Operations Analyst

  • £35k-£40k + competitive bonus
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Non-disclosed
  • 04 Feb 18 2018-02-04

Operations Analyst – Gas & Power, Metals – Futures, Options, Swaps, Derivatives, Physical A Leading International Trade House is looking to recruit an Operations Analyst on a permanent basis to work in their London HQ. As part of a Global team, the role will support primarily the European Gas & Power Team, with extensive exposure to the metals/freight team as well. Ensure that all the operations are properly executed, and issues are solved in a timely manner and proper downstream systematic flow.

Operations Analyst – Gas & Power, Metals – Futures, Options, Swaps, Derivatives, Physical

A Leading International Trade House is looking to recruit an Operations Analyst on a permanent basis to work in their London HQ. As part of a Global team, the role will support primarily the European Gas & Power Team, with extensive exposure to the metals/freight team as well.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES TO INCLUDE

  • Working with business stakeholders to ensure that all the operations are properly executed, and issues are solved in a timely manner and proper downstream systematic flow. Key support to the Iron Ore, Freight, Oil, Base Metal, European Gas and Power and FX trading desks. Understand of exchanges and products.
  • Reconciling trades against the clearing brokers, banks, counterparties and exchanges ensuring that our records match the multiple internal and external systems
  • Performing market operation including early terminations, futures deliveries, trade breaks and exchange issues
  • Facilitating the trading of new products and implement new processes to support the growing commodity business
  • Communicating with external counterparties on OTC swap and option transactions
  • Maintaining relationships with Front Office, Middle Office, Brokers and Clearing Brokers

KEY EXPERINENCE MUST INCLUDE

  • Commodities experience is essential
  • Strong understanding of the Futures/Swaps/Options      
  • Regulatory & Compliance understanding – support best practice at all times
  • Functional Competencies and Behavioural Competencies             
  • Good Excel Skills – including VBA              
  • Ability to prioritize and react quickly to multiple tasks    
  • Strong communication skills
  • Good systems understanding (in-house and commodity specific)