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August 1, 2014 - January 31, 2015

CME Group

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Manager Commodity Research & Product Development

JOE ID Number: 2014-02_111452605
Date Posted: 01/03/2015
Date Inactive: 01/31/2015
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Manager Commodity Research & Product Development
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Chicago, Illinois, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: Q1 -- Agriculture
Full Text of JOE Listing:

In summary, this role researches, designs and develops new product opportunities related to the exchange traded and over-the-counter (OTC) market(s), particularly for livestock and dairy products.
-Develop and launch new products into viable, working markets by actively engaging externally with market participants, regulatory authorities, and/or third party data providers. Also coordinate launch efforts internally with Products & Services, Market Regulation, Marketing, Operations, Clearing, Legal, and Corporate Communications.
-Monitors regulatory environment to ensure all products meet requirements and client needs.
-Maintain viability of existing products by monitoring market trends, engaging with clients, and performing maintenance activities for existing products. Identify and design viable product extensions. Propose necessary product and rule modifications where required and gain internal approvals.
-Perform routine and ad-hoc analysis, as needed, to ensure existing products continue to meet regulatory requirements. Monitor the global regulatory environment to understand and anticipate the potential impact to the product line(s).
-Provide marketing support by supplying data, analysis, and authoring product related materials. Prepare and deliver product presentations.
-Advance industry and product knowledge by soliciting feedback from industry participants through trade calls, surveys, industry events, trade shows and conferences. Report back intelligence gathered to relevant stakeholders through CME Group's customer relationship management tool.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 02/20/2015