Securities, Crude Derivatives Trading, Associate, New York

  • Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA New York NY US
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Goldman Sachs USA
  • 16 Aug 18 2018-08-16

Securities, Crude Derivatives Trading, Associate, New York

Our core value is building strong relationships with our institutional clients, which include corporations, financial service providers, and fund managers. We help them buy and sell financial products on exchanges around the world, raise funding, and manage risk. This is a dynamic, entrepreneurial team with a passion for the markets, with individuals who thrive in fast-paced, changing environments and are energized by a bustling trading floor.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS The crude derivatives team is responsible for WTI & Brent swaps, futures, vanilla option and exotics market making and risk management. The desk faces a diverse customer base servicing both corporates, primarily oil producers and airlines, as well as speculative clients, ranging from energy only hedge funds to global macro funds to asset managers.

Incoming Associate would be expected to develop analytics to assist in portfolio risk management decisions, understand underlying crude fundamentals, interface with sales to facilitate client flows, and efficiently execute appropriate hedges in the open market as well as provide general support to other traders on the team.


  • Interest in crude markets
  • Understanding of basic options theory
  • 3+ years of work experience
  • Candidates with vol trading/options trading encouraged to apply
  • Strong communications skills both written and verbal
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.

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