Global Institutional Structuring - EMEA Equities Solutions – Associate or Vice President – London or Paris

JP Morgan

Location: Greater London

Job Type: Full time


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- Reshma Saujani

J.P. Morgan’s Corporate & Investment Bank (CIB) 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.

Global Institutional Structuring (GIS) is a cross asset and global team within Global Markets that designs, develops, and executes solutions and content across all asset classes. The team partners closely with our Global salesforce and Trading in every region and asset class to offer best-in-class product knowledge, transaction structuring and deal execution to JP Morgan clients. GIS focuses on complex product design and execution spanning the equities, credit and rates assets classes, primarily for global investors in the Institutional space. The team’s expertise includes transaction origination, trade ideas and marketing, pricing and execution, as well as the legal and regulatory knowledge across a variety of client channels and delivery wrappers.

Role and responsibilities

  • Primary focus on equity-linked solutions, including transaction origination and execution
  • Stay up to date with investment themes, techniques and transaction flows across EMEA
  • Work with sales and trading to bring ideas from concepts to tradable products, balancing the requirements from all involved parties
  • Participate in client dialogue about new or existing transactions
  • Produce relevant analysis including backtesting, sensitivities and other for investors/pricing or to support trading/risk management

Required Skills

  • Demonstrable experience within a markets related transactional role in the equities space, with ideally strong additional knowledge of another asset class
  • Strong quantitative skills and intellectual curiosity
  • Team player with the ability to work well under pressure in a fast paced environment
  • Exceptional attention to detail, hardworking, flexible
  • Ability to run multiple projects in parallel, excellent organizational skills
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills
  • Highly proficient in Bloomberg and Excel. Programming experience is a plus.
  • Bachelors degree in a quantitative discipline such as Finance, Engineering, Mathematics or Science. Masters degree a plus
  • European language knowledge a plus

This role encompasses the performance of UK regulated activity. The successful candidate will therefore be subject to meeting UK regulatory requirements in the assessment of fitness, propriety, knowledge and competence (as assessed by the Firm) and (where appropriate) approval by the UK Financial Conduct Authority and/or the Prudential Regulation Authority to carry out such activities.

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