JPMorgan Chase Custody & Fund Services - Depositary Receipts Transactions Specialist – Associate in Newark, Delaware

The Depositary Receipt (DR) Group's transaction team functions as a strategic advisor and implementation agent in executing standard, unique and complex corporate actions. Central to the team's role is its ability to coordinate with issuer and third-party advisors such as investment banks and law firms so transaction objectives are executed to meet exacting legal, regulatory, exchange and stock clearing agency requirements.

The Role

  • Provide timely, accurate and proper communications and notices to the DR broker and investor constituencies (e.g., published notices, announcements; information centres for institutional and retail holders).

  • Recommend optimal structures and provide execution services for corporate actions, offerings, exchanges, and restructurings.

  • Assist issuers and their advisors on range of capital market, listing and regulatory matters relating to DR program organization, launch, and on-going equity and capital structure enhancement.

  • Coordinate Corporate Action implementation with issuer's internal and external legal counsel, stock exchanges, regulatory agencies, proxy solicitation firms, clearing agencies (e.g., Depository Trust Company, Euroclear, Clearstream) and other advisor parties.

  • Strong working knowledge of the securities industry

  • Understanding of Corporate Actions preferred but not required

  • Ability to work independently while successfully engaging as a member of the DR Client Solutions team

  • Strong Time Management skills with a bias toward action

  • A control-based approach to process integrity

  • Hands-on approach with a critical eye for detail; strong due diligence and integrity

  • Confidence to escalate when required

  • Ability to act with urgency using powers of persuasion and good judgment to get things done

  • Comfort with technology, workflows and systems and the ability to articulate requirements

  • Demonstrated ability to work within tight time-frames

  • Structured with ability to adapt to changes quickly

  • Ability to react to high pressure situations in a professional manner

  • Demonstrated strong communication skills and relationship building with internal business partners and vendors

  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite (Excel, PowerPoint, Word, etc.)

All internal moves will normally take place on the same grade and same salary. Salaries are reviewed annually in February. Exceptions to the rule regarding transfer on current salary may include a move between geographic

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