Senior Commodities Trader

  • Position Description

    • Possess extensive knowledge and experience trading across the commodities complex or highly specialized in a particular product.

    • Have a thorough understanding of the underlying physical commodity markets that drive the prices of the instruments & products that he/she trades, or take a superior quantitative approach to the market with demonstrated experience designing, testing, implementing, and managing profitable algorithmic trading strategies within the commodity space.

    • Demonstrate an expert understanding of the mechanics of trading and price discovery as well as possess a broad understanding of various trading strategies including, but not limited to: market-making, relative value arbitrage, fundamental, derivatives, etc.

    • Exhibit a thorough understanding of the necessary statistical, technical, programming, and other skill sets necessary to perform their responsibilities at a superior level.

    • Have the ability to manage price risk while generating and implementing profitable trading ideas within the commodities space.

    • Create and maintain solid relationships within the marketplace as well as possess an entrepreneurial approach and desire to be part of a growing team that works together in seeking opportunities that both promotes the individual and firm simultaneously.
       

  • Requirements
    • 4+ years experience as a Trader with sole discretionary responsibility
    • Price exposure to the commodities markets and a variety of trading instruments
    • Verifiable track record
       
  • Benefits

    • Medical & dental coverage
    • Vacation & holiday pay
    • 401k
    • Health club stipend
    • Fully stocked kitchen
    • Catered lunch once/week

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