JPMorgan Chase Asset Management - Registrations and Company Secretarial Group (Funds Services) - Assistant Company Secretary - Professional/Associate (Based in London) in LND, United Kingdom

Asset Management - Registrations and Company Secretarial Group (Funds Services) - Assistant Company Secretary - Professional/Associate (Based in London)

Description

J.P. Morgan is a global leader in asset and wealth management services. The Asset Management line of business serves institutional, ultra high net worth, high net worth and retail clients through its Global Investment Management and Global Wealth Management businesses. With client assets of $2.4 trillion and assets under management of $1.7 trillion, we are one of the largest asset and wealth managers in the world. (Assets as of Dec. 31, 2015)

Throughout its long and distinguished history, Asset Management has been steadfastly committed to putting its clients' interests first. This fiduciary responsibility defines our relationship with clients and informs every decision we make on their behalf. The Asset Management business is also guided by its strategic objective and business priorities.

Global Investment Management

J.P. Morgan Asset Management (Investment 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.

  • Clear focus on managing client assets and delivering strong risk-adjusted returns

  • More than 1,300 investment professionals providing strategies spanning the full spectrum of asset classes, including equity, fixed income, cash liquidity, currency, real estate, hedge funds and private equity

  • Leadership positions in the U.S., U.K., Continental Europe, Asia, and Japan

J.P. Morgan Asset Management is the marketing name for the investment management businesses of JPMorgan Chase & Co. and its affiliates worldwide.

Description

The Company Secretarial team provides a full support service for a number of UK and Luxembourg domiciled funds all of which are managed by JPMorgan Asset Management.

The main duty of the candidate will be to act as the Assistant Company Secretary within the Company Secretarial division of J.P. Morgan Asset Management (UK) Limited

The Company Secretarial team provides a full support service for the JPMorgan Asset Management retail funds which are domiciled in both the UK and Luxembourg as well as the UK management company. The 10 funds managed by the team have assets under management of over $270bln and comprise of over 220 sub-funds.

Responsibilities:

The main duty of the candidate will be to assist the Company Secretaries within the team in the co-ordination of the fund’s board meetings and decision-making process.

  • collation and preparation of the board papers

  • reviewing of annual and interim accounts

  • reviewing of legal and other agreements and general administration for the full range of funds

  • Depending on the experience of the final candidate the role could also include the opportunity for attending and minuting of some internal meetings and /or board meetings.

The candidate will work in an open and friendly company secretarial team that consists of 7 other individuals at varying degrees of experience.

The candidate will need to work closely with the other assistants to provide cover and support as appropriate.

The position is for a full time role and is based in London or Luxembourg.

Qualifications

  • Experience in a company secretarial environment with knowledge of the UK & Luxembourg fund industry

  • Partially qualified or qualified company secretary with sound company secretarial experience including minute taking and the ability to liaise with directors at a high level

  • Strong presentation and communication skills

  • Ability to manage a number of projects at the same time

JPMorgan offers an exceptional benefits program and a highly competitive compensation package.

JPMorgan is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Asset Management

Primary Location GB-ENG-LND-VE Campus / 03618

Organization ASSET MANAGEMENT

Schedule Full-time

Job Type Standard

Shift Day Job

Req ID: 170029805