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Macquarie Group
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Macquarie Group
in Galena Park, TX, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Trading Analyst
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Trading Analyst - Crude and Fuel

Job no: CGM-948647
Work type: Full time
Location: Houston
Group: Commodities and Global Markets
Division: Commodity Markets and Finance
Recruiter: Sophie Miller Chatfield

We are looking to hire a trading analyst based in the Houston office to join our Physical Oil business and support the Fuel and Crude team.  In this role you will be a subject matter expert across oil products and Macquaries systems ensuring accurate reporting of position and profit and loss daily.  This is an incredible opportunity to work directly with the front office. The successful candidate will initially work as part of a global Middle Office team to gain expertise across Macquaries trading systems and a broad knowledge of the business operation with the opportunity to move to the desk once the candidate has demonstrated the required level of proficiency.

In this job you will;

  • have ownership of the position and P&L reporting. This also includes operational management of any position models and manual processes and the month-end hand over of P&L to Finance
  • lead initiatives to improve processes.  This will include identifying areas for improving accuracy, efficiency and the speed and quality of data
  • act as the point of escalation for issues with automatic trades and support the front office with the entry of non-standard or new trade types
  • work closely with the risk team to ensure that all price curves used to value positions are correctly calculated and implemented into the appropriate tools and systems. 

The successful candidate will have;

  • 2-5 years relevant experience in energy commodities working in a middle office, finance or risk role
  • a university degree in Mathematics, Engineering, Computer Science, Finance, Accounting or Business, or relevant professional qualification
  • experience in mark-to-market accounting
  • experience in process improvement
  • proficient in the use of Trading Systems
  • technical knowledge of valuation and position modeling methodologies
  • ability to demonstrate learning agility across new processes, technology and applications.

Find out more about Macquarie careers at  

Commodities and Global Markets provides clients with an integrated, end-to-end offering across global markets including equities, fixed income, foreign exchange and commodities.

Commodities Markets and Finance (CMF) operates in London, Geneva, Sydney, Melbourne, Houston, Calgary, New York, Singapore, Seoul, Jakarta and Tokyo, providing products and solutions to a broad customer base across the energy sector. 

Traded energy products include natural gas, liquefied natural gas (LNG), natural gas liquids (NGLs), power, crude oil, coal, refined products and carbon emissions. In addition, the division is active across all physical energy products: natural gas, power, LNG, oil, NGLs and coal. Energy Markets also provides storage and transportation services, and commodities-based financing. 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, marital status, gender identity or any other impermissible criterion or circumstance. Macquarie also takes affirmative action in support of its policy to hire and advance in employment individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

Advertised: 03 Oct 2019 Central Daylight Time
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