Commodities

Commodities

Data Scientist

Our client is a global leader in food & beverage consumer trends, specialising in sustainable, natural, and plant-based ingredients and solutions. Catering to large, attractive, and rapidly growing end-use categories, they generated an impressive £12 billion in revenue last year. They are currently seeking a Data Scientist to join their team in London. Work Arrangement: Hybrid (2 days in the office) Sponsorship: Not available Perks: Fancy lunch and drinks on Fridays Salary: From £70k Key Responsibilities: Maintain and develop the Value-at-Risk (VaR) model for commodity and currency exposures using Python. Develop a user interface for end-users. Engage with Business Unit stakeholders to understand needs and scope risk-related projects. Perform data analysis and visualisation to identify patterns and insights in traded markets and positions. Apply and refine analytical/machine learning models to solve business problems. Implement and communicate model results and visualisations to drive business value. Ideal Candidate: STEM degree with strong coding skills. 3+ years of data science experience with real-world data. Proficient in Python, SQL, and other data science tools. Strong understanding of VaR modelling, stress testing, and financial derivatives. Experience in time series modelling. Skilled in visualising complex data for diverse audiences. Advanced qualifications in mathematics, statistics, and machine learning preferred.

Negotiable
London
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Senior/Junior Machine Learning Quant Researcher

Company Overview: A leading hedge fund based in New York City, specializing in quantitative investment strategies that combines rigorous quantitative research with advanced technology to capitalize on market opportunities across global financial markets. Job Description: They are seeking both Senior and Junior Machine Learning Quantitative Researchers to join their dynamic team. As a member of their research group, you will collaborate closely with portfolio managers, data scientists, and technologists to develop and implement cutting-edge machine learning models and quantitative trading strategies. Responsibilities: Research and Development: Conduct research to develop, refine, and implement machine learning models for alpha generation and risk management. Data Analysis: Analyze large datasets to identify patterns, correlations, and predictive signals relevant to financial markets. Model Implementation: Translate research prototypes into production-grade code that can be deployed in live trading environments. Collaboration: Work closely with portfolio managers to integrate quantitative research insights into investment strategies. Optimization: Continuously optimize and enhance existing models to improve performance and efficiency. Qualifications: For Senior Researchers: Advanced degree (Ph.D. preferred) in Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics, Physics, Engineering, or a related quantitative field. Proven track record of developing and deploying machine learning models in a financial or trading environment. Strong programming skills in languages such as Python, R, or C++. Deep understanding of financial markets and quantitative trading strategies. Leadership and mentorship experience is a plus. For Junior Researchers: Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics, Physics, Engineering, or a related quantitative field. Some experience or coursework in machine learning and data analysis. Proficiency in programming languages such as Python, R, or MATLAB. Interest in financial markets and quantitative finance. Strong analytical and problem-solving skills. Additional Skills: Experience with libraries and frameworks such as TensorFlow, PyTorch, or scikit-learn. Familiarity with big data technologies (e.g., Hadoop, Spark) is a plus. Excellent communication skills and ability to work effectively in a collaborative team environment. Benefits: Competitive compensation package including base salary and performance-based bonuses. Comprehensive benefits package (healthcare, dental, vision, retirement). Opportunity for professional growth and career advancement in a dynamic and intellectually stimulating environment.

US$200000 - US$450000 per year + Performance Based Bonus
New York
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Quantitative Power Trader

I am working with an 8 billion AUM hedge fund looking to bring on an experienced Systematic Power Trader/Portfolio Manager. The firm takes a fundamental approach to their research and strategy development with a Systematic/Quantitative execution. They are looking for someone with the following: Requirements: Minimum 5 years track record trading Energy products. Experience with fundamental research in Energy Markets Familiar with Python Master degree or higher in a Quantitative field. Responsibilities: Manage a large book focused on Power markets but open to other Energy products as well Research and implement new strategies Work with researchers and analyst to best optimize execution of trades.

