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JPMorgan Strategic Finance Project Associate 
United States, Delaware 


As an Associate in Business Analysis on the Finance Project Team - Strategic Accounting, you will play a crucial role in supporting our finance organization by working closely with various teams to ensure accounting requirements are met. You will have the opportunity to contribute to the design of accounting architecture, analyze controls, and participate in testing processes, all while building strong relationships with stakeholders and promoting improvements in our control environment.

Job responsibilities

  • Provide and document detailed accounting requirements for finance organization adhering to US and local General Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
  • Liaise with controllers organization to document requirements and pain points to include in design accounting architecture design
  • Work closely with operations support and technology areas to ensure requirements align and met between both organizations, liaise with PMO and assist with overall governance
  • Ensure strategic infrastructure design meets Finance Principles and Big Rules established
  • Analyze controls to ensure the strategic infrastructure operates within a solid control environment- including identifying any opportunities for process and control improvements
  • Write and execute User Acceptance Testing (UAT) test cases; participate in End To End (E2E), production parallel and conversion testing
  • Communicate updates to finance stakeholders and engage for review and design decision throughout the project lifecycle.

Required qualifications, capabilities, and skills

  • You must be a self-starter who is able to work in a fast paced, result focused environment.
  • Minimum 3 years of finance experience/ experience as controller or accounting/general ledger support function
  • Understanding of general ledger and accounting functions and processes
  • Strong working knowledge of MS Excel (Pivot tables, v-lookups), PowerPoint and Word

Preferred qualifications, capabilities, and skills

  • Previous knowledge of derivative products and derivative accounting experience
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills; including root cause analysis and ability to provide solutions
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills; strong presentation skills, attention to detail and ability to work independently
  • Organized and self-motivate, strong multitasking, interpersonal, relationship building and prioritizing skills

This position is not eligible for sponsorship.