You will assist the core commercial staff of the company while reporting into the Commercial Director Germany. As Commercial Analyst you will develop a broad understanding of oil refining and the international oil trading market.
The position we offer you has a specific focus on Germany, one of the biggest and most dynamic inland markets in Europe.
Next to market knowledge, you will gain a thorough understanding of business processes, giving you the ideal preparation you for your further career.
The position of Commercial Analyst is a key entry level role, enabling candidates to get immersed in a P&L driven environment and develop core analytical skills.
The Commercial Analyst bench has a strong history of feeding into other parts of the shareholder business, including the trading desks.
YOUR KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
Calculate and issue daily price exposure to the business
Compile daily profitability reports enabling traders to determine how market moves are impacting their positions
Maintain performance tools used for reporting to management and shareholders
Conduct market analysis and calculate business cases as required by traders, marketers and management
Act as the business’ first point of contact to our ICT department regarding the further development of ETRM systems, Business Intelligence reports and other analytical tools
Maintain data and complex pricing formula’s held on the companies information management system and support relating processes for the Varo Commercial Desk
Communicate and follow-up on hedging instructions with the Derivatives Central Execution Desk
Graduate with an excellent academic record, probably in an engineering, accounting and / or analytical or numerate discipline
Strong quantitative and analytical capability
Acquainted with hedging tools and techniques
Experience in a commercial, analytical role preferred
Clear understanding of valuation concepts and the basic principles of trading is a pro
Result oriented and commercial thinking
Incisive and accurate judgment
Excellent attention to detail
Outstanding communication and relationship management skills
Team player, with an open non-political style and a high level of personal integrity
Energetic, resilient and resourceful, with an ability to work accurately under pressure
Capable of prioritising tasks and meeting critical deadlines
Good working knowledge of Excel
Fluent in German and English, verbally and in writing is mandatory