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Corporate and Investment Bank – Finance and Business Management – Legal Entity Controller – Vice President (m/f)

Req #: 170093660
Location: Frankfurt, HE, DE
Job Category: Accounting/Finance/Audit/Risk
Job Description:
Corporate and Investment Bank – Finance and Business Management – Legal Entity Controller – Vice President (m/f)
About J.P. Morgan
JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) is a leading global financial services firm with 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
Our business
This role is part of CIB Finance & Business Management in J.P. Morgan AG, which supports firm’s Corporate & Investment Banking operations in Germany. As its core business activities, J.P. Morgan AG is acting as Euro clearing provider for the J.P. Morgan affiliates and primarily financial institutions worldwide as well as a regulated custodian for the German investment market, while also acting as client-facing entity for OTC derivatives in distinct client segments
The opportunity is to join as Legal Entity Controller (LEC), supporting the Head of LEC in Germany with focus on local GAAP and act as a workstream lead for specific LEC related projects. Key responsibilities:
  • Ensure compliance with local GAAP accounting treatment of existing activities and future book of work in coordination with the auditor
  • Fulfill quarterly and yearly reporting requirements with focus on local GAAP
  • Local workstream lead for various LEC related projects (work on solutions, coordinate with the auditor and ensure the final project implementation)
We are looking for a candidate with strong local GAAP accounting knowledge and experience in project management.
Essential skills
  • Strong background in local GAAP and consolidation requirements which are relevant for J.P. Morgan AG as well as strong understanding of a control environment
  • Good understanding of a multiple GAAP ledger concept
  • Experience in a Global Finance department or a global Audit Company preferable
  • Good project management skills
  • Ideally multi-cultural / multi-national background, being able to communicate internationally and across lines of business in a complex matrix structure
  • Ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines
  • Strong interpersonal and team working skills
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
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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