J.P. Morgan Asset Management (AM) is one of the largest asset managers in the world. We serve institutional and retail clients in all regions and channels by offering global investment management in equities, fixed income, solutions, alternatives and liquidity.
Description The AM Strategy Team is based in New York, London and Hong Kong and partners with senior management across AM to deliver on their most important business strategies, analyzing business performance, measuring return on investments, and enhancing productivity and efficiency. Projects include both strategic analysis and business improvement projects. This role will focus on AM but may occasionally work on projects spanning the entire Asset and Wealth Management (AWM) line of business and/or broader JPMC projects as well.
Role Profile We are recruiting a Senior Associate based in New York. This person will be responsible for leading high-priority initiatives while developing and mentoring junior colleagues. Projects will include strategic analysis, M&A strategic fit analysis, and business improvement projects that lead to profitable growth. This person will be expected to plan, design, and successfully execute solutions that impact the business and deliver results, while building strong relationships with senior management.
Managing several efforts simultaneously across a range of functions, business and organizational units
Identifying and bringing together the right stakeholders, resources, content experts and decision makers to meet goals
Developing program charters, business cases, project plans, team structure, and governance models
Analysis & Problem Solving
Driving clear analysis, logical structuring and creative problem solving on critical issues
Assessing risks, costs, and benefits of alternative decisions and approaches
Designing processes and tools that yield sustainable improvement and return on investment
Communication & Relationships
Building relationships with internal clients and external stakeholders
Clearly articulating program goals and status to stakeholders and collaborators
Escalating critical issues with a focus on resolution
Work Experience and Education
Required - must have substantial experience working at a top management consulting firm or within an internal Strategy function at a financial services firm, including at least 1 year as an engagement manager / project manager / case manager, in practice or in title
Demonstrated high level of performance
Experience in financial services required, with asset management (institutional and retail) preferred
MBA or equivalent advanced business degree preferred
Strong analytical, conceptual and creative thinking, with ability to develop business insights and hypotheses