Job title: Head of Financials and Funds Education
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Salary type: Annual
Job published: 18-01-2019
Job ID: 32113
Contact name: Deepa Modi
Phone number: +3531 4852779
Contact email:

Job Description

We are working with a large professional membership organization who provide education products for their members. One area they train in is financial and funds education. Right now they are looking to hire a head of a programme for their financial and funds education products. 
There are two elements to the position. One, they need someone who can develop relationships with corporate leaders to help develop the business and to grow the number of course participants. Two, they need someone who can develop and manage education programmes that help support the financial and funds industry.
What you will need to do:
Lead the educational and relationship development for the Financial and Funds industry and international sector. 
Research, develop and design the appropriate programmes and ensure that they are fit for purpose.
Programme and Curriculum Development for all courses and to engage in developing new delivery and assessment methods.
Manage, lead and motivate all staff reporting to the position, using a coaching style to empower each member of the team to ensure the highest levels of performance and personal and professional development.
Source and manage relationships with the topic expert lecturers and examiners. 
Relationship Management with corporate members of the Financial and International Funds Industry.
Develop and execute the marketing plans for each training course to ensure that the financial budgets are achieved. 

The kind of person they need will be:
Educated to Masters Level in a relevant discipline essential.
A minimum of 5 years academic and/or Financial/Funds industry desirable.
A solid understanding of the regulatory environment in which the fund industry operates.
Excellent networking skills.
Good knowledge of the principles of project management to lead, develop and implement new projects.
Solution-focused – the ability to understand the perspectives of others and to work with others to provide solutions.
Strong knowledge of the financial and funds industries, their functions and roles required in order to assist with the development of materials including manuals and promotion material, brochures, prospectus plus review of materials including manuals, lecture notes, exam papers and eLearning. 
Experience of working in the financial and/or funds industry.
This is a permanent role based in Dublin City. It comes with a market leading salary and package. Please get in touch for a confidential discussion if you feel you meet the criteria and wish to learn more.