JPMorgan Chase JPM Payments - Merchant Services - Relationship Manager - Vice President in Fort Worth, Texas
The CIB Relationship Manager is responsible for the retention and growth of their assigned portfolio through a proactive and strategic management approach. A disciplined, firm-wide collaborative approach is essential to deliver on our service commitments. The relationship manager will manage a portfolio of clients, addressing their day-to-day support needs, increasing revenue through the cross-selling of products and services, establish and maintain strong relationships with key decision-makers and act as a consultant to all assigned clients. Service standards are foundational, which includes Quarterly Business Reviews, Weekly Status calls, technical and regulatory updates, etc. Further value added support standards are customized on a client-by-client basis.
This role directs the management of strategic client relationships through both face-to-face and non-face to face communication channels, written and verbal. This includes negotiating contracts needed to meet retention and consulting goals. Management of assigned portfolio includes regular status reporting and ongoing maintenance of portfolio database system used to measure performance and/or results.
Travel will be required to merchant locations nationally
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Directs the management of all account relationships within an assigned portfolio, typically through both face-to-face and non-face to face communication channels, written and verbal. This includes negotiating contracts needed to meet retention and consulting goals. Management of assigned portfolio includes regular status reporting and ongoing maintenance of portfolio database system used to measure performance and/or results.
Provide guidance and consultative advice and support pertaining to the regulatory and operational impact of PSD2.
Acts as transaction processing consultant for clients providing alternative processing solutions and options. Monitors and analyzes financial consequences of processing methods, and works with clients to minimize their costs in this area.
Identifies improvements to existing systems/products, and opportunities for new products and services. Sells value-added products or services to existing accounts.
Develops and implements educational programs designed to improve client's transaction processing performance.
Works with internal departments to ensure a high level of support for the client. Examples include resolving software, hardware, and policy problems.
Manages communications with lines of business partners to ensure a unified account management strategy with client base.
Identifies and implements processes to reduce companies operating expense.
Minimum of 8 years of relationship management, sales or contract negotiation experience
Financial and payment industry knowledge and expertise, as well as a thorough understanding of the international regulatory and changing European legislation and the operational impact of the Payment Service Directive II is preferred.
Knowledge of payment processing industry, acquiring and/or merchant
Demonstrated ability to grow and expand relationships with Fortune 500 caliber clients
Knowledge of computer software systems including word processing, spreadsheets and databases
Strategic view point but also actively engaged in the details to support client needs
Strong communication skills, both verbal and written.
Strong time-management skills; ability to multi-task, prioritize, meet dynamic deadlines.
Must be able to travel nationally up to 30% annually
JPMorgan Chase & Co., one of the oldest financial institutions, offers innovative financial solutions to millions of consumers, small businesses and many of the world's most prominent corporate, institutional and government clients under the J.P. Morgan and Chase brands. Our history spans over 200 years and today we are a leader in investment banking, consumer and small business banking, commercial banking, financial transaction processing and asset management.
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