Would you like to leverage on the proven investment expertise of Vontobel to further develop a global business? Do you enjoy acquiring new market shares and design global growth strategies?
For our External Asset Managers division, we are looking for a new Head EAM International, who will take the lead of our EAM coverage in the US and other markets.

What would your role be?

  • Lead a team of EAM Relationship Managers, setting clear objectives, providing guidance, and fostering a collaborative environment.
  • Increase the growth potential of External Asset Managers with their private clients and lead a sales culture with effective prospecting, sales, and acquisition process.
  • Develop a culture of collaboration and exchange of best practices and information to expand on our success.
  • Ensure compliance with internal guidelines with regards to compliance, ICS, and transactions.

What are we looking for?

  • At least 10 years of experience in the financial services industry covering external asset managers in an international cross-border context. Apart from the US an added value are markets such as South Africa, UK, Germany and Dubai (DIFC)
  • A previous track record in developing a client portfolio with an acknowledged reputation and expertise on the market.
  • Proven track record in successfully developing a business with External Asset Managers.
  • Previous experience designing and executing Business Development strategies.
  • Previous experience leading teams of profit makers in an international environment.
  • Great communication skills in English and German, additional languages would be an advantage.

What do we offer?

  • Top Zurich location with collaboration spaces (including rooftop terraces) and free lunch.
  • Friendly, diverse team in an open-office space with dancing walls.
  • All the latest technology to help you excel and advance.
  • Agile environment in how we think, the way we work and our trust for each other.
  • Flat hierarchy with collaboration on all levels.
  • Campus feeling and collaborative spirit.

At Vontobel, you are building better futures for our clients and society, as well as for yourself. By 2030, we want to be known as one of the leading and most trusted global investment firms. We have 2,300+ engaged professionals, based in over 25 locations globally and headquartered in Zurich.

We are both majority family-owned and publicly listed. Our capacity for long-term focus, on topics such as sustainability, is underpinned by the security of the family’s 100-year commitment. Driven by an ownership mindset, you can unlock your potential and translate insights into opportunities. We are hiring talented individuals who are determined to deliver in a changing world and who come from a wide variety of backgrounds. Do you want to be Vontobel?