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Middle Officer – Oil

Job Reference: RS0887

Job Title: Middle Officer - Oil

Location: US&Canada

Product: Energy

Role: Risk Management

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 the trading arm of an international oil company who are looking for a middle office specialist to join their team in Houston.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

  • Responsible for compliance of trading activities as well as all limits and policies, both internal and external
  • Keep clear communication with the trading team accurately maintain booking system and allocations whilst analysing daily P&L as well as exposure of book
  • ETRM data entry including deals and any data pertaining to trading strategies as well as highlighting any discrepancies to appropriate parties
  • Perform quantitative and qualitative market analysis to ensure accuracy of market positions
  • Reports into Head of Middle Office

Key Qualifications / Experience

  • 3+ years of experience in a middle office or Risk Management role in the commodities space as well as a suitable degree (I.T., Engineering, Maths, Economics or Physics preferable)
  • A strong understanding of North American oil markets as well as risk management/derivatives trading
  • Excellent ETRM and Excel skills as well as (ideally) VBA, SQL, and Python programming skills
  • Ability to work autonomously, excellent communication skills and good ability manage priorities under pressure as well being very detail oriented
  • Role to be based in Houston

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 or submit your application through the Vacancy Form.