Wealth Management Strategic Program Group – Associate – Project Manager

  • Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • J.P. Morgan
  • 16 Oct 18

Wealth Management Strategic Program Group – Associate – Project Manager

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) is a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.5 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 is a place for talented people from all backgrounds and perspectives because our clients come from all backgrounds and perspectives. We encourage a culture of inclusion, where everyone's opinion counts and all employees have the freedom to deliver their absolute best. This is why we work hard and invest in attracting and developing a diverse workforce. Learn more about our Business Resource Groups in how they help our employees build successful careers and reach their greatest potential.

Job Description:

The Strategic Program Group is a project management team, focusing on defining strategy, solutions and plans to manage change initiatives impacting the Global Wealth Management Business. Our Initiatives are mostly business driven, focusing on business improvement, growth, expansion and enhanced controls. The team works cross-functionally with product specialists, front office advisors, legal, risk management, compliance, operations, technology, middle office and marketing and acts an internal consultant to implement and execute large scale projects.


Acting as an internal consultant in partnership with senior management and working with a range of functions across the Private Bank to support the development and implementation of projects that meet the strategic vision of the Business. The size and duration of each project will vary but the objectives will focus on similar key aspects such as risk mitigation, process efficiency, technology enablement and business development.

· Participate in short- to middle-term project deliverable. Design, develop and establish project governance. Consistently follow up on requests, tasks, and assignments
· Work independently and under minimum supervision to deliver project milestones. Be recognized as a key participant to deliver on the project
· Frame out clear, feasible solutions and execute project deliverables in a timely manner. Effectively prioritize workload and keep others informed of progress
· Produce project materials adapted to business needs with limited supervision, be proactive in improving project management materials (with regional and/or global peers)
· Update correctly and consistently the project reporting and documentation. Demonstrate attention to detail and consistently produce quality work
· Build relationships with stakeholders, demonstrate the ability to identify, partner, and navigate with players and key SMEs and functions in JPM
· Act as business representative for the front office teams coordinating across the wider support functions to implement business solutions
· Partner with Legal, Compliance & Risk to identify and address areas of risk & regulatory exposure
· Develop detailed knowledge of front office/ middle/back-office process flows and trading systems

· Detailed business and financial knowledge on MAS regulatory returns and/or regulatory reporting project implementation experience highly preferred.
· Ideally three to five years of relevant project management experience in financial services industry; Strategy or management consulting background preferred but not required, and/or interest in Wealth Management
· Highly disciplined individual, self-motivated, delivery focused with the ability to work independently and multi-task while remaining focused on accuracy and attention to detail
· Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work independently and in a team environment, with people at all levels across all functions including ability to engage with senior management
· Have an entrepreneurial mind-set and ability to manage complexity, juggle multiple projects and deliver solutions to a tight deadline
· Fluent in English written and verbal communication and an ability to articulate complex ideas, concepts and solutions at a level appropriate and intelligible to the recipient
· A broad understanding of business process modelling, business systems development life-cycle, banking & investment management products and investment processes knowledge is an advantage
· Strong proficiency with MS Excel, Word, PowerPoint. Project, Access & Visio is a plus.