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Fuel/Oil Derivatives Trader

Job Reference: RS0487B

Job Title: Fuel/Oil Derivatives Trader

Location: Europe

Product: Energy, Oil

Role: Finance, Origination, Risk Management, Trading

Redstone Commodity Search focus on offering 360° search solutions to the global commodities markets. With a competitive coverage of Trading Houses, Producers, Majors, Utilities, Merchants, Hedge Funds, Investment Banks and Brokerages; Redstone Commodity Search can confidently offer you an edge in today’s volatile market.

Redstone Commodity Search are working with Trading/Risk Management firm looking to hire a senior oil derivatives trader with market making/proprietary experience to join the front office team in London.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

  • Responsible for running a derivative oil trading book, with a focus on fuels within the European market (fuel oil, gas oil, middle distillates etc)
  • Equally focus on using Proprietary and Market Making strategies, providing a service and pricing for your corporate client base.
  • Work closely with the middle office analysts and operators to maximise profit, minimise risk and identify new business opportunities in the market.
  • Use a quantitative/model based approach to generate revenue and manage risk.
  • Reporting to the Head of Trading/Business Partner

Key Qualifications / Experience

  • 5+ years’ experience trading on the derivative oil market utilizing market making and proprietary trading strategies (Crude, Middle Distillates, Fuel, Gasoline, Gas Oil etc)
  • Experience working for and with a bank is highly desirable.
  • Strong PnL track record with a transferable portfolio of oil and gas corporates within the European market.
  • Quantitative trading and analytical experience is advantageous
  • Located in the UK/open to relocate


If you match the job description and are keen on applying for this role; please send us a copy of your resume/cover letter to thomas@redstonesearch.com or submit your application through the Vacancy Form.