Grains Portfolio Manager (Hedge Fund), New York

  • Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Redstone Commodity Search
  • 22 Jan 18 2018-01-22

Redstone Commodity Search are working with a mid-sized, multistrategy hedge fund seeking to hire a Grains Portfolio Manager for their office in New York. The fund invests in commodities, equities, FX, rates and vol strategies, and utilizes both quantitative and fundamental strategies.

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Redstone Commodity Search are working with a mid-sized, multistrategy hedge fund seeking to hire a Grains Portfolio Manager for their office in New York. The fund invests in commodities, equities, FX, rates and vol strategies, and utilizes both quantitative and fundamental strategies

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

  • Responsible for managing the trading, research analysis and PnL of the grains portfolio
  • Refinement and development of the existing price forecasting models for the grains complex
  • Maintaining and running S&D balances with support of an analyst
  • Developing models and trading strategies for crush, time and interproduct spread trading. Utilizing both relative value and directional trading to maximize PnL
  • The position reports to the CIO

Key Qualifications / Experience

  • Preferably 10 years of total trading experience in grains. A combination of cash and proprietary trading would be ideal
  • Excellent fundamental understanding of the grains market and related supply and demand mechanics
  • Candidate should have a profitable proprietary trading track record of at least 5 years, with annual PnL of $10m+
  • Candidate must be a US citizen or have authorization to work unrestricted in the US
  • Located in New York (or happy to relocate)