Commodities Risk Officer

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  1. Permanent
  2. English
  3. Mid-Senior level
  4. Supply Chain & Operations
  5. Zug
  6. Commodities & Natural Resource
  7. Physical Risk, Operational Risk, Operations, Logistics Risk, Storage Risk, Insurance, Risk Reporting, Metals, Energy, Commodity Trading

Commodities Risk Officer

Our client is an international physical trading group

On behalf of our client, Swisslinx is seeking a hands-on Commodities Risk Officer to join their expanding team in Zug.

Your mission

- Manage physical risks of the Commodities trading units
- Identify physical and operational risks based on constant monitoring and interactions with various departments including Trading and Traffic Operations
- Investigate root causes of physical and operational risks and provide support to mitigate risk
- Create and establish procedures to assess logistics and storage risks and verify global stock
- Assist in other risk related aspects (mainly credit, and market risk)
- Manage the reporting on physical and operational risks and work on improving reporting processes
- Manage an insurance portfolio
- Review regulatory documents

Your background

- 3-5 years of experience within physical commodity trading in a Risk or Traffic function
- University degree in a relevant field
- Physical Commodity trading experience is a must (understanding Operational Risks of a company moving commodities from point A to point B)
- Track record in relevant risk areas
- Strong communication and data analysis skills
- Fluency in English, any additional languages advantageous

What’s on offer

Our client is an international, very dynamic and growing group with a team of experts in their respective field working all together with the same goal of establishing the company as a market leader. They offer a rewarding and highly dynamic working environment with growth opportunities.

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