US$250000 - US$300000 per year + +bonus or PnL split
New York
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Teamlead Accounting (m/w/d)

Aufgaben: Als Teamleiter*in setzen Sie unsere Core Values um und fördern die persönliche Entwicklung Ihrer Mitarbeitenden. Sie sind verantwortlich für die Führung und Pflege der Hauptbuchkonten. Sie gewährleisten die ordnungsgemäße Erstellung von Monats-, Quartals- und Jahresabschlüssen nach nationalen und internationalen Rechnungslegungsvorschriften (HGB, IFRS). Sie übernehmen die Debitoren- und Kreditorenabwicklung der Gesellschaften in Deutschland und führen die Anlagenbuchhaltung durch. Sie sind der erste Ansprechpartner für Wirtschaftsprüfer. Sie bringen Ihr Fachwissen in die Weiterentwicklung der Accounting-Prozesse und EDV-Systeme (SAP) ein. Profil: Erfolgreich abgeschlossene Prüfung als IHK-Bilanzbuchhalter oder eine vergleichbare Ausbildung (z. B. Studium). Gute Kenntnisse in SAP FI und MS Office sowie Erfahrung in der Haupt- und Anlagenbuchhaltung. Buchhaltungserfahrung mit entsprechender Bilanzsicherheit. Erste Führungserfahrung und Begeisterung für die Motivation und Weiterentwicklung des Teams. Sehr gute Englisch- und Deutschkenntnisse.

Negotiable
Baden-Württemberg
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Head of Finance & Accounting

Aufgaben: Leitung des Finanzteams für die DACH-Region mit ~20 Mitarbeitern in Kreditoren-/Debitorenbuchhaltung und allgemeiner Buchführung Sicherstellung der Einhaltung von Rechnungslegungsstandards und gesetzlichen Anforderungen Durchführung von Bilanzabstimmungen gemäß Konzernrichtlinien Führung der Treasury- und Steueragenda entsprechend der Finanzpolitik der Gruppe Zusammenarbeit mit internen und externen Prüfern Beratung der Kollegen in Fragen der Rechnungslegung Überwachung der Kassenbestände und Überweisung von Geldern an die Gruppe Verwaltung konzerninterner Transaktionen und Abstimmungen Sicherstellung fristgerechter gesetzlicher Berichterstattung Abstimmung mit der Finanzabteilung der Intertek-Gruppe und dem Unternehmenssekretariat Einhaltung von Kernkontrollen und Ethikkodex Verantwortung als Prokurist für die DACH-Region Profil: Bachelor-Abschluss in Betriebswirtschaftslehre oder vergleichbare Qualifikation mit Schwerpunkt Finanzen/Accounting Über 5 Jahre Berufserfahrung im Rechnungswesen, idealerweise in einer Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft oder einem größeren Unternehmen Erfahrung in der Leitung von Finanzteams von Vorteil Sehr gute Deutsch- und Englischkenntnisse Analytisches Denkvermögen und Umsetzen von Datenanalysen in handlungsorientierte Pläne Organisationstalent und Steuerung von Geschäftsprozessen Fundierte Kenntnisse der gesetzlichen und rechtlichen Anforderungen im Rechnungswesen Sicherer Umgang mit Finanzsoftware und MS Office, besonders Excel Reisebereitschaft von ca. 10-15 %

Negotiable
Baden-Württemberg
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Vice President - Valuations & Pricing (Power & Gas)

