2019 Asset Management - Investment20/20 Traineeship – London
J.P. Morgan Asset Management Investment 2020 Traineeship
Launch your career in global financial services by developing core skills and acquiring fundamental knowledge of the Asset Management industry. If you want to make an impact with your work while being supported by smart and motivated colleagues, come find your next opportunity with us, it's what we do together that sets us apart.
J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. is a leading global financial services firm with assets of more than $2.9 trillion, over 240,000 employees and operations in over 60 countries. It operates across four business segments including Asset & Wealth Management, Corporate and Investment Banking, Commercial Banking and Consumer and Community Banking.
J.P. Morgan Asset & Wealth Management, is a global leader in investment and wealth management. Its clients include institutions, high-net-worth individuals and retail investors in every major market throughout the world. The division offers investment management across all major asset classes including equities, fixed income, alternatives, multi-asset and money market funds. For individual investors, the business also provides retirement products and services, brokerage and banking services including trusts and estates, loans, mortgages and deposits.
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.
Reasons to join us
Here at J.P. Morgan Asset Management, we recognise that our people are our greatest asset and this gives us a competitive advantage. Investing in attracting, retaining and developing talent is our top priority and we work hard to create diverse, inclusive teams that support our business and each other. Through the Investment 2020 trainee programme, our aim is to attract a set of enthusiastic, motivated and talented school leavers and graduates to join our business.
You may not have an in depth understanding of the asset management industry, our Traineeship is designed to offer this to you, together with an industry recognised professional qualification, training and learning opportunities. We will place you at core of our firm for 12 months, where you will build your product and industry knowledge gaining hands on experience working in one of the most respected financial institutions in the world. Our aspiration is that programme participants secure permanent roles at the firm following the conclusion of their traineeship and to date we are delighted to have placed over 85% of our trainees.
We’ll assign you a buddy, who will support you throughout the programme, as well as a mentor to help make connections across the firm, guide your career and provide you with experienced advice. Additionally, all of our trainees are part of the wider Investment 2020 trainee community providing you with opportunities to network with other trainees across the industry and participate in social and industry events.
A position within J.P. Morgan puts you at the centre of investment insights and innovation. Join our community and help us make sure we have the right talent to innovate for the future.
What you’ll do
We offer traineeship opportunities across many of our business areas, primarily in Client Services and Operations teams. Your day to day responsibilities will vary depending on which team you join.
What we expect
We are looking for enthusiastic, intellectually curious individuals willing to be given real responsibilities, take on new challenges and who, regardless of background, possess the following attributes:
• Strong communication and interpersonal skills
• Positive attitude with a willingness to learn
• Superior time management, organisational and multi-tasking abilities
• Natural inclination toward a team-based, collaborative environment
• Drive and determination
• Genuine interest in financial services
However, beyond that, what we’re most interested in are the things that make you, you: the personal qualities, outside interests and achievements beyond academia that demonstrate the kind of person you are and the difference you could bring to the team.
How to apply
Apply online by 15th March 2019 by submitting your CV and covering letter answering the following questions:
• Why are you attracted to the trainee programme at J.P. Morgan?
• What makes you a good candidate for this opportunity?
• How you heard about the trainee programme?
Deadline for online applications: 15th March 2019
Interviews at J.P. Morgan in London: April 2019
Start Date: September 2019