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Alternative Fund Services - Transfer Agency - Team Leader - Hyderabad



Hyderabad, Telangana, India
Posted on Thursday, July 11, 2024

Job Description

Job title

Team Leader – CIB - Alternative Fund Services – Transfer Agency

Short Description

Build your career in Hedge Fund & Private Equity operations components while working in the world’s most innovative bank.

Posting description

J.P. Morgan's Corporate & Investment Bank 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.

Alternative Fund Services is a division within the CIB that provides fund administration and middle office services to single manager hedge funds, private equity, and fund of hedge funds. AFS is one of JPMorgan's fastest growing businesses and one of the fastest growing administrators in the market. Today AFS has over $540 billion in assets under administration and custody, over 1,200 employees and offices in New York, Boston, Dublin, Hong Kong, London and Sydney.

IR Ops is responsible for processing investor transactions and static data changes, maintaining the investor registers, pricing, producing and distributing reporting and responding to inbound inquiries. The team engages in strong partnership with the global IR teams in the Americas and Europe.

Job Responsibilities
  • Onboard investors and respective contacts as part of the Hedge Fund & Private Equity Fund launch and subsequent closes
  • Update and maintain the investor level bank/wire information in the source systems, contact information and static/accounting data in applicable systems based on the requests received
  • Upload and release the fund notices to applicable investors based on the requests received
  • Perform end to end review of the updates made and ensure accuracy and compliance with set procedures
  • Train and support new hires in the process as applicable
  • Anticipate, proactively communicate and escalate issues to Manager in a timely fashion
  • Work on assigned and ad hoc projects for clients and internally
Required qualifications, capabilities and skills
  • Bachelor Degree in Commerce or any other similar stream
  • Minimum of 4 years work experience in the data maintenance or transaction processing
  • Relevant experience in client onboarding, AML/KYC operations would be ideal
  • Experience using applications like Investran and Data Exchange would be a plus
Preferred qualifications, capabilities and skills
  • Professional and proactive approach to work, positive attitude and ability to solve problems
  • Attention to details with excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Good team player credentials with willingness to follow set procedures
  • Ability to work with a high level of precision in a fast paced, deadline driven environment and ability to work independently with strong follow through