Systematic Commodities Portfolio Manager

Location New York
Discipline: Hedge Funds & Proprietary Trading
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Adam Harris

Contact email: adam.harris@venturesearch.com
Job ref: 2385
Published: 27 days ago

Portfolio Manager - Systematic Commodities

New York

We are currently seeking a talented and experienced Systematic Portfolio Manager to join our clients commodities trading team at a multi bn $ HF. In this role, you will be responsible for the development and execution of systematic trading strategies focused on commodities.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement systematic trading strategies for commodities, utilizing quantitative analysis and modeling techniques
  • Conduct research and analysis on commodity markets, staying abreast of market trends and developments
  • Monitor trading positions and risk exposure, and make adjustments as necessary
  • Collaborate with other members of the commodities trading team to optimize trading strategies and enhance risk management processes
  • Evaluate the performance of trading strategies and make recommendations for improvements
  • Stay up to date with the latest developments in trading technology and identify opportunities to improve trading processes

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's or advanced degree in finance, economics, mathematics, or a related field
  • At least 5 years of experience in systematic portfolio management, with a focus on commodities trading
  • Strong knowledge of commodity markets and trading strategies, with a track record of successful trading performance
  • Experience with quantitative analysis, data modeling, and programming languages such as Python, MATLAB, or R
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Strong communication skills, with the ability to explain complex concepts to both technical and non-technical stakeholders
  • A passion for the financial markets and a drive to succeed in a fast-paced and competitive environment