Job Category: Sales/Trading/Research

About J.P. Morgan Corporate & Investment Bank

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. The Corporate & Investment Bank provides strategic advice, raises capital, manages risk and extends liquidity in markets around the world.

Treasury Services Department Summary

As one of the world’s largest and most trusted full-service providers, J.P. Morgan’s Treasury Services delivers cash management, trade, liquidity, commercial card and escrow services that resolve the working capital and efficiency challenges that clients face today.

Escrow Business Summary

The Escrow business provides independent third party account solutions and is typically used to mitigate risks pertaining to an underlying transaction – mergers & acquisitions, debt capital markets or litigation. J.P. Morgan’s escrow business is a century-old franchise in the US that was expanded into Asia in 2006, by establishing a hub in Hong Kong. Product capabilities have since been rolled out in Australia, China, Singapore and India. Customers view us as a trusted and financially strong escrow agent and benefit from our global network, product expertise and unrivalled client service.

Position Summary

The Escrow Sales will be responsible for developing the escrow sales effort in Hong Kong. The key focus will be on enhancing our escrow business franchise in the region by increasing sales revenues and deal volume.

Key Accountabilities/Major Responsibilities

  • Deliver agreed sales and revenue targets, by promoting escrow into intermediaries in Hong Kong, as well as partnering with Corporate and Investment Bank, Commercial Bank, and Private Bank businesses.

  • Manage the client facing tasks in Hong Kong from delivering presentations, product specific training and ongoing sales calls to acting as the local escalation point for client service issues.

  • Develop strong working relationship with Hong Kong management and internal bankers. Conduct ongoing product training to internal teams.

  • Negotiate fees, terms and conditions and investment options on escrow deals, in conjunction with the regional product, client services and liquidity teams, respectively.

  • Manage end-to-end structuring and execution of complex transactions, working closely with escrow client services team.

  • Liaise with clients and colleagues globally to develop and sell cross-border solutions, targeting both incoming and outgoing flows from Hong Kong.

  • Identify capability gaps and specific local requirements to the product development team.


  • Aggressiveness, self-motivation, and dedication to the job.

  • A hunter who has the capability to identify business opportunities and persistently pursue the target.

  • Strong communication skills (English and Mandarin) to effectively sell the product to internal and external parties.

  • Confidence to manage relationships with clients and intermediary executives, as well as JPM management in the region.

  • Analytical ability to understand local market requirements and determine appropriate strategy for the product.

  • Collaborative behaviour to get internal support for business objectives and ensure high degree of teamwork to satisfy client expectations.

  • A good understanding of risk and the ability to detect and highlight risk issues.

  • Graduate or undergraduate degree from a recognized university.

  • 10+ years of international banking, cash management and/or escrow experience. Prior knowledge of Asian M&A and PE markets will be an advantage.

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