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Risk Analyst

Job Reference: RS0707

Job Title: Risk Analyst

Location: Europe

Product: Energy, Oil

Role: Research & Analysis, 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 an international trading house based in London looking to hire a risk analyst to the oil & gas team.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

  • Daily position / exposure monitoring and reconcile derivative positions and margin requests
  • Daily Pnl/VaR computation and validation against market movements
  • Provide daily comment to the trading teams explaining the changes in trading PnL.
  • Analyzing / reporting exposure and MTM PnL on both the physical and derivative portfolios
  • Role reports into the Risk Manager

Key Qualifications / Experience

  • 3 – 5 years’ experience in a similar role within the oil and gas trading industry
  • Strong analytical and mathematical / statistic skills
  • Understanding of both the physical and derivative commodity trading markets is advantageous.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced high stress environment with good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Located in the UK (or eligible to work and relocate to the UK )

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.