CIB - Project Manager Athena Rates - London - Analyst

Location:Greater London
Job Type:Full Time
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J.P. Morgan’s Corporate & Investment Bank (CIB) is a global leader across banking, markets and investor services. The world’s most important corporations, governments and institutions entrust us with their business in more than 100 countries. With $18 trillion of assets under custody and $393 billion in deposits, the Corporate & Investment Bank provides strategic advice, raises capital, manages risk and extends liquidity in markets around the world.

As part of the Rates Athena Projects team, the successful Project Manager will be responsible for:

  • Be responsible for the implementation of projects and workstream within the rates Athena program
  • Perform analysis of process, flows, data and components
  • Define requirements and prioritize requirements alongside the business
  • Manage the delivery and implementation through testing and reconciliation break resolution
  • Partnering closely with the Rates Business, Business Management, Technology, Operations and Finance.
  • Tracking progress of deliveries and providing senior management regular updates in PowerPoint presentations
  • Manage weekly project lead calls and escalate issues to management in timely manner
Qualifications
  • Understanding of the finance industry regulatory environment and impact on business strategy desirable, but a keen interest required
    • Experience in the Financial Services industry, with a strong understanding of the products and markets in which the CIB operates
    • Experience working with the regulatory agenda, specifically Recovery & Resolution, a plus.
    • Experience in a controls related role
  • Excellent project management skills and consistent execution.
    • Project management/business analysis experience
    • Demonstrated ability to consistently deliver work of a high standard, to tight timelines
    • Proactive business process reengineering experience, a tenacity to drive to root cause of issues and leading efforts to define creative solutions
    • Shape programs of work and responses to complex issues, including reporting on project milestones, key deliverables and obtaining key stakeholder sign offs
  • Exceptional Communication Skills:
    • Attention to detail with the ability to succinctly communicate requirements to LoBs with appropriate presentation materials
    • Ability to interpret issues raised then prioritize and communicate to senior management and other key stakeholders regarding resolution plans and expectations
    • Proven experience in producing regulator ready materials. Ensuring documentation satisfies regulatory requirements and internal business objectives in a clear and concise manner.
  • Outstanding Work Ethic:
    • Ability to consistently deliver results with little direct supervision and knows when to seek assistance or escalate
    • Eager to learn and seeks out opportunities to enhance skills for themselves and team members.
    • Comfortable working with multiple functions across regions and time differences
    • Team player with ability to build and maintain productive working relationships with colleagues at all levels and across functions in a collaborative manner in order to achieve results, as well as ability to manage prioritization
  • Strong Technical Competencies:
    • Excellent working knowledge of all MS Office applications
    • Strong Analytical/Data Mining Skills
    • Report/SharePoint Design

Strong working knowledge of end to end flows of at least 1 CIB product class/process