Commercial Business Analyst

  • Competitive
  • Shanghai, Shanghai Shi, China
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Trafigura
  • 13 Sep 16

- To ensure the company has accurate information in terms of - Profit and loss reporting - Marked to market of future business against current market expectations - In house system data capture - Monitoring of hedging of physical business on the London Metal Exchange , the Shanghai Future Exchange and OTC market for foreign exchange. - To provide management with a clear and transparent view of all risks and exposures.

Key Responsibilities

  • Ensure accuracy and timeliness of commercial p&l reporting.
  • Maintain Chinese domestic marked to market report for forward business.
  • Ensure the integrity of data capture in the in house computer systems.
  • Monitor derivative futures positions used to hedge physical business to ensure price and foreign exchange risk is eliminated and commercial opportunities are exploited to the maximum.
  • Ensure accuracy of commercial terms in contracts, maintain unsigned contract list .
  • Ad hoc tasks.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Educated to degree level.
  • High pass grade required from reputable University.
  • Strong numeric and communication skill required.
  • Outward going, keen and enthusiastic candidate who can develop quickly a strong commercial understanding of our business.
  • 2 years’ experience in an international environment is preferred, but not essential.
  • A proven track record in working under pressure to deadlines, whilst maintaining high standards in terms of accuracy and quality of work.
  • To work extensively with the in house computer system, excel, word and PowerPoint.
  • Proven team player.
  • Excellent written and verbal English language skills (minimum CET level 6. TEM level 8 preferred, but not essential)