Graduate Risk Analyst

18 Mar 2017
17 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Graduate Risk Analyst required for my client a Commodity Sales & Trading firm in central London.

2016 Graduate from a numerate/quantitative degree background with a desire to work in a Trading environment, You would be part of the risk team delivering a comprehensive service to the business.

The person:

  • 2016 Graduate that has studied a mathematical/Computing subject at undergraduate level and then went on to do a masters in a finance related subject or someone who studied a mathematical/computing subject at undergraduate level with some modules in finance related subjects.
  • Strong analytical, mathematical and modelling skills
  • Strong IT software skills (such as excel/VBA) and programming languages
  • Some experience/internships considered advantageous
  • A strong interest in commodities (both physical and financial)
  • Ability to perform effectively to strict deadlines


  • Develop a strong understanding of the credit risk management life cycle and repayment from counterparties.
  • Contribute to the market risk activities to measure, monitor and repost on physical, derivatives and structured products.
  • Analysing corporate documentation, financial accounts and non-financial information.
  • To perform analysis (including Quantitative analysis) for the credit and market risk areas including calculations/analysis for our Financial regulator if required.
  • Contribute to the design, creation and maintenance of risk

For more information on responsibilities and purpose of this position,

please contact Jamie Folley on or send your CV through to

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