Commodity Derivative Trader

Location Singapore
Discipline: Commodities
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Freddie Ricks

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Job ref: 2058
Published: 24 days ago

Our client, a leading physical and derivative trading firm, has garnered a strong reputation in the financial industry for its expertise in trading and investment strategies. With a global presence and a focus on maximizing returns, the company is currently seeking skilled and experienced Commodity Derivative Traders to join their team in Singapore. The firm values a proven P/L track record and risk allocation experience, offering a dynamic and rewarding environment for driven traders.

Position Overview:

The role of Commodity Derivative Trader within this esteemed proprietary trading firm offers a challenging yet rewarding opportunity for ambitious professionals with a strong track record in trading derivatives. The successful candidate will play a pivotal role in executing and managing commodity derivative trades across various markets. Reporting to the Head of Trading, the Commodity Derivative Trader will be instrumental in contributing to the firm's continued success and growth.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Execute and manage commodity derivative trades across a diverse range of markets, with a focus on maximizing profit and managing risk.
  • Analyze market trends, economic indicators, and geopolitical factors to make informed trading decisions and develop effective trading strategies.
  • Demonstrate a strong understanding of risk allocation and management, ensuring compliance with the firm's risk parameters and guidelines.
  • Work collaboratively with the research and analytics teams to identify and capitalize on trading opportunities within the commodity derivatives market.
  • Maintain a comprehensive understanding of market regulations and industry best practices, adhering to compliance standards at all times.