Commodity Trading Middle-Office Specialist, International commodity trading company

Commodity Trading Middle-Office Specialist, International commodity trading company

International commodity trading company is looking for Commodity Trading Middle-Office Specialist to join our team (Moscow, Dubai as option)

The successful candidate will have previous experience working in either middle-size or large commodity trading companies or in a Bank with a role of Middle office/Product control or Market risk.
The Specialist will be responsible for supporting the front office trading activities, ensuring efficient operations and timely settlements, and providing analytical insights to optimize trading strategies and risk monitoring.
Key Responsibilities:
• Work closely with front office traders and other teams to ensure trade execution, and trade capture activities are performed efficiently and accurately.
• Ensure all trades are accurately reflected in the trading system and confirmations are sent to counterparties in a timely manner.
• Control and manage trade positions and provide timely reports to the front office for decision-making purposes.
• Daily/Online PnL calculation and explanation for various commodity desks.
• Reconcile trading positions and P&L between trading systems and accounting systems.
• Review trade and position documentation and ensure compliance with internal policies.
• Work closely with the IT team to ensure the trading systems and other supporting systems are operating effectively.
• Provide analytical support to the front office for trade execution and optimization of trading strategies.
• Develop reports and dashboards using CTRM systems, Excel, SQL and PowerBI to monitor trading activities and provide insights to the front office.


• Bachelor's degree in finance, economics, or related field.
• 3+ years of experience in middle or back-office operations in a commodity trading company or bank, with a particular focus on commodity products/precious metals/FX derivatives.
• Understanding of commodity trading processes, including trade capture, confirmation, settlement, and risk management.
• Strong analytical skills and ability to develop reports and dashboards using SQL and PowerBI.
• Ability to work well under pressure and meet tight deadlines.
• Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
• Excellent attention to detail and ability to work with complex data sets.

Job type    Full-time
Experience level    Senior
Location    Moscow, Russia (Россия)
Arrangement    Office

Published: 30/05/2023