AboutJ.P. Morgan Chase & Co. JPMorganChase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) is a leading global financial services firm withassets of $2.4 trillion and operations worldwide. The firm is a leader ininvestment banking, financial services for consumers and small businesses,commercial banking, financial transaction processing and asset management. Acomponent of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, JPMorgan Chase & Co. servesmillions of consumers in the United States and many of the world's mostprominent corporate, institutional and government clients under its J.P. Morganand Chase brands. Information about J.P. Morgan is available at www.jpmorganchase.com
AboutJ.P. Morgan's Corporate & Investment Bank J.P.Morgan's Corporate & Investment Bank is a global leader across banking,markets and investor services. The world's most important corporations,governments and institutions entrust us with their business in more than 100countries. With nearly $20 trillion of assets under custody, the Corporate& Investment Bank provides strategic advice, raises capital, manages riskand extends liquidity in markets around the world.
AboutJ.P. Morgan Global Commodities Group J.P.Morgan has made significant investments in building out and diversifying ourGlobal Commodities platform and capabilities - organically and throughstrategic acquisitions, such as RBS Sempra.
J.P. Morgan'sGlobal Commodities Group offers clients a comprehensive set of market making,structuring, risk management, financing and warehousing capabilities across thefull spectrum of commodity asset classes. From Energy and Metals toEnvironmental and Agricultural commodities, with nearly 2,000 professionals inmore than 10 countries we operate at the centre of the commodity markets.
JobDescription KeyResponsibilities covered by these areas: You willbe managing risk, liquidity and exposure and you will support all aspects ofthe trading desk: pre-trade analysis, research on index constituent changes,inbound and outbound trade processing and the design of optimal strategies forlarge trades. Tracking supply and demand, you will constantly evaluate marketdevelopments in order to give clients accurate product information.
Provide a meaningful contribution to revenue and client franchise; Exploit revenue and minimise loss potential; Out think and out-trade the competition
Leverage technology and analytics to drive pricing/hedging as well as idea generation
Understand market drivers (of those markets in which involved), market moves, and the numbers behind it all, as well as cross-asset implications
Employs knowledge of industry/sector to read "between the lines" of news or other developments
Exhibit sound judgment under pressure and maintain composure through challenging trading environments
Know the implications of events on the entire trading desk, anticipate market outcomes; Outperform the market and competition through thorough understanding of fundamental and technical aspects of market
Ensure all relevant parties (vertically and horizontally) are kept abreast of key developments; Provide a solution-based framework to business practice and clients; Take the initiative to make things better
Understand drivers of relevant markets and establish a high degree of competence with clients around executing trades
Understands firm's approach and policies for managing risks in relevant business and applicable legal and regulatory rules, and follows policies
Build foundation of trust with clients by demonstrating an understanding of their needs and being responsive
Engage others in active dialogue; Drive group involvement; build active collaboration with and trust of clients and internal constituencies;
Models and promotes coaching and continuous learning. Informally mentors and coaches others
Drives the people development agenda through leadership of key initiatives (recruiting, mentoring, training etc).
Understand the firm's approach and policies for managing risks in relevant business and applicable legal and regulatory rules, and follows policies.
Provide developmental feedback to team members; effectively deliver tough messages and encourage performance improvement.
Your Background: These points have been carefully considered as being essential forthe role. Your background must accurately reflect all of these for yourapplication to be considered.
Current trading experience at a senior level in a top tier investment bank
Ability to discuss in detail your knowledge of the current market (including trends)
Have the ability to balance analytical and technical skill set with proven instinct
Ability to discuss in detail your understanding of the entire landscape: knowledge of the client's sector and client's specific business needs and limitations. Deep understanding of client-specific nuances and leverages that help deliver more value to clients and the firm.
Ability to discuss in detail your understanding of the various market variables and their impacts on products (pricing, flows etc.)
Ability to communicate concepts and ideas, both verbally and via documentation, and be able to defend their validity and target messages to different audiences.
Ability to talk in detail your understanding of how to build a strong talent pipeline; identifies and works to retain strong performers.
English fluency is essential
Mandarin Fluency would be an advantage
Internal Number: 5871508
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