CIB F&BM - EMEA Equities - Controller - Snr Associate

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • J.P.Morgan
  • 17 Dec 18

CIB F&BM - EMEA Equities - Controller - Snr Associate

The EMEA Equities business is split into several core businesses:

  • Cash - Main activities are Agency and Risk trading for clients, predominantly a commission based business.
  • Equity Derivative (EDG) - primarily market making and structuring transactions for clients:
    • Delta One - Main activities include Index Forward and ETF market making and providing performance to clients through Swaps.
    • Volatility - Predominantly a Options market making business offering various Options (both vanilla and exotic) based solutions to clients
    • Financing - Predominantly offers clients bespoke Equity based financing structures and products.
The role will be within the EMEA Equities Product Control team supporting the Equity Derivative business activities.

The primary function is reporting the daily P&L to traders and senior management. In addition to the production of the daily P&L, the role will include the Financial and Control elements, as well as working on projects within the Product Control space. The role requires extensive interaction with Front Office traders, Financial Control and Operations, as well as exposure to Market Risk and Project teams, and various other functions throughout the bank.

The primary responsibilities of the Control team are:
  • Substantiating and reporting by Greek attribute ie Delta, Gamma, Vega. Mark To Theoretical (MTM) P&L on a daily basis, adjusting price and position breaks where appropriate.
  • Greek attribution reporting and P&L recs
  • Substantiation of exceptions between Balance sheet / GL and Front Office systems.
  • Month end FX trade in/out management
  • Involvement in projects and process improvements specifically around P&L and risk reporting, product development and pricing.
  • Provide accurate and timely equities portfolios market risk analysis
  • Enhance reporting processes through self-generated methods
  • Work with Market Risk to ensure portfolio risk is correctly reflected in VaR
  • Monitor exceptions in derivatives pricing and reflection of these in Greeks, stress scenario generation, and limits reporting
  • Generate and analyze VAR for various Equity Derivatives desks
  • Generate risk reports and investigate risk reporting related queries.
Knowledge, skills and experience required:
  • Cash and Derivatives product knowledge, preferably with Equities specific experience
  • Good knowledge of accounting, preferably within the Banking industry.
  • Proactive approach to problem solving and ability to identify and drive though change
  • Strong analytical skills and attention to detail including a strong control focus
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to develop strong working relationships
  • Intermediate Excel skills as a minimum.
About J.P. Morgan's Corporate & Investment Bank:

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. With $18 trillion of assets under custody and $393 billion in deposits, the Corporate & Investment Bank provides strategic advice, raises capital, manages risk and extends liquidity in markets around the world. Further information about J.P. Morgan is available at www.jpmorgan.com .

JPMorgan Chase & Co. offers an exceptional benefits program and a highly competitive compensation package. JPMorgan Chase & Co. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.