CIB Operations- CLS Control Associate- Bournemouth

Job Type:Full Time

This position provides an opportunity for a highly motivated and enthusiastic person to work in a fast moving, dynamic department. CLS Centre of Excellence is rapidly growing and is looking for an individual who wishes to grow with the department and ensure excellent client service is delivered. Individuals need to be able to work under pressure and meet strict deadlines.

CLS is a major multicurrency clearing system and JPMorgan are one of the major banks involved. CLS Centre of Excellence manages this clearing system on behalf of the firm ensuring timed payments to CLS are made in order to settle JPMorgan's and 3rd Parties trades. In addition, the team are responsible for monitoring trade activity and validation of high value trades for JPMorgan IB FX branches. Staff are responsible for working with our 3rd Party clients and counterparties to ensure all their trades match and that daily funding is completed.

  • To provide key contact and support for day to day CLS FX Issues
  • Communication and query tracking with Clients, internal counterparts and external parties
  • Ensure that all clients and JPMorgan’s deals feed and settle correctly to CLS Bank
  • Escalation of key risk items
  • Identify and monitor high value payments and CLS related receipts
  • Identify potential issues in advance and escalate where appropriate
  • Cash Management of client and JPMorgan’s CLS accounts
  • Production of key monthly metrics
  • Reconciliation and investigation
  • To use initiative to identify system faults, suggest enhancements and work to implement improvements
  • UAT Project Work
  • Client testing UAT planning and execution


  • Ability to work as part of a team

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Result orientated, flexible and motivated

  • PC literate – Excel, Word, Access

  • Ability to multitask
  • Capacity to think laterally and understand the big picture

  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Numeracy skills
  • Due to the nature of the role, the individual needs to be adaptable and flexible.

  • The role covers a rotating pattern covering 8 hour shifts between 7am Monday until 11pm on Friday evening, relevant shift premiums being applied.

  • Due to the nature of the role, Bank holiday working is also a requirement.

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About J.P. Morgan’s Corporate & Investment Bank:

J.P. Morgan’s Corporate & Investment Bank 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. Further information about J.P. Morgan is available at

JPMorgan Chase & Co. offers an exceptional benefits program and a highly competitive compensation package. JPMorgan Chase & Co. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a member of the UK Government’s Disability Confident Scheme.

Closing Date:February 10, 2020