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

Skills

  • 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.