Program Manager Digital Transformation (f/m), Frankfurt

 StepStone ·  17.04.2018 ·  Frankfurt am Main ·  Allianz Global Investors GmbH

Program Manager Digital Transformation (f/m), Frankfurt FOR THOSE WHO DARE Here is your home. Allianz Global Investors is a diversified active investment manager with a strong parent company and a culture of risk management. In numerous offices in 18 countries, we provide global investment and research capabilities with consultative local delivery. We have more than EUR 400 billion in Assets under Management for individuals, families and institutions worldwide and employ more than 500 investment professionals. Program Manager Digital Transformation (f/m), Frankfurt The key challenge of this role is to develop and implement new digital business models in close collaboration with external partners. As part of our global Digital Transformation Program we are significantly investing in our digital channels and this role will be critical for driving innovation and change. The Program Manager is running projects reaching from explore over build (design & development) to scale-up. The project focus will be content wise on digital wealth management and the corresponding investment ecosystems for personalized investment solutions tailored to the needs of retail end clients. The Program Manager will report to the Head of Digital Transformation. Key Responsibilities Tech scouting and serve as expert and sparring partner for digital activities across diagnostics, identify existing gaps, overlaps and opportunities for integration and synergy creation within the portfolio of digital initiatives in close alignment with IT and overall Digital Transformation strategy Act as as sparring partner to Product Owners when creating the product vision and preparing for pitches to win new business partners Develop and own the long-term UX/UI design strategy, functional roadmap, concepts and guidelines for AllianzGI’s digital Investment Ecosystem Develop concept for customization of Investment Ecosystem or its micro services to enter new markets with world-class development techniques to deliver a high-performance, stable and auto-scaling production system Develop target operating model (TOM) for continuous optimization and steering logic and tools for product owners who run the digital business Key Requirements / Skills / Experience You have several years (min. five years) of experience in creating digital business opportunities in the financial service industry from new ideas, either from working within a business development / marketing department, or within a product development department. Deep insights into digital technologies and its potential for the asset management value chain. Deep expertise in co-creation with IT teams, in particular in agile development projects. Solid knowledge of digital operating models and co-creation with external vendors. You have been successfully leading project teams and managing programs for at least five years. You have strong leadership skills with the ability to persuade and motivate others to act, without direct authority. You have strong communication skills as moderator, facilitator, coach and advisor. You have the ability to advise, instruct, direct, and guide as a coach to help someone lead an innovation project. Expertise service design and management methodologies like Design Thinking or ITIL would be a plus. Native / fluent English and German speaker; additional European language would be preferable. Master's degree in computer science, business administration or equivalent required You like to take the initiative. You are dynamic, committed and enjoy working independently on fast-changing innovation initiatives. Additional Information Reference Code: AGI-5399738-3 We offer an attractive, performance-related compensation package and provide a productive atmosphere which is dominated by team spirit. Your personal development is of particular importance for us. Are you interested? If you are, we look forward to receiving your full application documents, including references. Allianz is an equal opportunity employer. Everybody is welcome, regardless of other characteristics such as gender, age, origin, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion, disability, or sexual orientation. Allianz Global Investors GmbH Frankfurt am Main Apply now Allianz is the home for those who dare – a supportive place where you can take the initiative to grow and to actively strengthen our global leadership position. By truly caring about people – both its 85 million private and corporate customers and more than 142,000 employees – Allianz fosters a culture where its employees are empowered to collaborate, perform, embrace trends and challenge the industry. Our main ambition is to be our customers’ trusted partner, instilling them with the confidence to grow. If you dare, join us at Allianz Group. — ein Projekt von DIPLANET Digital Solutions Impressum