Business Analysis

City of London
£60000 - £80000 per annum
21 Oct 2013
18 Nov 2013
Consultant
Myles Scott
IT
Permanent
Full Time

Middle Office Business Analyst/ Consultant- (Commodities, ETRM, Modelling, Risk)

London

Middle Office Consultant, Business Analyst, Energy, Software Vendor, ETRM, Commodities, Modelling, SQL, Data Gathering, Oil, Gas, Power, PnL, Risk, Curves, Utilities and Risk.

Our client is a world-wide software solution provider to the energy trading and commodity trading industries; with a particular focus on Energy, Oil, Gas and Power. Our client operates with many different organisations including investment banks, oil majors and utilities.

The role being recruited for is as a business analyst/ consultant within the middle office consulting team of the Energy division (Energy, ETRM, Commodities, Gas, Oil, Power, Modelling). The principal, general tasks associated with a Middle Office Consultant/Business Analyst position, involves utilising subject matter expertise of commodity trading and risk management, and the application, within the key phases of client projects, which include: complex modelling of commodity forward curves; modelling of all types of physical commodity transactions and derivatives; calculation and reporting of risk measures.

The successful candidate for the Middle Office Consultant/ Business Analyst - (Energy, Software Vendor, ETRM, Commodities, Modelling, SQL, Data Gathering) role will be required to develop a deep level of subject matter expertise around the middle office and risk related areas of the client's software application, the role will include:

  • Complex modelling of commodity forward curves
  • Modelling of all types of physical commodity transactions and derivatives
  • Calculation and reporting of risk measures
  • Requirements gathering and managing user requirements workshops and formulation of an overall solution design
  • Provide guidance to custom solution developers
  • Performing system tests to prove system and infrastructure functionality and performance
  • Calculation and reporting of risk measures
  • Real-time exposure reporting
  • End-of-day middle office and risk reporting

The successful candidate applying for the Middle Office Consultant/ Business Analyst role (Energy, Software Vendor, ETRM, Commodities, Modelling, SQL, and Data Gathering) will need to possess the relevant skills outlined below:

  • Experience of working within commodity markets, in any role that has provided a sound understanding of forward curve modelling and risk calculations
  • Exposure to SQL
  • Ability to verbally present logical solutions in a clear and concise manner
  • A willingness and ability to quickly understand unfamiliar topics related to trading, risk management and technology.

If you want to apply you must be available to travel and work outside the UK. This is a great opportunity for an enthusiastic problem-solver to work for a growing, dynamic and friendly company in an industry that provides an excellent mix of business and technology challenges.

Middle Office Consultant, Business Analyst, Energy, Software Vendor, ETRM, Commodities, Modelling, SQL, Data Gathering, Oil, Gas, Power, PnL, Risk, Curves, Utilities and Risk.