Apply Now    

CIB – Global Research EM FX Strategy – VP

Req #: 170060144
Location: New York, NY, US
Job Category: Sales/Trading/Research
Potential Referral Amount: 0 US Dollar (USD)
About J.P. Morgan
J.P. Morgan’s Corporate & Investment Bank (CIB) 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 100 countries. With $18 trillion of assets under custody and $393 billion in deposits, the Corporate & Investment Bank provides strategic advice, raises capital, manages risk and extends liquidity in markets around the world.

Our team
As part of a global Emerging Markets (EM) Research team of around 50 people globally, our Latin America fixed income strategy group provides strategy analysis, trade ideas and market views to our trading teams and clients focusing on Latin America fixed income markets. We work with JPMorgan's EM fixed income trading businesses and sales groups in this effort.

Opportunity
• The Latin America FX Strategist is a key role within our team and you will be responsible for Latin America FX strategy analysis, trade idea generation and forming market views.
• Key areas of responsibility will include:
• High profile role, with interaction with key JPMorgan risk-takers and clients.
• Analysis of fundamental economic data and implications for EM fixed income markets and Latin America FX.
• Market and product knowledge across Latin America fixed income markets.
• Developing new analyses and trade ideas, from working with data, then drawing conclusions, to writing up and communicating them.
• Supporting and contributing to our regular publications on our strategy outlook, key recommendations and market technicals.
Requirements
The role needs someone with an inquisitive mind, good quantitative background and ability to take analysis and projects to an investment conclusion. Candidates must have good economics and quantitative skills and / or training. Prior experience in a research environment is a necessity, and relevant candidates will have experience of FX strategy.

Core skills
• Solid quantitative skills. Ability to work comfortably with financial data and products. A good workable knowledge of financial products, financial mathematics and econometrics (desirable).
• Economics knowledge: Masters level economics knowledge, with a focus on macroeconomics or econometrics.
• Markets knowledge: Familiarity with major Latin American markets, and understanding of FX valuation approaches.
• Technical skills: Good knowledge of excel or other data analysis programs and ability to learn new ones. Familiarity with Eviews, other statistical programming languages or VBA is desirable.
• Communication skills: Able to clearly and concisely communicate complicated ideas and to distill key points.
• Teamwork: Need to be able to work well with the team and more broadly outside it.
• Basic knowledge of Spanish or Portuguese is advantageous for the role.
Apply Now    

Join our Talent Community

Not ready to apply? Leave your information with us and we will keep you up to date with new career opportunities.

Things to note

Sign in to our application system to continue your job search or update your profile.

Current employees sign in here. Contractors sign in here.

Any information you provide is confidential and will only be viewed by our recruiters in an effort to fill open positions. In addition, the information you provide is subject to our privacy policy practices.

Please note that J.P. Morgan will not accept unsolicited approaches or speculative CVs, nor will J.P. Morgan be responsible for any related fees, from Third Party Firms who are not preferred suppliers.

The firm invites all interested and qualified candidates to apply for employment opportunities.

Need disability related assistance?

If you are a US or Canadian applicant with a disability who is unable to use our online tools to search and apply for jobs, please click here.

Important links

Click here to view the "EEO is the Law" poster.

Click here to view the "EEO is the Law" supplemental poster.

Click here to view our U.S. Pay Transparency Policy.

JPMorgan Chase is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer Disability/Veteran.