Commodities analyst, Trainee in London

Commodities analyst, Trainee
Societe Generale
London UK

Job Details

Updated on 2019-08-09


Level of Autonomy and Authority - Define the autonomy of the role and what the job holder can authorise and make decisions on - If applicable

  • High degree of autonomy as the individual would be expected to operate with minimal supervision, report on a timely basis and escalate issues to management at the appropriate time

  • Indirect management and necessity to liaise with numerous teams within the bank inclusive of other trading desks and product control teams in other entities abroad

  • Need to be autonomous and able to report alert to MMG UK management

Competencies - Define a minimum of 10 skills and technical  knowledge that are essential for the Job holder to have

  • Strong background in Economics and Finance (knowledge of plain vanilla products is a minimum – exotic products would be a plus)

  • Knowledge of financial risks and commodity finance would be a plus

  • Strong analytical skills and basic quantitative methods

  • Strong knowledge on VBA code – Python skills would be a plus 

  • Written and oral communication skills – ability to communicate with the trading and other teams

  • Rigorous, punctual and responsible

  • Curiosity - Ability to take initiative and propose solutions

  • Flexibility / Adaptability - Ability to develop macro and handle special request in short period

  • Ability to Work Under Pressure – ability to handle very high business requirements

  • Teamwork - Able to integrate a multi-cultural team

Commodities analyst, Trainee
Societe Generale
London UK