Securities, LDNY Commodities Trader, Analyst

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Goldman Sachs International
  • 22 May 18 2018-05-22

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MORE ABOUT THIS JOB SECURITIES
Our core value is building strong relationships with our institutional clients, which include corporations, financial service providers, and fund managers. We help them buy and sell financial products on exchanges around the world, raise funding, and manage risk. This is a dynamic, entrepreneurial team with a passion for the markets, with individuals who thrive in fast-paced, changing environments and are energized by a bustling trading floor.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS SECURITIES
Our core value is building strong relationships with our institutional clients, which include corporations, financial service providers, and fund managers. We help them buy and sell financial products on exchanges around the world, raise funding, and manage risk. This is a dynamic, entrepreneurial team with a passion for the markets, with individuals who thrive in fast-paced, changing environments and are energized by a bustling trading floor.

YOUR IMPACT
The European Oil Products desk is looking to fill a junior trader support role. The desk covers all refined oil products across the three main trading hubs; US, Europe and Singapore. Initial responsibilities will include supporting the traders with risk analysis, infrastructure building and maintenance, data scrapping and analysis. The role will lead to trade execution and franchise market making .

OUR IMPACT
The Securities Division enables our clients to buy and sell financial products, raise funding and manage risk. We make markets and facilitate client transactions in fixed income, equity, currency and commodity products. In addition, we make markets in and clear client transactions on major stock, options and futures exchanges worldwide. Fixed income, currency and commodities teams transact in a variety of assets, including interest rate products (such as government bonds, treasury bills and other highly liquid instruments), credit products, mortgages, currencies and commodities.

HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL

  • Maintaining and developing pricing sheets
  • Data scrapping various sources for fundamental and technical analysis.
  • Sending regular market updates/runs/axes to sales and clients
  • Liaise with sales people & desk strategists to find adapted solutions for our clients
  • Manage day-to-day administration of the book (risk reports, position clean-up) as well as aggregating and analysing data relevant to our markets.
  • Generate trade ideas and develop tools to flag market opportunities
SKILLS & EXPERIENCE WE'RE LOOKING FOR
  • 1-3 years' experience in sales, trading or strats
  • Demonstrate interest of commodities markets
  • Strong analytical thinking and decision making skills
  • Ability to work effectively with people and strong attention to detail
  • Ability to synthesize and dissect large amounts of information in a fast-paced & dynamic environment
  • Quantitative background and technical skill set


ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.

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