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Pricing Analyst



The role

This is a great opportunity to join one of the largest integrated energy and commodity trading companies in the world.

We are looking for a hands-on pricing analyst with exposure in the Commodities industry who is passionate about pricing data and has experience supporting enterprise-wide systems.

The successful candidate is adept at partnering with end-users to log issues, analyse issues, provide tactical/strategical solutions and ultimately deliver tangible business value & benefit.

This role will report into the Head of Pricing Support working on different business systems critical for the trading life cycle.


Key responsibilities

  • Understanding and monitoring of price loading activities into CTRM systems.
  • Work with users to resolve any pricing or trade valuation issues coming from prices.
  • Running and debugging spreadsheets to ensure price load process completes successfully.
  • Take appropriate actions to ensure that time-critical batch steps run. This may involve root cause analysis of issues and taking appropriate corrective actions (fixing curves, loading data manually…etc.).
  • Improve the end of day process to automate as much manual work as possible.
  • Collaborate with development team to automate repeated manual tasks.
  • Support in-house developed pricing systems.
  • Monitor pricing systems availability and report issues pro-actively.
  • Communicate with clients/vendors as required: inform/chase for incident progress, notify them of impending changes or agreed outages
  • Good organizational skills in managing issues, projects and communicating to the stake holders.
  • Fast turnaround of client requests
  • Log and prioritize tickets in ServiceNow.
  • Improve client service, perception, and satisfaction.


Technical expertise

  • 2-3 years of working experience in IT industry.
  • Working experience in energy trading domain and supporting pricing is an advantage.
  • Working knowledge of using pricing systems like Reuters, Bloomberg, Morningstar…etc.,
  • Knowledge of pricing of some or all commodities Crude, Oil products, Agriculture, Metals, Coal, Bunkering…etc.,.
  • Working knowledge of forward curve construction.
  • Strong mathematical, analytical and troubleshooting skills.
  • Must have experience working with Microsoft Excel and VBA development.
  • Must have very strong knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server programming skills to adapt queries and stored procedures.
  • Must have working knowledge of programming using .Net/JAVA/Python…etc.
  • Development experience using 3rd party libraries in Excel is an advantage.


Non-technical Skills

  • Fluent in English
  • Excellent communication skills to interact with various stakeholders both internal and external.
  • Ability to work under intense pressure and manage/prioritize multiple requests/projects independently.
  • Analytical and critical thinking with ability to problem solve complex issues.
  • Self-motivated, able to multitask and ability to work under pressure.
  • Ability to work with geographically distributed team.
  • Adapt to changes quickly and communicate effectively.
  • Flexible to work shift patterns on ROTA.
  • Motivated and willing to learn and work on different systems 3rd party and in-house developed
  • Able to support team members in different geographical regions.


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