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Trading Analyst

Job details
Posting date: 22 August 2019
Salary: £70,000 per year, pro rata
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 21 September 2019
Location: London, UK
Company: Capital Markets Trading UK LLP
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: FAJ- TA

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An outstanding Trading Analyst is required to join VCMT, a leading commodity trading firm specialising in global energy markets. Working closely alongside senior traders from the outset, in a fast, high-pressure environment, the right candidate will be responsible for accurate and prompt recording of trades executed into the internal risk system, trade reconciliation, and market analysis.

The training programme has been designed to nurture and develop the highest potential candidates operating in the market, providing successful traders with first day exposure and mentoring from senior Traders along with immediate involvement in trading strategies on the global market.

This role will suit an analytically minded individual with the following:

Confident, concise communicator when communicating trading ideas/complex concepts
Ability to work under extremely high pressure
A demonstrable interest in trading
Commitment to working long hours
Able to demonstrate a high level of accuracy and attention to detail in all areas
Ability to work autonomously and use own initiative
Ability to grasp unfamiliar operating processes from beginning to end
A Bachelor's degree or above is required
Excel VBA skills would be beneficial, but not essential
Relevant Internship experience in a similar trading environment desirable, but not essential
A rapid progression is possible, with the right candidates trading alongside book leaders within 6 months and leading books within 2 years.

Due to a high volume of applicants, we can only reply to successful candidates.

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