Energy & Commodities

Risk Manager, Oil trading multinational

Date Added: 30/07/2018
Consultant: Ailing Huang
- Leading oil trading company
- P&L, VaR, exposure and trading analytics
- Individual contributor

This is a rapidly growing oil trading multinational with a global footprint, with Singapore serving as its key Asia Pacific trading centre. An exciting opportunity has arisen for a high calibre risk manager to support a high performing oil trading team.

Reporting to the Head of Risk, the Risk Manager will play an integral role in establishing the market risk capabilities and governance framework of the Group. Working closely with senior stakeholders in market execution and trading, he/ she will also provide risk analytics support on trading strategies and risk mitigation. The Risk Manager will also be refining and enhancing valuation/ market risk methodologies including the implementation of VaR and stress testing. This is a highly visible role requiring cross functional interaction with senior stakeholders.

The successful candidate will be degree qualified in a numerate/ engineering discipline with 8-10 years' experience in market risk within physical oil trading, particularly within crude and across the barrel. Proven experience to market risk management models including VaR is critical for the position. You will also have an excellent understanding of financial markets, valuation, derivative instruments. You will also be described as one with excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and adapt at dealing with diverse and tough stakeholders within the Company. Due to the significant interaction with China based stakeholders and the Chinese market, fluency in Mandarin is essential.

To apply, please submit your resume to Ailing Huang at, quoting the job title and reference number AH13683. Only successful shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Licence No: 16S8060
Registration no: R1104181

Type of Work: Permanent

Region: Singapore

Licence No: 16S8060

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