Senior OTC Trader - Derivatives

London, United Kingdom
£70k - £100k
29 Sep 2022
29 Oct 2022
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Who we are

We are Dare, an energy tech company using the power of data science, analytics, and trading expertise to help the world reach a renewable future, faster. Our mission is to support the global energy transition by driving investment into renewables.

At Dare you will be joining a team of ambitious individuals who challenge themselves and each other to drive innovation. We have a culture of empowering exceptional people to become the best version of themselves.

What you'll be doing

We are looking for a meticulous, resilient, and bright individual to join our team of talented traders and make their mark in fast-moving markets. You will be executing refined OTC oil derivatives trades - both electronically and OTC by voice - and generating PnL independently.

You'll have
  • Ideally a minimum of 2 years' experience in any OTC markets - liquidity or other market making firms.
  • Previous experience in running risk and trading.
  • Demonstrable skills in position management, speculative trading, strategy, market presence and developing and maintaining relationships with brokers and counterparties.
  • High levels of curiosity and the ability to think creatively to solve complex problems under pressure.
  • Meticulous attention to detail, diligence, and conscientiousness.
  • Strong demonstrable mental maths and quantitative skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, able to express complex ideas clearly and concisely.
  • Market risk knowledge.

  • Experience in gathering and manipulating data from various sources.
  • Experience in modelling markets and scenarios.
  • Oil refined products experience.

Ideal behaviours
  • Confident
  • Highly analytical
  • Curious problem-solver
  • Meticulous and resilient

Benefits & perks
  • Competitive salary
  • 30 days holiday (plus bank holidays)
  • Vitality health insurance and dental cover
  • Learning and development budget of £5000
  • Free gym membership
  • Deliveroo business account
  • Office massages
  • Breakfasts freshly made by a Private Chef on Monday & Friday
  • Stocked fridge and pantry
  • Social events and games room

Diversity matters

We want to build an inclusive team, so we hire candidates across all backgrounds. This breadth of experience means we thrive at solving problems. Our culture rewards curiosity and drive, so the best ideas triumph, and everyone here can make an impact.
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