Trading Analyst London £50,000 - £60,000 plus benefits / allowances subject to experience and circumstances
Glencore, headquartered in Baar, Switzerland is one of the world's leading integrated producers and marketers of over 90 commodities that industries around the world need. Glencore has worldwide activities in the production, sourcing, processing, refining, transporting, storage, financing and supply of metals and minerals, energy products and agricultural products. We strive to be a reliable and competitive partner in the markets in which we serve and to support our customers and suppliers at each stage of their expansion and development.
Based in London, the Trading Analyst required for the desk will carry out analysis by gathering economic and strategic data, which will be used by the traders when devising trading strategies integral to their business.
Use appropriate techniques and principles to conduct pre-trade and post-trade analysis Modelling of fundamental supply, demand balance and trade flow of the products traded Keeping track of global oil movements through vessel tracking that impacts pricing of physical cargoes Sitting on the trading floor, develop models to improve forecast of fundamental and price data Analyse the information collected and highlight anomalies in the market that could lead to trading opportunities Communicate results effectively with traders and senior management.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:
Educated to Bachelor's Degree at 2.1 or above (Economics, Mathematics, Engineering, or similar) Some relevant experience in the Finance or Energy or Oil industry Highly numerate, with good problem-solving and analytical skills Highly motivated and organized, with the ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines Confidence to question the status quo Must be capable of working with significant autonomy and ensuring analysis is focused on delivering practical business benefits Excellent verbal and communication skills Ability to code in one of the following languages is required (VBA, Python, SQL) Driven with strong commercial acumen.
Posting date: Tuesday 16 June 2020 Please apply online attaching your CV by Tuesday 14 July 2020