Leveraged Loans Transaction Management Specialist - Associate

Greater London
Full time
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JP Morgan
Banking, investment & finance
10,001+ employees
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Are you interested in transaction management and are passionate about loan documentation? Then you have found the right team!

As a Leveraged Loans Transaction Management Specialist within the Credit Products Delivery team, you will serve as a middle office transaction management partner for clients of the Corporate & Investment Bank, Commercial Bank, and Global Trade Finance Businesses. Your role will involve providing expertise in the negotiation and review of facility documentation and managing end-to-end transactions for Loans and Traditional Trade Finance products. You will work closely with JPMorgan's client coverage teams, external legal counsel, and facility agents.

Job responsibilities

  • Delivers best-in-class leveraged loan documentation execution for CIB and CB clients, specifically for financial sponsor-backed financings, including oversight of the deal closing process
  • Partners with Front Office and Credit Risk, review and support the negotiation of legal documentation for leveraged financings
  • Liaises with internal/external counsel in the review of transactional documentation
  • Draws on transactional expertise to suggest solutions for appropriate stakeholders (Bankers, Credit, Tax, Ops, etc.) as necessary, ensuring they are brought into the debate in a timely manner to reach a resolution
  • Manages the internal controls framework, reporting and escalation for transaction execution, including preparing and coordinating the approval of documentation deviations during negotiations
  • Contributes to wider WLS projects & initiatives

Required qualifications, capabilities, and skills

  • In-depth technical knowledge and understanding of loan documentation (in particular LMA Syndicated Facilities and Financial Sponsor precedent terms)
  • A good understanding of leveraged loans execution, transaction management, lending products more broadly, and banking processes
  • Ability to identify problems and escalate these promptly
  • Excellent coordination skills and a strong control mindset
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills; ability to interact professionally and confidently with the Front Office and functional partners globally
  • Set high standards of performance for self
  • Good working knowledge of MS Excel, Word and PowerPoint

Preferred qualifications, capabilities, and skills

  • Language skills welcomed
  • Ability to adapt to a rapidly changing business and technology environment