Our client is a well-established and leading Commodity Trading group.
On behalf of our client, Swisslinx is looking for a Middle Officer to join their Freight desk and be responsible for the control of business performance and exposure as well as the delivery of daily reports.
- Calculate the profit/loss, position and risk metrics and produce the daily reports - Maintain open and effective communication and coordinate with each stakeholder on the trading desk, Front Office, Operations & Finance to ensure accuracy of the reports - Analyse and permanently develop understanding of the business and the deals, to ensure maximum control and ownership over the trading desk results - Main tasks include daily P&L and position reporting; price validation; work closely with Finance for the month end closing; and with Market Risk for the VaR calculation; and ad-hoc analysis as per the demand from Management (stress test, liquidity analysis, etc.) - Contribute to the permanent enhancement of the working processes as well as of the systems
- Previous experience working in Middle Office or a similar function within Commodity Trading - Previous exposure to Freight will be preferred - University Degree in a relevant field - Good level understanding of the P&L/ deal economics calculations and of the Market Risk basic concepts - Proficiency in Excel and VBA - Excellent communication skills - Ability to work independently as well as part of a team - Fluent in English - Valid work permit for Switzerland or EU nationality
What's on offer
Our client offers an entrepreneurial environment where your initiatives will be rewarded and you will working with a highly professional team. By applying for this position, I consent to the Swisslinx Group of companies: - storing my personal information (including name, contact details, Identification and CV information etc.) on their internal or external servers for the purpose of informing me of potential employment opportunities - using my personal information or - supplying it to third parties upon express consent for the purpose of informing me of potential job opportunities - transferring where applicable my personal information to a country outside the EEA/EFTA