Junior Trading Assistant

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The Company

ArrowResources AG is a global commodity trading house headquartered in Switzerland and is seeking candidates for an exciting opportunity to join its rapidly growing business. The ArrowResources group of companies is an integrated commodities trading house, actively trading base metals, concentrates, ores, natural gas, LNG, power, crude oil and oil products.We are looking for a Trader Assistant to support the Base and Precious Metals Derivatives desk at ArrowMetals. The Derivatives desk has recently grown substantially in scope – this role represents a unique opportunity for a motivated early-career candidate to make your mark, with the aim of becoming a trader.  

Responsibilities

  • Trade capture, amendments, and reconciliation of hedging/proprietary derivatives trades
  • Liaise with physical trading teams for pricing and hedge execution
  • Contribute to price and calendar spread risk management
  • Collaborate with Middle Office to improve post-trade processes and reporting
  • Contribute to market discussion and proprietary trade research/analysis
  • Insuring risks of each transport as well as material in storage
  • Calculation of metal quantities and foreign currency amounts to be priced

 

Background

  • Strong attention to detail
  • A commercial mindset / demonstrated interest in financial markets and risk
  • First work experience (<2 years) in the financial markets in a commercial or operational role, preferably within commodities
  • Strong academic education with a STEM degree
  • Proficiency in Excel, VBA and Python preferred
  • Some familiarity with futures and options on LME/COMEX/LBMA
  • Fluency in English, further languages are of advantage

If this sounds like the right opportunity for you, please apply directly via email to careers@arrowresources.com indicating the reference number.