Middle Office Analyst / Officer - Global Private Commodity Trading Group

  • Competitive Base + Bonus
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • RefinedSearch
  • 14 Jan 19

Our client, a top tier, global, private commodity trading house, is looking to add a Middle Office Analyst / Officer to the European energy middle office team. You should be a confident self-starter and revel in a role that is broad in mandate and provides growth opportunities. The role would be ideally suited to someone with 1-3 years prior middle office experience, either in commodities or other financial markets, but the client will also consider recent graduates with financial / trading floor internships and numerate Degrees. This is a great opportunity to learn, grow and push your career forward.

The role will involve a combination of the following:

  • Daily P&L Production
  • Daily Position Reporting 
  • Curve Marking 
  • Trade Entry and Deal life Cycle events.
  • Resolution of Trader P&L queries
  • Providing support to UK Generation Business 

Knowledge wise you should be comfortable with OTC and Exchange Traded Products including Futures/Swaps and Options and the deal life cycle with appreciation of operational risks and mitigating control activities. The understanding of Physical assets and Optimisation is advantageous. 

Ideally you will show an interest and understanding of commodity markets including key drivers, pricing issues and trader strategies.  You should be comfortable problem solving, have exceptional attention to detail, have the ability to meet deadlines and work under pressure, and have exceptional communication skills.

Technically strong Excel skills are essential and SQL/Python knowledge is advantageous.