• Based on experience
  • Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • Permanent, Full time
  • J.P. Morgan
  • 17 Apr 18

CIB - Projects – Operations Analyst – Associate

  • 180032076
  • Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • Accounting/Finance/Audit/Risk

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. Information about JPMorgan Chase & Co. is available at www.jpmorganchase.com.

J.P. Morgan Corporate & Investment Bank (CIB):

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. The Corporate & Investment Bank provides strategic advice, raises capital, manages risk and extends liquidity in markets around the world.

J.P. Morgan Custody & Fund Services:

J.P. Morgan Custody - global leader with $22 trillion in assets under custody, provides Institutional investors access to markets worldwide for the settlement, safekeeping and asset servicing of securities, along with ancillary services such as Foreign Exchange and Liquidity Solutions. J.P. Morgan’s Custody and Fund Services (C&FS) business is comprised of Custody, Accounting, Transfer Agency, Middle Office outsourcing, Foreign Exchange, and other activities related to servicing assets for traditional and alternative funds; it leverages its scale and capabilities in more than 100 markets to help clients optimize efficiency, mitigate risk and enhance revenue through a broad range of investor services as well as securities clearance, collateral management and alternative investment services.

Function Overview:

The successful applicant will be a key member of the operations project team(team of 20) within funds services, who partner with technology & product development to design, develop and implement enhanced solutions across key investment accounting, investment taxation and unit pricing platforms within the investor services business .

Working within a strategic project team applying an AGILE project delivery framework, key responsibilities include:
  • Writing technical business requirements, functional requirements in the areas of accounting unit pricing &/or taxation
  • Manage working groups documenting and validating technical and functional requirements
  • Support the project development life cycle by providing business guidance to the development team through the software development lifecycle
  • Solution assessment & validation – working with project team members and stakeholders to assess proposed solutions and operating models
  • Testing including creation of test scenarios, test scripts and managing execution of testing and subsequent stakeholder sign off. Testing may include System Testing, User Acceptance Testing and Production Verification Testing. Assessment of the business impact of defects and issues.
  • Change Management including creation of the implementation plan, coordination of implementation activities including user access, user guides, training manuals, delivery of training, control updates and sign offs
  • Establish and maintain relationships with key operational area’s identifying area’s for technical and operational improvements


 

  Required skills/experience:
  • The candidate should have extensive experience within either unit pricing, investment administration (including fund accounting, statutory reporting & taxation reporting) focusing on investment managers & or Superannuation funds
  • Experience in process flow analysis/mapping
  • Ability to analyse business models/practices and identify innovative solutions
  • Delivery and ownership focused
  • Organized and efficient with ability to work within small teams or as an individual contributor, within reporting deadlines
  • Bachelors in finance/ taxation or accounting
Industry experience: experience working in Financial services with specific experience in Fund Services, within either domain knowledge in unit pricing, investment administration (including fund accounting, statutory reporting & taxation reporting) focusing on investment managers & or Superannuation/ Pension funds.  Required skills/experience: 
  • The candidate should have extensive Fund Services experience in particular within either unit pricing, investment administration (including fund accounting, statutory reporting & taxation reporting) focusing on investment managers and/or Superannuation funds
  • Experience in process flow analysis/mapping
  • Ability to analyse business models/practices and identify innovative solutions
  • Delivery and ownership focused
  • Organized and efficient with ability to work within small teams or as an individual contributor, within reporting deadlines
  • Bachelors in finance/ taxation or accounting
J.P. Morgan is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. We are proud to be named a Top 20 Silver Employer in the 2017 Australian Workplace Equality Index (AWEI). If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at time of application.
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