The Analyst will be a key member of the Retirement Investment Product group supporting the Canadian Retirement business. The team is responsible for developing Manulife’s retirement platform, responding to the needs of large pension clients, and interacts with various distribution organizations.
A role integral to the success of the team and the organization, the successful candidate will report to the AVP, Retirement Platform Development.
Analysis of fund platform, investment strategies, and fund mapping
Provide analysis required for fund launches, mergers, and closures using industry tools and databases and collaborate across business and functional teams at all levels to support the success of the retirement platform ie.
Legal, Compliance, Operations, Tax
Respond to inquiries regarding the Manulife retirement platform
Respond to RFPs as required
Perform research and analysis on platform investments as well as competitor platforms on an ongoing basis to help maintain Manulife’s competitiveness in the marketplace
Manage ad-hoc projects and reporting as required
What motivates you?
You obsess about customers, listen, engage and act for their benefit.
You think big, with curiosity to discover ways to use your agile approach and enable business outcomes.
You thrive in teams and enjoy getting things done together.
You take ownership and build solutions, focusing on what matters.
You do what is right, work with integrity and speak up.
You share your humanity, helping us build a diverse and inclusive work environment for everyone.
What we are looking for
4 to 7 years of relevant investment experience preferably with Defined Contribution experience.
Progress towards or completion of CFA would be an asset
Bachelor's degree required
Knowledge of the Canadian retirement marketplace
Innovative and creative
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Experience using Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint, and Morningstar Direct
Strong project management skills and data base management skills
Superior problem-solving skills and focus on attention to detail
Excellent organizational, interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and demonstrate the ability to multi-task and prioritized multiple initiatives
Ability to understand advanced investment theories and products
Strong technical aptitude, analytical and research skills
Ability to understand and articulate investment concepts in an easily digestible manner
What can we offer you?
A competitive salary and benefits packages.
A growth trajectory that extends upward and outward, encouraging you to follow your passions and learn new skills.
A focus on growing your career path with us.
Flexible work policies and strong work-life balance.
Professional development and leadership opportunities.
Our commitment to you
We lead with our Values every day and bring them to life together.
We create opportunities to learn and grow at every stage of your career.
We invite you to help redefine the future of financial services.
Delivering the promise of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
We foster an inclusive workplace where everyone thrives.
Championing Corporate Citizenship
We build a business that benefits all stakeholders and has a positive social and environmental impact.