Commodities trader

  • competitive
  • Moscow, Moskva, Russia
  • Permanent, Full time
  • VTB Capital
  • 17 Nov 17 2017-11-17

To work as part of Global Commodities team. Responsible for production of: • Commodities trader with responsibilities across Precious Metals and Base Metals on the desk (Flow, Corporate, Structured) • Oversight and development of quantitative Precious Metals and Base Metals strategy part of the business • Responsibility for infrastructure build-up with Front Office in focus but also spanning bank-wide • Primary involvement in team creation and tuition of junior team members

The Position

To work as part of Global Commodities team. Responsible for production of:

  • Commodities trader with responsibilities across Precious Metals and Base Metals on the desk (Flow, Corporate, Structured)
  • Oversight and development of quantitative Precious Metals and Base Metals strategy part of the business
  • Responsibility for infrastructure build-up with Front Office in focus but also spanning bank-wide
  • Primary involvement in team creation and tuition of junior team members

 

Principal Responsibilities

  • Trading Side
  • Primary flow book runner
  • Client pricing and execution in the market
  • Proprietary risk appétit and management
  • Participation in structured / exotic products development
  • Strategy / Client Facing Activity
  • Responsibility for Commodities quantitative strategy product form trading side
  • Product development and marketing materials review in close cooperation with sales team
  • Infrastructure and other functions
  • Customization, configuration and set up of risk management systems relevant for Precious Metals and Base Metals business
  • Active technical assistance to support functions across the bank
  • Participation in hiring process and decision making

Key Competencies & Qualifications

  • Fluent Russian is a must
  • Extensive knowledge of Precious Metals and Base Metals business
  • Proven track record of creating Commodities platforms form scratch
  • Outstanding risk management skills (tested and confirmed by internal risk management function as well as by trading record)
  • Programming and system experience
  • Focus on client side of the business
  • Wide contact network in the industry allowing for natural VTB marketing and helping to bring talent to the bank
  • Unparalleled motivation and commitment to the business