Asset Management – Performance Analysis Group - EMEA AM Control Officer - VP - London

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • J.P.Morgan
  • 14 Feb 19

J.P. Morgan Asset& Wealth Management, with client assets of $2.4 trillion, is a global leader in investment and wealth management. Its clients include institutions, high-net-worth individuals and retail investors in every major market throughout the world. The division offers investment management across all major asset classes including equities, fixed income, alternatives, multi-asset and money market funds. For individual investors, the business also provides retirement products and services, brokerage and banking services including trusts and estates, loans, mortgages and deposits.

Operational Control team:

The Operational Control team is responsible for monitoring and governing all functions within the Portfolio Analytics Group  Asset & Wealth Management (PAG AWM) to ensure adequate controls exist within the functions and provide oversight to the functions working closely with the functional operations leaders, other control officers and other lines of defense.

Description of Role

PAG AWM Operational Control team seeks a Vice President to support the controls function for PAG Asset Management – EMEA providing leadership excellence and ensuring operational practices are in compliance with relevant risk standards, policies and regulations in order to maintain an effective control environment and to help support the management and oversight of various risk and control-related projects.

Key Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Monitoring LOB compliance with Operational Risk Management Framework and internal oversight including firmwide operational risk policies and procedures
  • Understanding the end-to-end process and control environment for the PAG EMEA AM operations and Identify gaps in the process and control environment
  • Proactively analyzes potential operational risks within the business
  • Review  and credible challenge business unit’s documented operational risk processes and procedures
  • Promote risk and control awareness within the PAG EMEA AM operations  and serve as subject matter expert on organization-wide risk and control policies and procedures
  • Partner with various internal groups throughout PAG Asset Management as necessary
  • Partner with operations and technology to automate risk and control activities
  • Recommend changes to improve management of risk, effectiveness of controls and their efficient execution
  • Provide input into strategic programs to ensure effective design and execution
  • Provide management metrics and reports on findings
  • Leads business resiliency controls and initiatives

Skills Required:

  • Relevant Controls/Risk experience and preferably with Asset Management, Wealth Management business experience
  • Working knowledge of banking operations, financial services laws and regulatory environment
  • Continuous improvement and change management mindset, questioning conventional ways of managing the business and driving change to improve processes
  • Proven ability to anticipate and identify risks and provide effective mitigants
  • Adept at developing relationships with senior business executives with a reputation for partnering across organization lines to mitigate risks
  • Ability to adapt to changing business priorities; flexibility is key
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Strong project management and critical thinking ability

J.P. Morgan offers an exceptional benefits program and a highly competitive compensation package.

J.P. Morgan is an Equal Opportunity Employer.