Job ref no.: CT3114386-01#8054

Asset Management, Cash Operations, Analyst

JP Morgan Chase

JPMorgan Asset Management is one of the world’s largest and most comprehensive investment managers. We are a leading asset manager of choice for institutions, financial intermediaries and individual investors, worldwide. We have a heritage of more than two centuries, a broad range of core and alternative strategies along with investment professionals operating in every major world market, offering investment experience and insight that few other firms can match.

The Investment Management business is a leader across a broad range of core and alternative strategies, and investment professionals operating in every major world market, we offer investment experience and insight that few other firms can match & comprises:
  • managing client assets and delivering strong risk-adjusted returns
  • 1,300 investment professionals providing more than 350 different strategies spanning the full spectrum of asset classes, including equity, fixed income, cash liquidity, currency, real estate, hedge funds and private equity
  • leadership positions in U.K., Continental Europe, U.S., Asia, and Japan
The Role:

The opportunity we are hiring plays an operational and project management role within the team. You will be a vital role in managing the Liquidity Exposure and associated trade implementation; provide support to the management team in the effective management of daily operational activity, owning and solving team’s challenges and issues, monitoring risk and control processes in order to provide a first class service to the investment process. This role will include extensive liaison with other Global Operational and Cash Management Teams, Client Account Management, Product Delivery, Transfer Agents, Portfolio Managers and external Service Providers

Primary responsibilities include:
  • Cash Investments – Determine, with the Portfolio Managers, how to best invest residual cash via use of short-term money market instruments in compliance with client guidelines
  • Cash Positioning – Calculation of Liquidity Exposure to ensure there is sufficient liquidity in the portfolio to meet the trading activity associated with the Investment decision and client redemptions.
  • Support Currency Exposure Management – Ensure that, where directed by the Currency Implementation Portfolio Manager the required FWD FX trades relative to overlay strategies and client expectations are proposed and executed
  • Identify opportunities to increase the efficiency of ‘business as usual processes’ and assist in the development of new operating models to support the evolving nature of the Asset Management business across operational teams.
  • Identifying opportunities to reduce any inherent operational / financial / regulatory risks stemming from operating model designs or market event / Regulatory challenges.
  • The individual will also contribute to or be responsible for the management of projects. To ensure delivery in an efficient, controlled and effective way within milestones from initiation to implementation, on a Global and Regional basis within Treasury Management and the wider Operations Team
Qualification
  • Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent)
  • 3 years of Treasury Management experience is essential. Emerging Market and additional Financial Service s experience (including Asset Management operational experience e.g. Guidelines, Fund Performance, Trade Support and Oversight of Offshored and Outsourced Vendors will be extremely beneficial.
  • Understanding of financial instruments – Equities, Bonds, & Derivatives (listed & OTC) and Money Marker products
  • Product knowledge of Foreign Exchange, Time Deposits and Liquidity funds
  • Market knowledge of Equities, Fixed Income and Currency Overlay strategies would be advantageous
  • Strong comprehension of control environment requirements and understanding of operational risk.
  • Strong Project Management Skills are essential
  • Dynamic leadership; must be able to lead discussions and influence people
  • Organizational skills; track & troubleshoot complex issues and drive solutions
  • Strong technical & analytical skills, expert level MS Excel and Power Point skills
  • Candidate should possess excellent communication skills in English and Cantonese & Mandarin preferred, ability to articulate complex issues both written and verbal, as well as formal presentation skills with an ability to liaise with management at senior levels.

 

 
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Job ref no. CT3114386-01#8054
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Job Function
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Employment Term
  • Full-time
Experience
  • 3 years - 7 years
Career Level
  • Entry level
Education
  • Degree