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Department Profile The Commodities Division is a market leader in energy, metals, and agricultural product trading worldwide whose professionals trade in both physical and derivative commodity risk.
Position Description: The role primarily entails providing access to commodity markets and products to a wide variety of clients including pension funds, asset managers, sovereign wealth funds and family offices. Working within a global team, the investor group is able to create tailored exposures that meet the needs of each client individually.
The majority of the team's activities are centred around index products that give investors the ability to benefit from the performance of a diversified group of commodities. In addition, long/short and other non-directional strategies allow clients to gain exposure to the risk premia inherent within the commodities markets.
Strong interpersonal/relationship building skills
Confidence in telephone, written and face to face interactions
Excellent team player
Ability to multi-task in a high pressure, high frequency trading environment
Understand key macro, commodity and FX specific events that drive client opportunities
An awareness of our changing regulatory landscape and its future impact on resource allocation
Strong attention to detail
Outstanding analytical and quantitative skills
Keen desire to work in a Sales & Trading environment
Additional languages a plus
Bachelor's degree or equivalent from a recognised university or equivalent
The salary of this role is competitive. The closing date for applications is 28/07/2017.
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