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Product Development Manager - Financial Services (Junior Level)

Washington, District of Columbia
Business Development


Job Description

THE COMPANY

Fannie Mae provides reliable, large-scale access to affordable mortgage credit in communities across our nation. We are the leading source of funding for housing in America, which means more people can buy or rent a home. We are focused on sustaining the housing recovery, improving our company, and leading change to make housing better.

Join our diverse, high-performing team and make a difference as we work together to enable access to a good home.

For more information about Fannie Mae, visit http://www.fanniemae.com/progress

JOB INFORMATION

The Product Development Manager- Financial Services will support an exciting new initiative to execute Credit Risk Transfer transactions for Multifamily.  Under limited supervision, apply comprehensive knowledge of product development and management principles, concepts, practices, and standards in developing new products or improving existing products for an assigned marketing initiative or customer group. Prepare and review complex reports and presentations. Perform research and analyses requested by management. May train staff.

KEY JOB FUNCTIONS
  • Collaborate in developing and defining business requirements for mortgage products. Conduct research and analyses. Assess market needs and opportunities. Maintain industry relations and coordinate response on relevant industry developments.
  • Support product development. Define scope, project management plans, and issues and risks. Ensure timely and effective product delivery and deployment.
  • Establish, maintain, and adhere to appropriate compliance and controls related to product development.
  • Create monthly investor reports and manage third party requests. 
  • Test products. Ensure that products and product enhancements yield expected business results.
  • Support investor and vendor implementations and needs.
  • Educate customers. Provide strategic product expertise and guidance. Create, edit, and review product documentation, FAQs, and other reference materials for internal and external audiences. May train internal staff.
  • Prepare and/or marketing initiatives, promotions, and communications related to specific products, product lines, or product areas.
  • Monitor product performance and compliance.
  • May perform complex market research projects or participate as a team member on highly complex projects. Provide information to internal and/or external customers.

EDUCATION  
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent required    
MINIMUM EXPERIENCE  
  • 2+  years of related experience
SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE & SKILL

  • 2+ years related experience in project management, product development support, project analyst, or similar role required
  • Ability and willingness to take initiative to develop solutions for complex issues
  • Ability to work under tight deadlines with high pressure deliverables; results-oriented
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to effectively communicate, both verbally and in writing, with all levels of management and customers
  • Ability to work effectively and exercise sound judgement in an ambiguous environment when tasks lack structure or certainty; ability to work in a changing environment
  • Familiarization with mulitfamily housing products and/or capital markets executions, a plus


EMPLOYMENT

As a condition of employment with Fannie Mae, any successful job applicant will be required to successfully complete a background investigation.
 
Fannie Mae is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Req ID: 55875