J.P. Morgan is a leader in financial services, offering innovative and intelligent solutions to clients in more than 100 countries with one of the most comprehensive global product platforms available. We have been helping our clients to do business and manage their wealth for more than 200 years and we keep their interests foremost in our minds at all times. This combination of product strength, intellectual capital and character sets us apart as an industry leader. J.P. Morgan is part of JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM), a global financial services firm with assets of $2.0 trillion.
The Financial Control team is part of IB Finance and provides financial control services across business aligned teams. In addition, there are several cross business teams including core accounting, regulatory reporting and an internal control team that houses the functions and processes common to all businesses. This model allows the participating businesses to more easily share best practices and better leverage their collective talent, all while ensuring that the business-aligned teams keep their strong connection and relationships with the business managers in the primary locations. The FC organization is made up of over 200 people and is based in Newark, Delaware and Mumbai, India.
The Financial Control Analyst will be required to work closely with the line of business controllers, middle office and operations areas to understand the operational impact of trading strategies and settlement practices for the businesses globally.
Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
Work with the middle office to ensure trade bookings agree between front and back office systems and ultimately the general ledger;
Work with various areas to research, escalate, and clear cash and settlement exceptions in a timely manner;
Work with the businesses and financial control to ensure understanding and sign off of monthly P&L;
Completion of monthly GLRS process.
The candidate must be a highly-motivated individual and must be able to handle a high level of complexity in their product coverage, be able to shift focus of task with relative ease and be flexible enough in shifting workload in accordance with changing priorities, and be comfortable dealing with a sometimes stressful and fast-paced trading and month end priority-driven environment.
Basic understanding of securities and derivatives products
Comfort liaising with business and risk managers
Ability to build and maintain partnerships within the various product aligned businesses and across other corporate financial, treasury, and accounting groups
Existing relationships and networks within JPMorgan IB community an advantage
Ability to understand business drivers and requirements and influence middle and front office partners to deliver solutions to business issues and problems
Strong analytical skills:
Ability to quickly understand workings of a complex processing system and general ledger systems across the infrastructure and their interrelationships and dependencies.
Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business
Excellent desktop/spreadsheet/database skills
Excellent organizational and problem-solving skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Ability to multi-task in a constantly changing environment
Able to critically challenge with the goal of identifying control issues
J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. offers an exceptional benefits program and a highly competitive compensation package.
J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer, M/F/D/V
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