote , NY-Remote ,PA-Remote
Are you a team player with a growth mindset? Are you interested in working in meaningful projects? Do you want to work with cutting-edge technology? Are you interested in being part of a team that is working to transform and do things differently? If so, LPL Financial is the place for you!
LPL Financial (Nasdaq: LPLA) was founded on the principle that the firm should work for the advisor, and not the other way around. Today, LPL is a leader* in the markets we serve, supporting more than 18,000 financial advisors, 800 institution-based investment programs and 450 independent RIA firms nationwide. We are steadfast in our commitment to the advisor-centered model and the belief that Americans deserve access to personalized guidance from a financial advisor. At LPL, independence means that advisors have the freedom they deserve to choose the business model, services, and technology resources that allow them to run their perfect practice. And they have the freedom to manage their client relationships, because they know their clients best. Simply put, we take care of our advisors, so they can take care of their clients.
As AVP, Product Manager, you will be responsible for furthering the evolution of our Unified Managed Account (UMA) programs in innovative and unique ways, specifically by focusing on the execution of bringing previous non-existent features and capabilities to life. This will require familiarity with various advisory platform capabilities ranging from householding, margin, cash & unmanaged sleeves, and fixed income sleeves, and tax management and various downstream dependencies such as key portfolio accounting workflows, vendor integrations, client facing reporting, billing systems, and supervision considerations.
Uncover system and/or operational issues that are or could become barriers to continued investment program evolution, in particular with respect to fixed income investment strategies within UMAs.
Analyze complex operational procedures and system integrations in order to clearly define problem statements and identify feature gaps.
Coordinate and prioritize business and operations objectives and transform into actionable backlog of enhancements.
Manage backlog, provide clear requirements, and establish effective testing plans with internal technology resources and external vendors
Track and Communicate project status and timelines to relevant stakeholders
What are we looking for?
We want strong collaborators who can deliver a world-class client experience. We are looking for people who thrive in a fast-paced environment, are client-focused, team oriented, and are able to execute in a way that encourages creativity and continuous improvement.
Experience with Centralized Overlay Trading workflows and externally traded sleeve portfolios.
Relevant trading system subject matter includes, but is not limited to expertise with rebalance logic, sleeve journaling logic, heuristic trade engines, risk-based optimization, trade execution integration, and order allocation post-trade processing.
Relevant portfolio accounting subject matter includes, but is not limited to expertise with transaction reconciliation with custodians, corporate action processing, sleeve tagging or sub accounting, trade corrections, performance reporting computation, and billing value methods
Focus on a specialized functional and operational areas of advisory and managed account infrastructure
Expectations for this role will be to pro-actively lead the system and operational maturity needed to deliver UMA Externally Traded Fixed Income offerings.
Portfolio Management trading systems for multi-sleeve accounts and/or households is required.
IBOR/Portfolio Accounting system for Unified Managed Accounts experience is preferred
At LPL, we believe that objective financial guidance is a fundamental need for everyone. As the nation’s leading independent broker-dealer, we offer an integrated platform of proprietary technology, brokerage, and investment advisor services. We provide you with a work environment that encourages your creativity and growth, a leadership team that is supportive and responsive, and the opportunity to create a career that has no limits, only amazing potential.
We are one team on one mission. We take care of our advisors, so they can take care of their clients.
Because our company is not too big and not too small, you can seize the opportunity to make a real impact. We are committed to supporting workplace equality, and we embrace the different perspectives and backgrounds of our employees.We also care for our communities, and we encourage our employees to do the same. This creates an environment in which you can do your best work.
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