JPMorgan Chase Corporate - Strategic Investments - Associate in New York, New York

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) is a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.5 trillion and 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 www.jpmorganchase.com

The Strategic Investments team (part of Corporate Sector, Private Investments) partners with LOB (line of business) executives, other banks and market structure players to analyze and execute strategic market structure / FinTech principal investments and other strategic collaborations, including management of the Technology Vendor Equity Program (TVEP). These initiatives are linked to topics at the top of senior management agendas and are sourced from group’s external network and / or from LOB executives.

The TVEP focuses on identifying, prioritizing and engaging with innovative technology companies whose products or services may become strategic to JPMC and where JPMC support can provide significant value. An important outcome of this partnership is for the bank to obtain equity (in the form of warrants) in these technology vendors. The Program aligns efforts and contribution to value creation.

Responsibilities for this role will include supporting the TVEP and the broader Strategic Investments objectives and activities. This role involves substantial interaction with both internal and external senior executives.

Qualifications:

  • Contributing to and coordinating transaction analysis and execution

  • Managing cross-functional work streams, engaging with groups across JPMC (LOBs, Sourcing, Global Technology Strategic Partnerships, Legal)

  • Tracking active projects and pipeline opportunities

  • Creating artifacts and documentation (including analyses and summary decks, process flows and documentation, status updates, trackers) to capture program and project recommendations, analyses and updates

  • Experience with corporate transactions

  • Financial modelling aptitude

  • Attention to detail and comfort with reviewing legal agreements a plus

  • Understanding of and experience with corporate finance and legal structures

  • Interest in and understanding of technology in the financial services industry

  • Ability to interact and communicate with senior leaders both internally and externally

  • Results-focused, highly-motivated, self-starter

  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills

  • Strong interpersonal skills and presence

The successful candidate should also possess the following attributes:

  • 3-5 Years Experience

  • Strong judgment, self-starter able to work independently and multi-task

  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills

  • Distinctive financial modeling, analytical problem solving skills

  • Conceptual problem solving skills

  • Professional maturity and personal integrity

  • Strong work ethic

  • Robust interpersonal skills

JPMorgan Chase is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer Disability/Veteran.