The Financial Accounting Infrastructure & Reporting (FAIR) team is responsible for the Global Finance Data Sourcing, Consumption, MIS and General Ledger (GL) Platform Strategies. The team has established a consolidated framework that creates opportunities for broad-scale communication, streamlined governance, and increased oversight. They continue to work closely with finance technology partners and line of business (LOB) clients to design, build, test, and implement major system platforms as part of the Finance and Risk Roadmap initiative.
One of the key programs for FAIR is the GL Finance Target Platform Program with the objective of deploying a single global general ledger across JPMC. This is a complex program that requires management across both the Corporate Finance leads and multiple LOB stakeholders. Given the strategic significance of this initiative, this will be a broad and challenging role requiring detailed project discipline aligned with strong program management discipline and working closely with the businesses, controllers, and technology to design and implement the solutions.
The GL Platform Business Analyst will support multiple projects/ workstreams to deploy the latest integrated, cloud-ready version of SAP, called S4 Hana, partnering to define and deliver the deployment and conversion approach onto a common platform with shared data. The role will also support various business driven initiatives impacting the GL platform. The business analyst will need to possess or quickly acquire a good understanding of the finance platform and its associated technology.
Primary responsibilities include:
The key responsibility of the role is support multiple projects/ workstreams within the GL Finance Target Platform Program. This will include:
Organizing, scheduling, coordinating, and controlling project activities and resources.
Identification of issues and risks including defining a mitigation strategy plus communication or escalation as required.
Ensure operational readiness through both rigorous testing and implementation management.
Support operating model impact assessments and documentation of changes, and drive the implementation communication
Identifying issues and risks and developing effective risk management approaches and solutions and working with appropriate members of the team or stakeholders to resolve issues.
Drive components of the GL Platform based initiatives, coordinating across technology and the businesses
Define and execute project deliverables, including business requirements
Perform Op Model impact assessments and documentation of changes, and drive the implementation communication
Identify project risks and issues, escalating issues and roadblocks to managers and stakeholders as needed
3-5+ years of related professional experience as a Project Manager and / or Business Analyst
Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business
Experience with project delivery discipline, Agile discipline a plus
Strong critical and creative thinking skills with ability to synthesize complex data sets to develop business insights and translate to practical solutions
Strong partnership skills; experience working with and influencing key stakeholders in drive strategic decisions and preparing succinct presentations
Ability to perform in a high pressure and fast paced environment
Highly disciplined, self-motivated, and delivery-focused individual who is able to work independently
Excellent analytical and communication skills (verbal and written)
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J.P. Morgan is a global leader in financial services, offering solutions to the world's most important corporations, governments and institutions in more than 100 countries. We have a sophisticated local market presence in Europe, Middle East and Africa which is complemented by staff around the world who support our growth and serve our clients 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. We are excited to expand our team in Poland and we're looking for collaborative, innovative and dedicated individuals to join us in our new corporate centre in Warsaw. Bring us your expertise and you'll be part of a global community, working with people around the world and with a company that's committed to investing in you and making a success of this key new location for our business.
About J.P. Morgan Chase & Co:
J.P. Morgan serves one of the largest client franchises in the world. Our clients include corporations, institutional investors, hedge funds, governments and affluent individuals in more than 100 countries. J.P. Morgan is part of JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM), a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.1 trillion. The firm is a leader in investment banking, financial services for consumers, small business and commercial banking, financial transaction processing, asset management, and private equity. A component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, JPMorgan Chase serves millions of clients and consumers under its JPMorgan and Chase, and WaMu brands.
JPMorgan Chase & Co. offers an exceptional benefits program and a highly competitive compensation package. JPMorgan Chase & Co. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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