Trade Support Analyst - Associate - London

Last updated 41 minutes ago
Location:Greater London
Job Type:Full Time

J.P. Morgan is a leader in financial services, working in collaboration across the globe to deliver the best solutions and advice to meet our clients’ needs, anywhere in the world. We operate in 150 countries, and hold leadership positions across our businesses. We have an exceptional team of employees who work hard to do the right thing for our clients and the firm, every day. This is why we are the most respected financial institution in the world – and why we can offer you an outstanding career.

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.

J.P. Morgan Investor Services combines Financing & Custody, Custody & Fund Services, and Clearing, Collateral Management and Execution under a common umbrella. These businesses occupy top-tier competitive positions; the combination provides an expanded, integrated and best-in-class suite of end-to end capabilities. Investor Services employs more than 14,000 people around the world and generates more than $6 Billion in annual revenue.

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 $20 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.

Equity Exotics and Hybrids Business

The Equity Exotics & Hybrids Business is one of the most dynamic and complex business lines within the JP Morgan franchise. With an ever growing range of product types tailored to meet the requirements of specific investors, the area provides a stimulating challenge for employees with an interest in financial engineering and their place in the current financial markets.

The focus of the Equity Exotics and Hybrid Middle Office Group is one of business partner to allow the increase of volumes and revenues to be facilitated unhindered in a controlled and cost efficient environment. The Middle Office is responsible for the transaction lifecycle of trades from their original trade booking through their settlement and risk exposure.

CIB Operations - Exotics Trading Assistant – Associate

Job Description

The Trader Assistant acts as the primary contact with the front office and trading desk carrying out a series of business critical functions.

Key Responsibilities

The role’s responsibilities include trade capture and booking, intraday activity monitoring of trading books, trade event management, running and analyzing the mark to market of the portfolio and close liaison with traders and marketing.

Essential & Desirable Skills

  • Derivatives knowledge & experience is required, knowledge of securities products is a plus

  • Ideally experienced with exotic equity or credit or interest rate derivatives knowledge

  • A minimum of two years prior operational and/or line experience, is required

  • Self-motivation and demonstration of initiative.

  • Excellent Analytical skills

  • Excellent oral and written communication /presentation skills

  • Highly organised

  • Extremely detail orientated

  • Control orientated

  • Keen to question everything and understand the detail behind the numbers and/or process

  • Strong PC Skills. In particular Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Access.