Transaction Management Specialist

JP Morgan

Location: Greater London

Job Type: Full time


Are you enthusiastic about document negotiation and are motivated by tight deadlines? Join our Lending Services team as a Transaction Management Specialist and utilise your skills!

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

Job responsibilities

  • Delivers best-in-class documentation negotiation and transaction management of core trade finance facilities and related transaction documentation. Maintain oversight of the deal closing process
  • Partners with Sales and functional groups review and support on the negotiation of legal documentation across core trade finance products and solutions for EMEA clients
  • Liaises with internal (and external) counsel to prepare and review transactional documentation
  • Draws on expertise to help suggest solutions for appropriate stakeholders (Implementation team, Credit, Tax, etc) as necessary, ensuring they are brought into the debate in a timely manner to reach a resolution
  • Manages controls framework, reporting and escalation for transaction execution; including preparing and coordinating documentation deviations and approvals during negotiations
  • Contributes to the team’s reporting and WLS projects & initiatives

Required qualifications, capabilities, and skills

  • In depth technical knowledge and understanding of LMA documentation, Indemnity Agreements, Letter of Credit facility agreements, Guarantees, Corporate Receivables, Corporate Payables and Pre-Shipment Funding related facility agreements, and auxiliary documentation
  • A good understanding of credit execution, transaction management, credit products and banking processes
  • Ability to identify problems and escalate these promptly
  • Excellent coordination skills and a strong control mindset
  • Good organisation skills, and ability to work well under pressure and to tight deadlines, including strong prioritization skills
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills
  • Good working knowledge of MS Excel (pivot tables, v-lookups, etc), Word and PowerPoint

Preferred qualifications, capabilities, and skills

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