Shell MOTIVA Crude Financial Trader (Houston, TX) in Houston, Texas
Auto req ID 38290BR
Job Title MOTIVA Crude Financial Trader (Houston, TX)
Country of Work Location United States
Work Location Houston, TX
Company Description Shell is a global group of energy and petrochemicals companies with over 90,000 employees in more than 70 countries and territories. In the US, we have operated for over a century and are a major oil and gas producer onshore and in the Gulf of Mexico, a recognized innovator in exploration and production technology, and a leading manufacturer and marketer of fuels, natural gas and petrochemicals. We deliver energy responsibly; operate safely with respect to our neighbours and work to minimize our environmental impact. We are in search of remarkable people who will thrive in a diverse and inclusive work environment to deliver exciting projects locally and globally. People who are passionate about exploring new frontiers. Innovators and pioneers. People with the drive to help shape our future. Because remarkable people achieve remarkable things.
Motiva seeks a Crude Financial Trader to join our team in Houston, Texas. The Crude Financial Trader is responsible for evaluating and executing profitable trades on both spot and term basis. In so doing you should have experience to:
Manage frontline trading of financial crudes, including basis in and around the US market
Maintain close working relationships with the physical trading and Mid-office teams
Develop and implement risk strategies
Conduct analysis of effectiveness of hedge strategies
Identify new market trends
Execute hedges for risk strategies
Identify and recommend appropriate hedge instruments
Validate completeness and accuracy of risk programs
You must have legal authorization to work in the U.S. on a full time basis for anyone other than your current employer
Must have a bachelor's degree, MBA preferred
Minimum of 3 years crude financial trading experience
Experience in trading Global Arbitrage and knowledge of shipping cost requirements within this space
Proven track record of successful performance
Appetite for taking and managing risk
Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to develop successful team and customer relationships
Must be well organized and comfortable working in a stressful, demanding, fast-paced and constantly changing working environment
Proven quantitative analytical abilities coupled with the ability to produce high quality/accurate work under tight deadlines
No. of Positions 1
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Removal Date 12-Nov-2016