Risk Control Analyst

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Location
Houston, USA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
24 Nov 2016
Closes
05 Jan 2017
Ref
5646BR
Sector
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description
TOTAL GAS & POWER NORTH AMERICA, based in Houston, conducts Total's natural gas trading and marketing activities in the USA. We are currently seeking a Risk Control Analyst to join our Risk Control team.

BASIC FUNCTION:
Risk Control Analyst will review and analyze trading activity on a daily basis to ensure trading compliance, to evaluate risk, and to conduct profit and loss analysis for reporting.

PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Ensure compliance with trading authority limits;
  • Analyze and report accurate mark-to-market valuations, risk positions, basis changes and profit and loss results on a daily basis;
  • Assist in trading software development by reporting issues and testing upgrades;
  • Prepare and issue necessary reports;
  • Coordinate and review deal and price curve input into the trading software;
  • Assist in educating trading floor employees in understanding the software;
  • Communicate daily trading activities to traders;
  • Special Ad hoc projects.


Profile sought
REQUIREMENTS:
  • Masters degree in finance, mathematics, or business-related major;
  • Understanding of the energy industry, commodity trading risk analysis and modern finance;
  • Two to five years of experience in commodity trading organization or on a commodity trading team;
  • High levels of analytical and information technology skills;
  • Strong Excel skills;
  • Strong communication skills;
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment.