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CIB Operations - Head of Treasury Operaitons - SAUDI Nationals Only

Req #: 180003360
Location: Riyadh, 01, SA
Job Category: Operations
Job Description:

Head of Treasury Operations - Riyadh Branch

Division: CIB Operations              
Reporting lines:               Country Operations Manager
  • Coordinate the in location operations team partnering with the Business, the COO and the TSS regional management team
  • Ensure the operational environment supports the execution of the Business strategy effectively and efficiently, meeting service delivery and financial goals
  • Maintain control of the environment in respect of JPM policies and the local regulatory rules
  • Support internal and external clients in strong partnership with Client Service

Key Responsibilities

  • Partner with the COO and regional management to ensure sound local governance across the operations environment
  • Together with the appropriate LOB representative, support the business in regulatory matters, maintaining strong relationships and understanding of the regulatory environment
  • Ensure active participation in local industry forums and regulatory committees including the BOOC, maintaining strong ties with the local market participants
  • Maintain strong relationships with the clearing authority and Regulatory bodies
  • Active participation in local and regional control forums such as the SOC and LORCC
  • Ensure that appropriate people management is in place, including the development of personnel and active succession management
  • Responsibility for planning, execution and delivery of projects impacting JP Morgan Riyadh Branch.  This will include the end to end analysis on the full transactional life cycle, identifying key areas of risk;  creating clear and attainable project objectives; building the project requirements and managing the time and scope of the project.
  • Ensure that projects are delivered on time and within budget and that any key issues and risk items are identified.  Comprehensive reporting on the status of all the various projects/initiatives as well as the proactive management of key stakeholders expectations and requirements.
  • Timely and appropriate escalation of any operational issues identified.
  • Ownership and resolution of all daily tasks as well as any extraordinary issues that arise
  • Pro-active oversight and maintenance of a sound operations control environment
  • Development and management of personnel
  • Own and drive to completion any relevant industry initiatives
  • Implementation of new processes, enhanced controls and efficiency and productivity initiatives
  • Provide business support to other areas of the bank as necessary

Key Competencies

  • Proven project management skills
  • Ability to manage a people and work streams
  • Ability to partner effectively with the various project groups
  • Ability to interact effectively with clients, team members and key stakeholders and maintain sound working relationships with all groups
  • Ability to prioritise and co-ordinate work flows effectively.
  • Ability to work well under pressure
  • Attention to detail and a high level of accuracy
  • Strong analytical and numerical skills
  • Good communication skills – both written and verbal.
  • Business Analysis skills (beneficial)
  • Understand  IT project life cycle


  • BComm or other relevant financial qualification.
  • Computer literate with proficient Excel, Powerpoint and Word skills.


  • Previous accounting experience preferable
  • A minimum of  seven years treasury operations experience is essential
  • A strong understanding of the Saudi Arabian Financial Markets and Regulatory Environment

Key Personality Traits

  • Leadership ability
  • Team player
  • Innovative
  • Deadline/control orientated
  • Hardworking – strength of character
  • Enthusiastic
  • Assumes ownership
  • Client orientated
  • Demonstrates good drive
  • Demonstrates initiative
  • Demonstrates sound judgment

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