Junior Commodity Risk Manager

  • COUNT Energy Trading
  • Waalhaven Oostzijde 77, Building 4, 3rd floor 3087 BM, Rotterdam
  • nov 25, 2021
Fulltime Risk Management Trading

Job Description

About the position: junior commodity risk manager

We are looking for a graduate Junior Commodity Risk Manager to join our Risk Management department. Together with the risk manager, you will be responsible for various reporting and analysing activities primarily related to market risk. You will work as part of a team involved in analysing and reporting many different (market) price risks of the commodity desks.

Key responsibilities

  • Daily reporting and analysis of various risk positions against position limits
  • Developing and improving systems and processes
  • Support development of the global commodities risk management (CRM) strategy and ensure compliance of that strategy with the risk management policy.
  • Developing and improving systems and processes
  • Supporting monthly accounting duties by verifying market prices of open positions
  • Maintaining excellent knowledge of the current commodities markets
  • Foreign exchange hedging and manage the currency exposure
  • Ad hoc risk queries

Required skills and experience

  • Thorough attention to detail, combined with strong numerical and analytical skills
  • Bachelor or Master's degree in financial economics / econometrics or other relevant degree
  • This position is suitable for someone who is currently looking for the first step in their career, however we will also consider applicants with 2-3 years' experience in Risk or any relevant fields
  • Knowledge of business intelligence software, financial modelling and derivatives; commodity knowledge is a plus
  • Interest in discovering market news and international regulatory compliance in order to adapt to new risks
  • Advanced Excel experience, with some programming knowledge helpful but not required
  • Fluent in English (spoken and written), additional languages are welcome

What we offer

  • Challenging work with a good working atmosphere
  • An independent role
  • Many opportunities for personal and professional growth


If you recognize yourself in the description and are interested in the position, send your CV and Motivation letter to: working@countcompanies.com !

For questions, please contact Henk Vuijk, Risk Manager, +31 6 11 23 52 62 or via email: hkv@countenergytrading.com.

We look forward to meeting you!