Senior Quantitative Analyst

  • Location

    Surrey

  • Sector:

    Trading, Origination and Sales, Gas, Power and LNG

  • Salary:

    Competitive

  • Contact:

    Anthony Baron

  • Contact email:

    anthony@elevenrecruitment.com

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)1565 626767

  • Job ref:

    B - J7185

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-02-26

  • Consultant:

    ConsultantDrop

​Experienced Senior Quantitative Analyst wanted to join a global integrated supply and trading business, seeking passionate individuals with an entrepreneurial mind-set to drive change from within its business.

You will be working as part of the Front office in the European Gas Optimization and Trading team.

If this sounds like you, and you have experience in energy/commodity trading and financial/energy risk management then get in touch to find out more.

The role:

If successful you will take responsibility for providing quantitative analysis, derivatives expertise, structuring/asset valuation, statistical modelling and opportunity identification to support commercial and trading activities/studies. The key deliverables include:

  • Providing quantitative analyses to stakeholders as part of the front-office team.

  • Leveraging detailed market understanding to develop and recommend profitable trading and hedging strategies

  • Developing, validating and maintaining trade valuation, risk management and financial simulation models

  • Conducting financial, commercial and statistical analysis for projects, and supporting market-based asset valuation studies

  • Driving trading and project value-add in all interactions across the role’s wide portfolio in trading, commercial and business development

  • Remaining knowledgeable about leading-edge developments, analytical techniques, technologies and tools in quantitative analytics

Skills and experience :

  • Master’s Degree level (or equivalent) in a numeric discipline e.g. Engineering, Science, Economics, Finance, Mathematics or Statistics

  • Strong communication & interpersonal skills

  • The ability to collaborate effectively with internal & external customers

  • A creative approach to problem solving

  • The ability to work with multi-cultural global team

  • Experience in energy/commodity trading and financial/energy risk management

  • Experience of quantitative financial analysis and possess the ability to apply to a wide range of scenarios across different businesses

  • Experience and understanding of derivatives, energy risk management techniques and their application to commodity trading

  • Experience and knowledge of data modelling, and proficiency with R, Python or Matlab

  • Ability to demonstrate innovative and analytical thinking, intellectual rigor, strong drive and desire to lead change

Ideally you will hold a relevant market certification, such as FRM, ERP or CQF and have experienced/knowledge across crude oil or refined products markets.

Please contact Anthony Baron for more details or click to apply.