Selby Jennings is exclusively partnered with a leading global investment bank that is hiring a Vice President to support the Commodity Trading group in Houston. This hire will join the Valuation Control & Pricing team, working with Global Heads of Commodities Valuations, Market Risk, and Trading to support their North American Power, Gas, and Renewable Energies desks. The firm is looking for an expert in Energy markets: power and/or natural gas are required, but experience with renewable energy, oil, or refined products could be a good fit as well. Given the high trading volume across these markets, this hire is crucial to the business and will work in a very cross-functional capacity. This individual will own relationships with Traders/Desks, Quantitative Research teams, & Risk. The firm has committed to the growth of its commodities business and has identified Houston as one of its most strategic growth areas globally. **This firm will consider candidates who are open to relocating to Houston** **This firm can provide sponsorship** Responsibilities: Accountable for managing the entire valuation control framework for the North American Power, Gas, and Renewables desks, encompassing independent price verification, prudent valuation adjustments, stress testing, and fair value measurement. Evaluate and scrutinize complex transactions within the Global Gas business, ensuring that trading activities are appropriately constrained and controlled. Detect emerging valuation risks and enhance methodologies to ensure that valuation controls precisely capture market dynamics and improve control efficiency. Work closely with quantitative & and model review teams to assess trading model limitations and implement necessary alternative controls/adjustments. Own relationships across commercial teams and Finance, Technology, and Risk, offering insightful analysis on month-end results, illiquid and concentrated valuation positions, revenues from new deals, complex transactions, and new products. Engage in and contribute to projects within the team and the broader Finance organization, collaborating with Front Office, Quality Reporting, and Technology groups. Participate in regulatory examinations and address inquiries from regulators. Requirements: 7+ years of experience working within energy markets for a financial institution, investment bank, asset-back trading firm, utility company, prop trading firm, or relevant business Energy markets/products experience is required. Gas and/or Power experience is required. Quantitatively aligned & interested in financial markets & products Knowledge of financial products or derivatives is a plus

US$110000 - US$155000 per year + Bonus
Houston
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CTA Quantitative Researcher (HFT/MFT) - China market

Our esteemed client is actively seeking an experienced Senior CTA Quantitative HFT Researcher with experience in the China market to join their innovative team. This full-time role offers a unique opportunity for career growth within the dynamic financial sector of Shanghai. It is a core position of the company. Independent or cooperative research and development of (commodity/financial) futures/CTA quantitative strategies, including but not limited to data collection and organization, research and development of quantitative models, construction, implementation, testing, optimization, maintenance of strategy systems, capital and risk management, etc. Expect to become an investment manager to participate in real trading and manage client funds. Job requirements 1. Master's degree or above in computer, statistics, mathematics, financial engineering and other related quantitative majors. 2. Strong independent programming ability and continuous learning and research and development capabilities. 3. 3-5 years of futures CTA quantitative strategy research and development experience. Priority will be given to those with the following strategy types that can trace real performance: 3.1 Futures short cycle/medium and high frequency strategy (from intraday to position holding within 3 days) 3.2 Fundamental quantitative futures strategy based on macro or industrial logic. Apply now and become integral component propelling us towards unprecedented successes together!

Negotiable
Shanghai
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Raw Materials Manager - Zurich

Job Role: Metals Sales Manager Location: Zurich Job Type: Permanent An international metals trading company specialising in the raw materials and aluminium space are looking for someone with a strong growth appetite to join the team. This is an exciting opportunity for someone looking to build on their experience and gain further exposure to the market. If you are looking for a company that will let you work autonomously whilst supporting your growth and development, then this is the perfect opportunity. Skills & Experience Required: 3-5 years' experience in a commercial sourcing role within the raw materials space. Proven track record of PnL responsibility. Understanding of metal production processes. Based in Zurich.

Negotiable
Zurich
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Head of Short Term Trading Desk - Prague/Germany

Head of Short Term Trading Desk - Prague/Germany Are you ready to take charge and drive success at the helm of a top-tier trading desk? A leading European Energy Trading firm is on the hunt for an experienced Head of Short Term Trading. In this pivotal role, not only will you lead with vision but also remain hands-on in power trading strategies that shape markets. You'll be orchestrating efforts from our dynamic hubs while enjoying flexibility through hybrid working arrangements-bestowing upon you the perfect blend of leadership responsibility and direct market engagement. Your professional canvas includes: Strategic Leadership: Oversee all aspects of short-term power trading. Team Development: Cultivate high-performing trade analysts & traders. Hands on Trading: Continue to leverage your experience and be in the thick of things. Embark on this career-defining journey where strategy meets action-you're set up not just to succeed but excel! If shaping futures excites as much it challenges you, this could be the right one for you!

