CIB – Custody & Fund Services – Legal Entity Product Oversight – Custody – Associate
Req #: 180015555
Job Category: Investment Banking
About J.P. Morgan Investor Services
J.P. Morgan Investor Services, a division of the Corporate & Investment Bank, is a unique combination of related, complementary businesses, working together to provide our clients with seamless end-to-end solutions across the spectrum of fund and custody services, financing, execution and clearing, all with the objective of helping our clients succeed. These product families occupy a top-tier position in the industry in their own right and this combination provides an expanded, integrated and best-in-class suite of end-to-end capabilities.
Custody and Fund Services provides middle office, custody, accounting and administration services for fund managers, including mutual funds, hedge funds, private equity, real estate funds, pension funds and fund of funds.
The successful candidate will join the EMEA Legal Entity Custody Oversight Team within Custody & Fund Services, based in Luxembourg and will have responsibility for the provision of oversight of the custody arrangements for J.P Morgan Bank Luxembourg. In the role of Legal Entity Custody Oversight Officer/Manager, key responsibilities will include:
Oversight of Custody services performed for JPMBL including review of Daily Health Check items and other metrics and KPIs , ensuring adequate contingency planning and testing , crisis playbook arrangements appropriate for the entity .
Ensuring robust design and continuous update of the governance framework to meet regulatory demands and the changing product.
Preparation of materials and/or presentation to the locational operational risk committee ( LORCC ) with regard to oversight carried out and appropriate escalation through local control functions .
Maintenance of oversight of the sub custodian network and contractual arrangements with sub custodians including being able to represent these locally.
Close co-operation with Custody Product in-location in assisting with preparation of answers to regulator requests regarding network or sub-custody arrangements.
Collaborate extensively with the Depositary Bank function to ensure best practice across the region in oversight practice.
Ensure custody arrangements are adapted appropriately in line with regulatory changes particularly within local branch jurisdictions.
Produce and ensure adequate delivery of confirmations or attestations made by JPMBL for clients .
Represent the entity in projects relating to the provision of custody services
The role reports functionally into the EMEA Legal entity custody oversight team.
Sound understanding of the Custody & Fund Services business and Custody product features
Good knowledge of the components of custody operations and market specifics
Experience in a control function or working closely with control functions.
Excellent communication skills and ability to present at senior level
Experience working across multiple business areas and/or functions to deliver results
Analytical skills, and proven problem solving ability.
Ability to work independently and multitask in a fast paced environment
About J.P. Morgan’s Corporate & Investment Bank
J.P. Morgan’s Corporate & Investment Bank is a global leader across banking, markets and investor services. The world’s most important corporations, governments and institutions entrust us with their business in more than 100 countries. With $18 trillion of assets under custody and $393 billion in deposits, the Corporate & Investment Bank provides strategic advice, raises capital, manages risk and extends liquidity in markets around the world. Further information about J.P. Morgan is available at www.jpmorgan.com.
JPMorgan Chase & Co. offers an exceptional benefits program and a highly competitive compensation package. JPMorgan Chase & Co. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.