Trading Analyst

​We are looking for a Trading Analyst to join the London-based Light Ends Product Trading Team of a leading integrated energy company.

You will report directly to the Head of Light Ends Products Trading role and, under supervision of senior members of the team, will be responsible for contributing to the development and execution of the trading strategy.

This role is for you if you have an interest in energy and trading, are self-motivated and proactive and have a numerate degree.

The role

As an integrated member of Light Ends Product Trading team, the primary activities are:

  • Supporting traders

  • Reporting, research and calculations

  • “ad hoc” requests assigned by the team /line manager

Responsibilities

  • Supporting traders with analysis, data entry, cargo tracking and dealing with middle office for P&L reconciliation

  • Preparation of various reports, calculations and research projects such as market analysis, trading activity, market structure, track refiner turnarounds:

  • Assistance with risk management and market monitoring (learn basics

  • Dealing with other deaprtments and trading desks overseas as instructed by traders

  • Dealing with Counterparties as instructed by traders.

Skills and qualifications

  • University Degree in a quantitative subject (Engineering, Math, Statistics, Physics or IT)

  • Strong mathematics and programming skills.

  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office.

  • Strong quantitative and analytical skills.

  • Ability to develop skills such as strategic thinking, decisiveness and risk awareness.

  • Flexibility to operate in challenging and ever changing environment.

  • Well organised and good attention to detail.

  • Result oriented approach and ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines.

  • Self-motivated and proactive, responsible and reliable.

  • Excellent communication and strong interpersonal skills.

  • Drive, innovation and genuine interest in energy and trading.

  • Strong team player and positive attitude.

  • Understanding of trading concept.

To find out more about this or other similar roles please contact Orit Brown on orit@elevenrecruitment.com or 01565 626767