Metals Derivatives Trader, UK

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Redstone Commodity Search
  • 19 Apr 18 2018-04-19

Redstone Commodity Search are working with a global metals trading company looking to add a derivatives trader to the team in London.

Redstone Commodity Search focus on offering 360° search solutions to the global commodities markets. With a competitive coverage of Trading Houses, Producers, Majors, Utilities, Merchants, Hedge Funds, Investment Banks and Brokerages; Redstone Commodity Search can confidently offer you an edge in today’s volatile market.

Redstone Commodity Search are working with a global metals trading company looking to add a derivatives trader to the team in London.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

  • Responsible for managing a derivatives trading book of metals futures and options contracts
  • Monitor iron ore and steel markets to inform trading strategies
  • Perform regular risk management of the trading book and implement hedging strategies
  • Work closely with analyst and other trading desks to form overall view of metals markets
  • Reports into Head of Trading

Key Qualifications / Experience

  • At least 10 years’ experience in trading metal products derivatives contracts, preferably iron ore and/or steel
  • Transferable book of business would be a bonus
  • A Series 3 license and degree in Business, Economics, Finance, Mathematics or other relevant course
  • Exceptional sales and analytical skills combined with extensive knowledge of the futures industry focusing on commodity futures and options
  • Located in the UK