Corporate Finance: Business Management - Associate

at JPMorgan Chase in Newark, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Corporate Finance: Business Management – Associate

Business Management optimizes business performances by helping to drive key initiatives. They act as a trusted advisor and counterweight to Business/Group Heads and are responsible for identifying, escalating, and mitigating business risks. The role of a business manager is dynamic and can vary from business to business, in line with the priorities of the different lines of business.

An Associate in Business Management would be expected to:

+ Support expense management, budget, and headcount forecasting

+ Track progress against priorities, including midyear and end of year summaries capturing the team’s accomplishments

+ Coordinate materials for town halls

+ Serve as and/or provide support to People agenda lead

+ Enhance and maintain internal resources and documentation on Confluence, SharePoint, etc.

+ Participate in collaborative initiatives with team members and global managers, looking for ways to continually simplify, improve, and add value to existing business processes

+ Provide a high level of responsiveness to executive ad-hoc requests related to project management, presentation development, and business analysis

+ Support the Controls agenda by supporting any of the following initiatives:

+ Annual review of the business resiliency plan

+ Partner with the business to govern and provide oversight to the User Tool assessment process

+ Provide oversight to the Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) review and assessment process in partnership with the business

The Business Manager role will support the Financial Accounting, Infrastructure & Reporting (FAIR) organization. FAIR is primarily focused on ensuring the accuracy, integrity and timeliness of the Firm’s books and records with an emphasis on general ledger, operating systems & infrastructure controls across the entire lifecycle of the business. Some of the most common functions and activities that are owned by Financial Controllers are balance sheet reconciliation / certification, balance sheet substantiation and General Ledger Attestation (GLA) standards, inter-entity control & governance, manual accounting / bookings to the GL and operating systems and the month end close process & consolidation.


+ Bachelor’s degree in Business, Finance, Economics, or other related area

+ Proven experience delivering timely, high quality presentations and/or reporting for various projects and stakeholders. Attention to detail is a must with continuous focus on design excellence

+ Demonstrated ability in dealing with different stakeholder groups and driving the agenda

+ Intermediate to advanced level ability expected in all MS Office tools (Excel, PowerPoint/PitchPro).

+ Self-motivated and able to work with high degree of independence

+ Excellent written and oral communication skills

+ Strong time management and prioritization skills

JPMorgan Chase & Co., one of the oldest financial institutions, offers innovative financial solutions to millions of consumers, small businesses and many of the world’s most prominent corporate, institutional and government clients under the J.P. Morgan and Chase brands. Our history spans over 200 years and today we are a leader in investment banking, consumer and small business banking, commercial banking, financial transaction processing and asset management.

We recognize that our people are our strength and the diverse talents they bring to our global workforce are directly linked to our success. We are an equal opportunity employer and place a high value on diversity and inclusion at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of any protected attribute, including race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, marital or veteran status, pregnancy or disability, or any other basis protected under applicable law. In accordance with applicable law, we make reasonable accommodations for applicants’ and employees’ religious practices and beliefs, as well as any mental health or physical disability needs.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veterans

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Job Posting: JC194547829

Posted On: Oct 10, 2021

Updated On: Nov 20, 2021