JPMorgan Chase Equities Cash Trade Support in New York, New York
The Equities Middle Office is responsible for a variety of functions supporting the Equity Derivative, Equity Financing and Cash Equity trading businesses. This covers multiple markets and products including otc equity derivatives, cash equities ( domestic and international) and exchange traded derivatives.
This role will focus on oversight, control and strategy for the trade support team. It will require the individual to provide the team members guidance on daily activities as well as personal career development. The individual will also be responsible for ensuring proper controls are in place and potential risks are identified. In addition, the individual will be expected to drive efficiency initiatives and define the operational model for wider business initiatives. These responsibilities entail working closely with the Front Office (Marketers and Traders), Technology, Product Control, Financial Control and other areas of the firm, both regionally and globally.
Trade support - Team Responsibilities
Coordinate with different areas, including Technology, Product Control, Business Management, Market Risk, and Settlements to implement process, system and product changes
Liaise with traders and counterparties to ensure accuracy in trade capture
Provide support or resolve any adhoc queries pertaining to the booking, p/l or risk representation for traders in the books
Work with Traders, Finance and other groups to resolve various issues affecting PnL
Accurately capture trades when assistance is requested
Investigate and resolve issues causing breaks or failures for the supported business
Monitor various controls implemented to mitigate risk to the business
Produce statistics and MIS
Ability to multitask and to work under pressure, prioritizing duties according to risk
Previous experience in the Financial Services industry, ideally with understanding of Cash Equities products
Ability to face off to very demanding stakeholders, managing their expectations but moreover develop strong working relationships with them.
Strong analytical and problem solving skills
Excellent problem solving skills in order to identify, understand and address operational and technical issues
Strong communication skills, both written and verbal. A key aspect of this is the ability to clearly articulate issues and influence resolution
Trade support of CASH products ( domestic and international) for at least 2 years
Spanish speaking preferred
JPMorgan Chase is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer Disability/Veteran.