Trade Support - Analyst

JP Morgan

Location: Greater London

Job Type: Full time


This is an interesting role combining standard trade support related tasks and manual handling.

As a Trade Support Analyst, you'll be working in a warehouse environment and be responsible for performing control reconciliations to verify positions, investigating settlements, and focusing on procedures.

Job responsibilities

  • Works in a warehouse style environment alongside security
  • Performs manual handling 50% of time
  • Captures, timely and accurately, all transactions in the Risk Management Systems
  • Completes intraday / end of day processes including completeness and reconciliation checks to ensure capture of new trading activity and general book management has been processed accurately
  • Works closely with Operations functions and infrastructure groups to support a ‘one team approach’
  • Ensures all controls are diligently performed, completed, and signed off on a timely basis
  • Builds an in-depth understanding of all trading structures from both a financial and operational perspective
  • Reports to the Precious metals management team

Required qualifications, capabilities, and skills

  • Being physically fit to be able to lift 30kg per item and in total up to 15tonnes per day as part of the duties
  • Ability to remain calm and focused under pressure and adaptable to shift in roles and willing to learn new tasks
  • First class communication and inter-personal skills enabling you to operate effectively with colleagues
  • A high level attention to detail is essential in this role
  • Competent forklift truck driver or have a full driving license
  • Familiar with in LBMA - London Bullion Market Association/ LPPM - London Platinum and Palladium Market / LPMCL - London Precious Metals Clearing Limited codes of practice and work in accordance with these
  • Strong analytical and numerical skills
You’ve got this!