Operations – Equity Markets Middle Office – Associate Job in Sydney NSW at JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. –

The Equity Markets Middle Office provides operational support to the Cash Equities, Equity Derivatives and Prime trading businesses. The team works closely with the front office, delivering support to the traders, sales & clients while maintaining a robust control environment.

Timely and accurate capture of all transactions in the Risk Management Systems

Complete intraday / end-of-day processes including completeness and reconciliation checks to ensure capture of new trading activity and general book management has been processed accurately

Work closely with Operations functions and infrastructure groups to support a ‘one team approach’

Ensure all controls are diligently performed, completed, and signed-off on a timely basis

Clear and concise communication with all support teams to ensure the timely and efficient resolution of queries

Participate and contribute to the various strategic initiatives; keep improving and evolving processes and business architecture

Build an in-depth understanding of all trading structures from both a financial and operational perspective

This role requires a wide variety of strengths and capabilities, including:

Understand all relevant derivatives and hedging products (Interest Rate Swaps, Basis Swaps, Cross Currency swaps, Forward Rate Agreement (FRA), Foreign Exchange (FX), Zero Coupon and Overnight Index Swaps (OIS), Bond and Futures)

Knowledge of the front to back Operations process (including the key elements such as confirmations, settlements, regulatory reporting) and facilitate issue resolution across teams

Understand the key elements of other infrastructure groups (i.e. Finance, Market risk, Credit risk, Operational risk, Legal, Collateral etc.) and recognize the impact of the actions of the Trade support team on these areas

Must have clear communication skills and an ability to use these to work collaboratively, explain, and challenge, as appropriate

Attention to details and sense of ownership

Great team player able to work in a pressurized and changing environment

Possess strong analytical and numerical skills

Strong problem-solving, control, and project management skills

Strong technical skills, especially in Excel (VBA is a plus)

J.P. Morgan is a global leader in financial services, providing strategic advice and products to the world’s most prominent corporations, governments, wealthy individuals and institutional investors. Our first-class business in a first-class way approach to serving clients drives everything we do. We strive to build trusted, long-term partnerships to help our clients achieve their business objectives.

We recognize that our people are our strength and the diverse talents they bring to our global workforce are directly linked to our success. We are an equal opportunity employer and place a high value on diversity and inclusion at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of any protected attribute, including race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, marital or veteran status, pregnancy or disability, or any other basis protected under applicable law. In accordance with applicable law, we make reasonable accommodations for applicants’ and employees’ religious practices and beliefs, as well as any mental health or physical disability needs.

About the Company

Company: JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. –

Company Location:  Sydney NSW

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About JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. -