- Analytical thinking
- Quality focused
We are currently seeking an experienced Investment Fund Product Manager. The Product Management department is involved in launching the investment funds of Kempen Capital Management (Kempen) in the Netherlands and Luxembourg and ensures they can be offered to investors in the Netherlands and various other European countries.
The department maintains contact with a wide variety of internal and external service providers, national and international regulators, fund administrators, auditors, tax specialists and international databanks, while the Van Lanschot Kempen Group works in close cooperation with the many departments involved in the Kempen investment funds, such as Project Management, Portfolio Management, Operations, Sales and Finance. You will develop into a pivotal figure between these Kempen departments and the various external service providers and will be involved in various activities and projects in the field of governance, implementation and sales support.
As a Senior Investment Fund Product Manager, you will be involved in discussions on how the funds and share classes can be structured and implemented. You will actively contribute to maintaining and evaluating the product range. This includes supervising new funds and share classes, as well as preparing and implementing product changes. Fund Governance will be one of your main focal points, as will communicating with and providing information to the regulators and supervisory bodies of Kempen's investment funds. You ensure that the offer documents, such as investment fund prospectuses, are of good quality, and that the information about Kempen's funds is kept up to date.
This varied position involves a wide variety of activities and projects in the field of product development, internal and external supervision, reporting, tax law, the provision of information and legal and organisational support, and offers you the opportunity to quickly develop into a specialist in these areas. You will join an ambitious team of eight colleagues.
Kempen is enterprising, energetic and dynamic. We are looking for people who are in their element in a professional organisation with short lines of communication and who make a difference every day in a demanding and changing environment. Ideally, you should have experience with and knowledge of investment funds, such as with a fund provider, regulator or accountancy firm. Does this sound right for you, and are you ready for a challenge?
If so, here's the profile: An enthusiastic candidate with 5-10 years of relevant work experience:
• You are a university graduate, preferably in Economics/Business Administration.
• You are hands-on and pragmatic, and your CV shows drive and entrepreneurship.
• You have a good sense of responsibility, you work accurately, you are a good organiser and are resistant to stress.
• You have outstanding communication skills in Dutch and English and are a good team player.
• You have an affinity with asset management and a head for figures.
• You preferably have knowledge of structuring investment funds, as well as the tax and regulatory aspects of investment funds.
Kempen Capital Management (KCM) is known for its open culture in which young talents are constantly given the opportunity to make their presence felt. KCM offers challenges to financial professionals with courage and ambition, a down-to-earth take on things, and the ability to defend a position at board level. We give these people every opportunity. KCM is a division of Kempen & Co, which in turn is a division of the Van Lanschot Kempen Group. With more than 100 years of experience, Kempen & Co has developed into a leading investment bank that specialises in asset management, corporate finance, securities brokerage and private equity. We provide excellent services and we are proud of that.
This pride also typifies our culture: we match the deed to the word, put our clients first, and always aim for excellence.
KCM is a boutique investment firm operating from Amsterdam, London and Paris. We focus on a number of investment specialisations: small caps, real estate shares, high dividend strategies, fixed income strategies, and selecting the best hedge funds and private equity funds. We also offer Fiduciary Management to pension funds and insurers.
We'll challenge you to make your mark as soon as you join us. Of course, in return for this we offer a competitive remuneration package. Kempen & Co is people-driven. We offer people opportunities, and many career paths to those who seize them. Our aim is to contribute to a good working environment with a competitive salary, a 13th month, and a professional approach that centres on personal and professional training opportunities.
Have we inspired you? If so, hit the “apply” button. We'll be more than happy to answer any questions you may have or provide you with additional information. Please contact Tanja Schraders: firstname.lastname@example.org.