Michael Page Suisse



Trading assistant (m/w) H/F

19 mai Genève, Geneva CDD

Our client is a commodity trading house based in Geneva area.

Management of derivatives and physical activities Ensures the collaboration between the trading desks and the support functions (risk management, treasury, accounting)Ensure that the physical contracts are timely and accurately reflected into the systemSupport the merchants and trading desk head with the contract management activities

Control and reporting of positionsUpdate the information into the trading systemCheck that the contracts match with business confirmationsReview and process information about operations (spot missing information, allocation issues...)Communicate P&L and positions to the trading teamSupport and contribute to different IT projects impacting the trading desk

Environment setup Manage and setup user profilesManage the basic data (portfolios, strategies, counterparts, underlying...) in order to facilitate trading desks P&L reporting

You have at least a couple years' experience in the commodity trading sector

You have strong understanding of the physical aspect of commodities

Education in Finance, Economics, supplemented by minimum 2 years of experience in the commodity Trading businessAbility to communicate both internally and externally, and to participate in transverse IT/process projectsKnowledge of financial markets, futures and optionsMandatory knowledge of physical commodity market, valuation and trade life-cycleKnowledge of IT tools: advanced Excel level,Eager to learn, detail oriented, able to multitask and prioritiseFluent in English, good command of other languages is a plus

A temporary opportunity in a dynamic and international environment.