Commodities and Global Markets EMEA - Business Analytics & Data Team, UK

Macquarie Group
London, United Kingdom
01 Aug 2022
31 Aug 2022
Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
You will join Macquarie's Commodities and Global Markets Group in London and become a part of the Business Analytics and Data Automation team. This is an exciting and challenging role wherein you will report to a global stakeholder and customer base spread across the entirety of the CGM businesses

In this position, you will work in a small global team on various business initiatives to support controls, reporting, and analytical tools across the business. As a member of the team, you will be required to collaborate effectively with a global team of traders, market analysts, business analysts, and operations support staff to understand and gather requirements. Then, leverage existing tools and/or develop new solutions to build on these requirements and deliver actionable analysis with timely alerts and visualizations

Part of the role will also be in helping to identify solutions to replace legacy technologies. This role will give you an opportunity to work independently on technical solutions to business problems as they arise and you will be expected to design, build, document and maintain efficient, reusable, and reliable workflows and solutions. Key stakeholders range from traders to Senior management across the whole business.

Initially the role will be focused in supporting our Resources / Energy Trading business and analytics platform. After time, this person would be expected to help broaden the scope of adoption of best practice analytical tools across more of our commodity trading businesses.

To be successful in this role, you would ideally have the following technical knowledge and experience:
  • Minimum Bachelor's degree qualification in a quantitative and problem-solving discipline with strong academic performance
  • 3+ years of experience working in a commodity related business
  • Familiarity with a commodity trading environment and associated language and terminology.
  • Preferred experience will be with the following tools we use on the job:
    • Data analysis tools: MS SQL, Hive, Dataiku, Alteryx
    • Programming languages: Python, T-SQL, C#.NET
    • Data visualisation: Spotfire, Tableau, Power BI
  • Solid analytical, problem-solving background, working with transactional level data & large datasets
  • Experience with scheduling, data automation and experience using source control
  • English is the main language within the company therefore proficiency in written and spoken English is a must

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please apply today.

Commodities and Global Markets provides clients with an integrated, end-to-end offering across global markets including equities, fixed income, foreign exchange, and commodities.

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About Commodities and Global Markets

Commodities and Global Markets provides clients with an integrated, end-to-end offering across global markets including equities, fixed income, foreign exchange and commodities.

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