CIB – Global Equities – Exchange Traded Product Derivatives Trader – Analyst
About J.P. Morgan
JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) is a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.5 trillion and operations worldwide. The firm is a leader in investment banking, financial services for consumers and small business, commercial banking, financial transaction processing, and asset management. A component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, JPMorgan Chase & Co. serves millions of consumers in the United States and many of the world's most prominent corporate, institutional and government clients under its J.P. Morgan and Chase brands. Information about JPMorgan Chase & Co. is available at www.jpmorganchase.com.
Global Equities is part of the IB and offers solutions, which include trade execution, program and special equity trading services; equity-linked services and structuring for new equity-linked issuances; marketing, structuring and trading services on equity-based or fund-based derivatives products; and a wide range of research, sales, execution, clearing, financing and reporting services.
J.P. Morgan is seeking to recruit an Exchange Traded Product derivatives trader. The individual will be required to make prices for our wide variety of ETPs across European markets. The business is currently being rolled out and will eventually include cross-asset products, besides the current range of index and single stock equity products. The individual will be required to risk manage existing positions and also generate, to market make a wide range ofETPs with different payouts and underlyer asset classes. . The individual will be required to work on projects to develop further our flow franchise. The desk has 14 trading hours to cover every day, and the individual will be required to be working flexible hours.
Previous experience is helpful, as we require the successful candidate to hit the ground running immediately and take over a trading book, after some training and the required trading exams.
Skills & qualifications
A good understanding in option pricing
Demonstrate very good knowledge and understanding of the equity markets and of the main equity indices
Be able to perform in a challenging, fast-paced environment
Have outstanding communication skills as you will interact extensively within direct colleagues as well as with the sales forces and support functions
Have a strong mathematical background for pricing derivatives products
Extensive experience in a relevant Financial services field (ideally IB) with immediately transferable skills
In-depth knowledge of the above mentioned products
As the desk is servicing markets on the European continent, language skills beyond English are helpful, but not required.
This role encompasses the performance of UK regulated activity. The successful candidate will therefore be subject to meeting UK regulatory requirements in the assessment of fitness, propriety, knowledge and competence (as assessed by the Firm) and (where appropriate) approval by the UK Financial Conduct Authority and/or the Prudential Regulation Authority to carry out such activities.
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
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