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Business Analysis and Reporting Specialist - Asset and Wealth Management

JP Morgan

Location: Midlothian

Job Type: Full time


J.P. Morgan offers expertise across wealth management disciplines to help clients advance towards their goals. By consistently keeping our clients informed, focusing on risk-adjusted returns and rapidly adjusting to tactical opportunities and risks, we stand by our clients through market cycles. J.P. Morgan's wealth management and solutions are provided through the Private Bank and J.P. Morgan Securities Corporation.

Investment Operations supports the Private Banking business in Asia, EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) and Latin America. The department develops and manages innovative, secure service solutions to meet clients' needs globally. Developing and using the latest technology, teams work to deliver industry-leading capabilities to clients, making it easy and convenient to do business with the firm. Teams also drive growth by refining technology-driven customer and client experiences that put users first, providing an unparalleled experience.

The EMEA Regulatory Reporting Middle Office team based in Edinburgh is responsible for ensuring the timely and accurate submission and oversight of regulatory reporting which includes; Transaction Reporting, Collateral Reporting and Payment reporting to meet the regulatory requirements such as MiFID II, EMIR and FED.

This is a unique opportunity to join an expanding team who has a diverse remit of responsibilities. The successful candidate will hold a senior position as associate level and work with the team and the other managers to helps shape and continually evolve our governance and control framework across the group. The role would be suited to a candidate with previous experience of risk and control functions and/or who has worked in a transaction reporting environment who is ready to make the next step in their career.

We offer a flexible approach to working. Our current strategy offers fosters a collaborative and supportive team working environment with a 60% in office and 40% work from home.

Role responsibilities include:

  • Supporting the design and implementation of the strategic and tactical strategy for the Regulatory Reporting function
  • Creation and delivery of key risk metrics/data for daily, weekly and monthly governance forums.
  • Oversight and control of key documentation including period reviews, assessment of updates and supporting sample testing.
  • Leading internal and external audit readiness plans.
  • Providing support in risk challenge of change deployment.
  • Dissemination and readiness preparation for regulatory horizon.
  • Representing and ownership at internal and external governance and risk forums on behalf of the Regulatory Reporting Functions.
  • Driving timely execution in open and identified issues.
  • Streamlining data, metrics and submissions.
  • There will an element of project management required for either tactical and or supporting strategic re engineering of projects for the team.

Skills/Competencies Required

  • Knowledge of a diverse set of asset classes.
  • Experience of working in the Finance industry and able to demonstrate knowledge of one or more of the following sectors Custody, Private Banking, Wealth Management, Asset Management, Fund Services, Markets or Treasury divisions.
  • Strong risk and control mind-set.
  • Has experience of working with stakeholders locally and internationally.

Skills Beneficial/Advantageous

  • Knowledge of MiFID II and EMIR regulations and or worked in a transaction reporting team.
  • Automation skills that include Python and or Alteryx.
  • Has experience of working with derivatives.