JPMorgan Chase Asset Management Risk – Global Investment Management - Counterparty Risk Analyst/Associate in New York, New York
JP Morgan Chase:
JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) is a leading global financial services firm with operations worldwide. The firm is a leader in investment banking, financial services for consumers and small business, commercial banking, financial transaction processing, and asset management. A component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, JPMorgan Chase & Co. serves millions of consumers in the United States and many of the world's most prominent corporate, institutional and government clients under its J.P. Morgan and Chase brands. Information about JPMorgan Chase & Co. is available at http://www.jpmorganchase.com/ .
Our Firmwide Risk Function:
Our Firmwide Risk function is focused on cultivating a stronger, unified culture that embraces a sense of personal accountability for developing the highest corporate standards in governance and controls across the firm. Business priorities are built around the need to strengthen and guard the firm from the many risks we face, financial rigor, risk discipline, fostering a transparent culture and doing the right thing in every situation. We are equally focused on nurturing talent, respecting the diverse experiences that our team of Risk professionals bring and embracing an inclusive environment.
J.P. Morgan Asset Management is a leading asset manager for individuals, advisors and institutions. Our investment professionals are located around the world, providing strategies that span the full spectrum of asset classes.
J.P.Morgan Asset Management Risk Management is committed to being a world-class leader in risk management, maintaining a system of strong controls, providing guidance and clear direction on key risk principles, proactively managing risks and achieving a consistent balance between our business goals and deployment of capital. AM Risk Management employs people around the world and ensures strong risk management discipline throughout the lines of business within AM. The JPMAM Counterparty Risk Group, with assistance from regional risk personnel, supervises credit risk arising from counterparty activities conducted on behalf of clients.
The ideal candidate must possess a strong risk and control mindset, be very detail oriented, have excellent analytical and written/verbal communication skills as well as be able to work under pressure and deliver on multiple tight, time sensitive timelines. Specific responsibilities will include:
Performing on-going credit monitoring, and ad hoc exposure and credit reviews
Performing ad hoc research on financial sector and financial markets & instruments
Working with large volumes of data to conduct ad hoc analyses as needed
Updating and distributing Counterparty reports
Contributing to team-wide efforts/projects such as risk assessment methodology enhancements, portfolio-wide reviews and preparing management presentations
Undergraduate degree with 1 to 3 years of relevant work experience - strong academic performance with coursework in economics, statistics, and finance; knowledge of exchange-traded products and derivatives preferred
Experience analyzing Banks and/or Broker-Dealers a plus, but not a requirement
Exceptional analytical skills (naturally inquisitive/intellectually curious)
Superior attention to detail
Demonstrated interest in/ knowledge of global financial markets and current regulatory/legislative agendas
Self-starter with strong project management skills - be able to independently manage multiple tasks and priorities under tight deadlines
Excellent team player
Strong PowerPoint/ Excel /MS Office skills
JPMorgan Chase is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer Disability/Veteran.