Asset Management – Global Fixed Income, Currency, and Commodities - Associate
Req #: 180025471
Job Category: Accounting/Finance/Audit/Risk
JPMorgan Chase & Co.
(NYSE: JPM) is a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.4 trillion and operations worldwide. The Firm is a leader in investment banking, financial services for consumers and small businesses, commercial banking, financial transaction processing, asset management and private equity. A component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, JPMorgan Chase & Co. serves millions of consumers in the United States and many of the worlds most prominent corporate, institutional and government clients under its J.P. Morgan and Chase brands. www.jpmorganchase.com
J.P. Morgan Asset Management (JPMAM) is a leading investment manager of choice for institutions, financial intermediaries and individual investors, worldwide. With a heritage of more than two centuries, 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.
Clear focus on managing client assets and delivering strong risk-adjusted returns
Nearly 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 America, U.K., Continental Europe, Asia , and Japan
Asset Management – Global Fixed Income, Currency, and Commodities (GFICC)
Morgan Asset Management offers a broad range of strategies across the fixed income spectrum. As of December 31, 2017, GFICC managed $499 billion in fixed income and currency assets. Our strategies are managed by teams located across the globe and include broad market, long duration, stable value, intermediate, high yield, emerging market debt, short and ultra short duration, global bonds, structured products, mortgages and tax-aware strategies, plus money market/liquidity strategies.
Business Manager Role
The group is looking for an Analyst/Associate to join the COO function to help drive the business forward. Functionally the role will report into the GFICC COO but the individual will work with Chief Investment Officers, portfolio managers and client portfolio managers.
The role is based in Columbus, Ohio.
The role's specific responsibilities include the following:
Execute on the strategic and financial objectives of the GFlCC business
Work closely with the CIOs, their portfolio managers, traders and client portfolio managers plus Distribution to assist in driving the Front Office agenda
Provide support for new products from conception through to implementation
Provide an effective liaison between the Front Office and various support groups (e.g. Operations, Technology, Compliance, Risk, Finance, Audit, HR, Legal, Oversight & Control) to manage both the day to day operations, and to define and help implement key initiatives for the business
Review and analyze MIS around revenues, headcount and expenses and input into investment/productivity initiatives
Perform analysis and data mining on adhoc issues
Oversight to ensure the business is run in an efficient and controlled manner, including tracking against budgets/plans and key financial ratios, and effective management of direct and indirect costs
Prepare material for business reviews, governance meetings, and other presentations to communicate performance, strategy and objectives of the businesses to a broad audience
Partner with other Business Managers across other regions and products e.g. equities, to share best practice and drive consistency across GIM
Support Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery efforts for the business
Address adhoc business issues
The successful candidate must be someone who can work independently with minimal supervision. We are looking for someone who has the following qualities:
- 0-5 year’s work experience
- Investment management expertise/experience is a strong preference but not an absolute requirement
- Knowledge of some of the Fixed Income markets,products and processes is essential