Senior Oil Trader

Job Description

Tasks

  • Trading of petroleum markets on a speculative, fundamental basis, preferably with a focus on light ends
  • Proposing and executing trading strategies on refined products and crude
  • Participating to the inputs of medium-term balances on refined products and crude
  • Monitoring market trends, geopolitics and regulatory changes
  • Closely collaborating with other traders, analysts and other functions of the business

Profile

  • University Degree in a highly numerical discipline (mathematics, engineering, economics)
  • At least 5 years of experience in trading proprietary petroleum markets, in an oil company, a trading house or a hedge fund
  • Strong knowledge of global petroleum markets and respective fundamentals, good knowledge of refining and blending economics
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills, ability to deal with high levels of complexity
  • Fluency in English, French, Russian, Arabic or German knowledge an advantage