Negotiable
Prague
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Quantitative Researcher Natural Gas

Position Overview: I am working with a well backed energy trading hedge fund looking for a highly skilled and motivated Quantitative Researcher to join their Natural Gas Trading team. The successful candidate will be responsible for developing, implementing, and optimizing quantitative models to support natural gas trading strategies. This role requires a strong foundation in quantitative analysis, statistical modeling, and a deep understanding of the natural gas markets. Responsibilities: Model Development: Design and develop quantitative models for natural gas price forecasting, risk management, and trading strategies using statistical, econometric, and machine learning techniques. Strategy Implementation: Collaborate with traders and other team members to implement and test trading strategies. Data Analysis: Collect, clean, and analyze large datasets related to natural gas markets, including historical prices, supply and demand factors, weather patterns, and economic indicators. Risk Management: Develop risk models and tools to identify and mitigate trading risks. Perform stress testing and scenario analysis to ensure robust risk management practices. Market Research: Conduct in-depth research on market trends, regulatory changes, and technological advancements impacting the natural gas markets. Qualifications: Education: Ph.D. or Master's degree in a quantitative discipline such as Mathematics, Statistics, Physics, Engineering, or a related field. Experience: Minimum of 3 years of experience in quantitative research or trading, preferably within the energy or commodities markets. Technical Skills: Proficiency in programming languages such as Python, R, or MATLAB. Experience with statistical software and data visualization tools. Market Knowledge: Strong understanding of natural gas markets, including factors influencing supply and demand, price drivers, and market structure.

US$150000 - US$250000 per year + +bonus
Manhattan
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Senior Cross Commodity Energy Trader

Senior Cross Commodity Energy Trader - Aarhus, Denmark Are you ready to take your trading career to the next level? A high performing technology driven proprietary trading firm in Aarhus is on the lookout for a seasoned Senior Cross Commodity Energy Trader. This permanent position offers an exciting opportunity at a rapidly growing company that thrives on cutting-edge technology platforms and specialises in Gas, Power, and emissions trading. As part of a dynamic team, you'll play a pivotal role within their proprietary Trading operations-shaping strategies across multiple commodities markets while leveraging advanced analytical tools. Key Responsibilities: Develop comprehensive trading strategies for gas, power and carbon emission products. Analyse market trends using state-of-the-art technology platforms. Manage risk effectively through robust methodologies. Skills Required: Energy Commodities Acumen: Proficiency with various commodity markets will be crucial as this forms the backbone of day-to-day activities within the energy sector CWE or UK/GB market experience is essential This is more than just another job; it's an invitation into the bleeding edge of innovation. If your ambition matches theirs-and you have proven skills in CWE or UK/GB Cross Commodity Energy Trading-this is just the right opportunity for you! Join them today, shape tomorrow's energy landscape.

Negotiable
Aarhus
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Intraday Power Trader

Intraday Power Trader - Propel Your Career in Prague! Are you poised to redefine the energy trading landscape? A dynamic, entrepreneurial energy trading firm is on the lookout for an ambitious Intraday Power Trader. Based in picturesque Prague, this permanent position offers not just career growth but also comes with substantial bonuses reflective of your valuable contribution. As part of the team will: Engage in proprietary intraday power trading activities. Use advanced analytics to identify market opportunities within the power sector. Collaborate closely with other traders and analysts to develop sophisticated trading strategies. What we expect from you: Intraday power trading experience: bring your experience into play as you navigate through complex energy markets. Analytical acumen: Utilize strong quantitative skills to analyse data trends and craft informed decisions that drive profitability. Ambitious spirit: Thrive within a fast-paced environment by showing initiative, eagerness to learn more each day, and commitment towards achieving exceptional results. Join them at the forefront of innovation where every decision counts-your chance awaits! --- Note: This role requires prior Intraday Power Trading Experience. An excellent bonus structure rewards outstanding performance reflecting both individual contributions toward company success as well as teamwork efforts across departments-all set against one Europe's most vibrant cities renowned culture lifestyle amenities unparalleled anywhere else!

Negotiable
Prague
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