JPMorgan Chase Asset Management - Solutions Middle Office Operations, Associate in New York, New York
Asset Management Solutions Middle Office Associate
J.P. Morgan Asset Management is one of the largest asset and wealth managers in the world, with assets under management of $1.7 trillion (as of 28 Feb 2018). J.P. Morgan’s investment professionals are located around the world, providing strategies that span the full spectrum of asset classes.
The Asset Management Solutions Group uses its capital markets, asset allocation, portfolio construction, and active risk budgeting capabilities to deliver custom, cross-asset class solutions to the investment management needs of individuals, pension plans, retirement plans, insurance plans, endowments, and foundations. The Middle Office Operations Group supports the Solutions Group, performing these primary functions: (a) ensures the accuracy of investment data used within the Front-Office suite of applications, (b) acts as a central point of contact for the Front Office for problem resolution, (c) oversees the broader Operations team in their support of Solutions’ portfolios, and (d) provides extended operational support for complex client relationships. While the Middle Office Operations Group resides within the Operations organization, it is tightly integrated with portfolio managers, portfolio implementation specialists, and technologists.
The incumbent is responsible for providing ongoing operational support to the Front Office by performing such tasks as:
Overseeing the data environment of Front Office systems
Ensuring data integrity of these systems by overseeing ongoing data validation tests performed by an offshore team
Partnering with the Front Office, Operations, and Technology teams to resolve issues
The incumbent is also responsible for supporting various process improvement and technology deployment projects for the Front, Middle, and Back Offices. The incumbent will work closely with the rest of the Middle Office Operations Group to:
Provide business requirements for system enhancements
Test functionality and validate data environment prior to technology deployments
Collect and analyze data, interpret results, and make recommendations
Define, document, and implement improvements to processes
Bachelor’s degree (or better) from an accredited, high-quality institution
Minimum of 2-5 years of relevant work experience
Ability to manage concurrent assignments effectively and efficiently
Excellent analytical, problem solving, time management, interpersonal, and written and oral communication skills
Team player and adaptable to a changing environment
Experience overseeing or reviewing the work output of other teams
Ability to influence people, lead discussions, and troubleshoot issues
Proficiency with Microsoft products – Excel, Word, PowerPoint
JPMorgan Chase is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer Disability/Veteran.