Business Management optimizes business performances by helping to drive key initiatives. We act as trusted advisors and counterweight to Business/Group Heads, and are responsible for identifying, escalating, and mitigating business risks. The role of a business manager is dynamic and can vary from business to business, in line with the priorities of the different lines of business.
This is a time-pressured and high-profile position which is instrumental in assisting/advising senior management and in coordinating the deployment of the bank's corporate resources to address strategic and tactical objectives.
The main aim of a Business Manager is to:
Implement new business strategy, strategic initiatives or platforms, including aligning department and support groups (Finance, Tech, Ops, Legal, Compliance)
Optimize 'bottom line' business performance by driving key initiatives (fees, cost base, RWA and capital utilization)
Identify, escalate and mitigate business risks that could impair our ability to do business: e.g. legal, tax, regulatory, capacity issues, extraordinary transaction costs
Analyze financial performance, including expenses; identify productivity initiatives and drive implementation
Partner with the business, Operations and Technology in the definition of future workflows and implementation of related technology and infrastructure projects to prepare the business to meet the requirements of an ever evolving market structure
Partner with the relevant external service/ infrastructure providers
Business representation in respective internal/external working groups
Bachelor's degree in Business, Finance, Economics, or other related area
Previous product knowledge and/or prior Business Management or COO experience
Energetic and dynamic in style
Highly motivated self-starter with excellent time management/prioritization skills
Present well to senior and global business heads
Able to forge strong internal relationships across a broad range of functions
Self-motivated, tenacious and able to work with high degree of independence
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Able to both define and deliver to conclusion a strategic agenda across multiple groups
Strong analytical and problem solving skills with ability to analyze large data sets and present conclusions concisely
Excellent project management and organizational skills
Attention to detail with logical thought process
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.