Global Head of Investments Technology
Global Asset Manager
J Harlan Group is currently conducting a search for a Global Head of Investments Technology at a Global Asset Manager. We are seeking a senior, high caliber and highly motivated Investment Technology Professional with strong investment management knowledge and track record of successful delivery to join the growing team – This individual can be optionally located in their New York City or Philadelphia office.
Innovation is at the heart of the growth of their Asset Management business and as such they are looking for a specialized leader to drive these outcomes. They are looking for technology leaders who will make a lasting impact on the success of the firm as they redefine the future of their global technology platform. They are seeking a senior, talented, and highly motivated Global Head of Investments Technology with strong investment management knowledge and track record of successful delivery to join their growing team in the US.
An exciting opportunity to work with key business and technology stakeholders to drive strategic decisions across the entire asset management technology landscape. The Head of the Investments Technology will define and deliver technology solutions to advance the investment management lifecycle processes.
The Head of the Investments Technology will be responsible for defining the future-state investment technical environment for the Global Asset organization and be responsible for facilitating the conversion of strategies to actions and identifying ways to optimize technology capabilities and performance to support the global asset management platform.
The ideal candidate would have a background including:
An individual who loves solving deep and complex technical and business problems and wants to have an outsized impact with the products they build and deliver. An individuals with a passion for investment technology, high level of intellectual curiosity, a commitment to excellence and an unparalleled drive to deliver world-class services.
They seek candidates who are high-energy self-starters who want to join an investment banking firm on the leading edge of the global markets. The management team needs individuals of the highest professional caliber who are leaders, problem solvers, analytic, detail-oriented, and entrepreneurial. Everyone at the firm works in a highly collaborative and charged environment.
Successful candidates are:
About the Client:
Our client is the global investment management arm of a global provider of banking, financial, advisory, investment and funds management services operating in more than 34 countries. They manage more than $580 billion in assets globally. Their global network of specialist asset management teams strive to deliver superior, sustainable risk-adjusted returns by employing their extensive experience, strong investment convictions, and commitment to in-depth research.
They offer securities investment management capabilities across a number of asset classes including fixed income, currencies, equities, infrastructure securities, hedge funds, and multi-asset allocation solutions. With their strong asset management expertise and strong investment convictions they are dedicated to providing their clients with investment excellence.
The firm’s employees maintain the highest professional and ethical standards. The firm has earned a reputation for honesty, fair dealing, and transparency in a competitive industry. They believe that these standards are the foundation for superior investment performance and are critical to delivering performance to clients
Salary range for this position: $250,000 –400,000/Year. Actual base salary may vary based upon, but not limited to, relevant experience, time in role, peer and market data, prior performance, business sector, and geographic location. You may also be eligible for an annual discretionary incentive compensation award. We offer a full spectrum of benefits, including Medical, Prescription Drug, Dental, Vision, Health Savings Account, Dependent Day Care Savings Account, Life Insurance, Disability and Other Insurance Plans, Paid Time Off (including Sick Leave, Parental Leave and Vacation), Holidays, 401(k), and Short/Long Term Disability, in addition to other special perks reserved for our employees.