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JP Morgan’s Global Commodities Group (GCG), within the Corporate & Investment Bank, operates from primary offices across Europe, North America and Asia. The business offers clients a global platform to a full spectrum of physical and financial products across energy, agricultural, environmental and metal commodities as well as more complex exotic structuring. The commodities business is a challenging, fast-paced area of growth within an ever changing regulatory environment.
The Commodity Middle Office team provides first-line support for the Commodity trading and sales businesses within EMEA and acts as a key point of contact for all global teams in relation to the Commodities business.
The product set is diverse and includes complex and exotic instruments; the Commodity trading & sales desks cover a wide variety of underlyings including oil & gas, precious & base metals, agriculture and commodity indices.
Monitoring and management of trade lifecycle events to the required standard
Ensuring existing controls and procedures are followed accurately and
Acting as a liaison between front, middle and back office teams
Supporting change initiatives, as the team supports a business that is continually evolving
Liaising with clients, vendors and internal teams to investigate and resolve trade discrepancies
Providing operational support for the regulatory change agenda
Identify opportunities to improve existing processes and procedures, including development of other team members
Maintaining a control focus while taking ownership of issue resolution, with appropriate escalation
Forming effective partnerships with team members to ensure targets are met, including sharing of product and process knowledge as appropriate
Identifying existing or potential future skills and/or experience gaps and ensuring that the team has appropriate action plans in place
University degree, preferably with a major in a mathematical discipline or finance
- Minimum 3 years’ experience in a relevant financial services role
- Extremely strong attention to detail and controls focus
- Knowledge of Commodities products an advantage but not essential
- Excellent written and oral communication skills
- Ability to develop strong relationships with both clients and internal business partners
- Takes personal responsibility for tasks and has an analytical mindset
- Positive attitude to change; desire to do things better and more efficiently
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 www.jpmorgan.com.
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.