EMEA Legal Entity Governance Associate

JP Morgan

Location: Greater London

Job Type: Full time


Wholesale Lending Services EMEA Legal Entity Governance Associate

Commercial Banking provides comprehensive solutions, including lending and treasury services, to corporations, municipalities, financial institutions and not-for-profit entities with annual revenues generally ranging from $20 million to $2 billion, as well as real estate investors and owners.

Wholesale Lending Services (WLS) exists within Commercial Banking and provides loan servicing functions to all four JPMorgan lines of business. These functions include loan documentation, closing and funding, payment and fee processing, syndication loan and trade processing, credit administration and collateral perfection and management.

Manage and develop Wholesale Lending Services Legal Entity Governance focusing on enhancing broader Legal Entity oversight and controls. This role will involve working closely with a broad set of stakeholders, both internal and external to WLS to ensure successful oversight and governance.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrate appropriate oversight of outsourcing for WLS processes in line with EBA guidelines.
  • Chair/attend various meeting forums – Member and attendee of relevant governance forums which include legal entity and business forums to understand and present business drivers.
  • Change management – Identify, report and track WLS change movement processes and present materiality assessments.
  • Design and develop strategic approaches to establish Legal Entity reporting including reports and online dashboards.
  • Design and implement risk based controls with sustainable models.
  • Design and develop strategic approaches to establish Legal Entity reporting including reports and online dashboards.
  • Build productive connections across the organization to ensure successful deliveries into sustainable solutions. Including global teams, location teams, legal entity controls, programs teams etc.

Required qualifications, capabilities, and skills:

  • Previous experience in Banking Industry with Operations and/or Operations Risk Management, Outsourcing, Legal Entity, Controls, Oversight or Program Management experience.
  • Excellent organization & planning skills.
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to succinctly communicate messages to various levels of the organization.
  • Ability to interpret business context into relevant key messages.
  • Proactive in completion of tasks and influencing others.
  • Team player with ability to build & maintain productive working relationships with colleagues globally at all levels and across functions in order to achieve results.
  • Deals comfortably with ambiguity and uncertainty.

Preferred qualifications, capabilities, and skills:

  • Knowledge of Commercial Loan product will be an added advantage
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