Job description

Requirements

  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • London

Description

Corporate – Legal - EMEA Futures & Options and OTC Clearing Legal Team – VP EMEA Futures & Options and OTC Clearing Legal Team - VP - Based in London

J.P.Morgan's Derivatives Clearing Legal team is looking for a motivated individual to draft, negotiate, and track Futures & Options and OTC Clearing agreements. The role sits within the Markets Legal Practice in EMEA supporting the EMEA Global Clearing Business.

The Individual will be responsible for ensuring appropriate legal agreements are negotiated and put in place with new and existing clients being onboarded onto the F&O and OTC Clearing platform. The Position involves frequent interaction with Sales, Credit Risk, Client Service, Business Management and Operations internally and Dealers and Clients externally.

Other responsibilities include coordinating Credit approvals, initiating Client documentation process with different production areas of the firm, and helping to resolve issues raised by Clients and the Business that relate to legal agreements.

Responsibilities

- Drafting and finalizing business specific agreements with Dealers and Clients

- Coordinating senior internal approvals

- Interpreting, explaining and negotiating legal agreements to Clients and Executing Brokers

- Strategize with Business on best way to manage changes to product development, risk or operational processes and help draft agreements to account for such changes


Skills and experience
- - Admitted Solicitor preferred (UK, Europe or Commonwealth)
- Strong attention to detail and interpersonal experience
- Polished verbal and written communication skills; strong interpersonal skills
- Must be literate in Microsoft programs (Excel, PowerPoint, Word, etc.)
- Ability to manage projects and work independently
- Team player, confident, and proactive


Admitted Solicitor preferred (UK, Europe or Commonwealth)

- Strong attention to detail and interpersonal experience

- Polished verbal and written communication skills; strong interpersonal skills

- Ability to manage projects and work independently

- Team player, confident, and proactive


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 and a member of the UK Government's Disability Confident Scheme.

Closing Date- Monday, April 08, 2019

  • excel
  • powerpoint
  • word