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Commercial Bank Risk - Project Manager VP

Req #: 180035064_1
Location: Chicago, IL, US
Job Category: Accounting/Finance/Audit/Risk
Job Description:

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) is a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.6 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. JPMorgan Chase & committed to providing a comprehensive set of benefits choices to meet different employee needs and lifestyles, which include choices such as Flexible Work Arrangements with periodic work from home and non-standard business hours, fully paid parental leave time, health care insurance and retirement benefits.


Commercial Banking serves more than 30,000 clients, including corporations, municipalities, financial institutions, and not-for-profit entities with annual revenues generally ranging from $20 million to $2 billion. The Firm's broad platform positions the Commercial Bank to deliver extensive product capabilities - lending, treasury services, investment banking, and asset management - to meet our clients' domestic and international financial needs.


The Commercial Banking Risk Administration – Project Management Office (PMO) drives complex projects to improve the client and employee experiences, improve process and tool efficiency and reduce business risk. Projects are aligned with the business strategic initiatives and generally span across multiple partners and lines of business, may require technology development or have regulatory impact.  


The CB Risk Administration PMO is seeking an experienced, process-minded professional with outstanding business and process sense for the role of a Project Manager.  The person will be a project manager as well as a “hands on” business analyst with responsibility for project documentation and deliverables.


Key Responsibilities


  • Independently lead project teams through project lifecycle ensuring quality of timeliness of project completion
  • Ensure deliverables are met and hold owners accountable by managing implementation issues, escalations and error resolution
  • Engage the right individuals and groups to drive participation and group consensus
  • Escalate issues with proposed solutions and keep key stakeholders informed of project status
  • Demonstrate creative problem solving and solid judgement decision making
  • Effectively manage multiple projects of varying complexity and understand impacts in book of work   
  • Diligent awareness of risks in our processes
  • Ownership, transparency and escalation of risk issues when they occur in a timely basis
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Business, Finance, Economics, or other related area
  • 5-7 years of project experience leading dynamic projects and project workgroups
  • Advance knowledge of commercial credit applications, process, policy, and underwriting
  • Expertise in project management methodology and techniques with proven teamwork and influential skills.
  • Ability to handle multiple priorities and produce successful results
  • Strong data analysis utilizing Excel
  • Strong presentation capabilities through PowerPoint and Pitch Pro
  • Advanced SharePoint knowledge
  • Strong collaboration, facilitation and conflict management skills
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Self-motivated, results oriented and analytical ability
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills 



The final officer title and job grade is at the discretion of the firm and will be discussed at the time of offer.  It may be different than what is listed on the requisition based on candidate experience level. 


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