J.P. Morgan Asset Management is a leading investment manager of choice for institutions, financial intermediaries and individual investors, worldwide. With a heritage of more than two centuries, a broad range of core and alternative strategies, and investment professionals operating in every major world market, we offer investment experience and insight that few other firms can match.
We are currently looking to recruit an Asset Management CAO Project Manager profile at VP level to be based in Hong Kong.
This is a highly visible role to be responsible for delivering high-priority initiatives, while developing and mentoring junior colleagues.
Projects would include regulatory, controls, operational efficiency and business development across local and regional that lead to profitable business growth. This person would be expected to lead and successfully execute solutions that impact the business and deliver results, while building strong relationships with senior management and cross functional teams across APAC region.
Key Responsibilities include:
Managing and executing several efforts simultaneously across a range of functions, business and organizational units
Prepare correspondence, presentations and reports to senior management and governance committees
Working with business stakeholders to drive execution and completion of project
Developing program charters, business cases, project plans, team structure, and governance models
Analysis & Problem Solving
Supporting and conducting clear analysis, logical structuring, and creative problem solving on critical issues
Assessing risks, costs, and benefits of alternative decisions and approaches
Proactively identifying and addressing risks and opportunities relating to Asset Management Business as a whole or specific projects
Designing processes and tools that yield sustainable improvement and return on investment
Communication & Relationships
Building relationships with internal clients and external stakeholders
Communicating recommendations and program status to impacted stakeholders
Clearly articulating program goals to stakeholders and collaborators
Escalating critical issues with a focus on resolution
6+ years of relevant experience (e.g., strategy consulting, banking, program management)
Understanding of business and management functions in Asset Management and/or related financial services industries
Demonstrate strong problem solving and critical thinking skills, with ability to develop business insights and hypotheses
Good interpersonal leadership and influencing skills, to foster positive and proactive collaboration
Organized and proactive with a keen attention to detail
Comfort with ambiguity and dynamically shifting priorities, timelines, and demands
Excellent and efficient skills using MS Excel, Outlook, Word and PowerPoint tools
Strong written and verbal communication skills (fluency in Mandarin is highly preferred)