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Commercial Bank – Associate Project Manager - Wholesale Lending Services (Chicago, IL)

Req #: 180019679
Location: Chicago, IL, US
Job Category: Project Management
Potential Referral Amount: 0 US Dollar (USD)

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) is a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.6 trillion and operations worldwide. The firm is a leader in investment banking, financial services for consumers and small business, commercial banking, financial transaction processing, and asset management. A component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, JPMorgan Chase & Co. serves millions of consumers in the United States and many of the worlds most prominent corporate, institutional and government clients under its JPMorgan Chase & Co brands. JPMorgan Chase & committed to providing a comprehensive set of benefits choices to meet different employee needs and lifestyles, which include choices such as fully paid parental leave time, health care insurance and retirement benefits.


Commercial Banking serves more than 30,000 clients, including corporations, municipalities, financial institutions, and not-for-profit entities with annual revenues generally ranging from $20 million to $2 billion. The Firm's broad platform positions the Commercial Bank to deliver extensive product capabilities - lending, treasury services, investment banking, and asset management - to meet our clients' domestic and international financial needs.


The Project Manager is part of the Wholesale Loan Operations (WLO) Booking and Servicing Bi-Lateral team.  The successful candidate must be able to lead cross-functional teams and work collaboratively. Duties include leading or overseeing a variety of functions within the business, projects and special assignments.

Core Responsibilities:
  • Create and manage overall project plans by defining a purpose, clear roles, tasks, milestones, and deliverables to internal business partners; managing projects within the production environment
  • Partner with Integration Management on larger projects to ensure resource availability and delivery
  • Analyze change management processes, make recommendations, document  and ensure execution of change
  • Oversee and track production data by requesting, collecting and consolidating data from Agency Booking & Servicing (AB&S) groups in Chicago and Bangalore
  • Manage internal organization communication including partner marketing, organization changes, monthly training forums and leadership meetings
  • Manages and oversees WLO/AB&S initiatives, including budgeting, finance, headcount forecasting and reconciliation
  • Oversees and coordinates reporting of key issues, measuring business results for management related to quality, service, efficiency, risk and other metrics by assisting and coordination monthly reporting with business partners
  • Oversees planning and execution of special events as needed
  • Point of contact of coordination for internal business partner (e.g. Finance, Legal, Technology, HR, etc.)
  • Support special initiatives and key deliverables of AB&S management team
  • Builds relationships that promotes a client centered organization
  • Play key role in client experience analysis and reporting
  • Tracking and preparing risk event write-ups for AB&S

Required Qualifications:
  • Minimum 3 years of business management, operations management or knowledge of project management in the financial services industry
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and deadlines in a fast paced, dynamic environment
  • Strong written and oral communication skills, including ability to create formal presentations for executive management
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills

Preferred Qualifications: 

  • BA/BS degree
  • Ability to lead change by building effective partnerships at all levels
  • Experience with financial and event planning, including reporting
  • Independent, self-motivated with an ability to adapt and be flexible in a team environment
  • Strong analytical, problem solving and judgment skills
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office product suite

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