Repsol Services Company

Middle Office Trading Analyst

US-TX-The Woodlands
3 months ago
ID
2017-1452
# of Openings
1
Category
LNG/NG and Power Trading (CSNA)

Overview

Repsol S.A., one of the world’s leading integrated oil and gas companies, spans the entire energy value chain including exploration, production, refining, marketing and new energy R&D.

 

Repsol’s corporate headquarters are located in Madrid, Spain. Its U.S. headquarters are in Houston, Texas. Repsol operates in more than 30 countries with 25,000 employees worldwide.

In the U.S., Repsol has exploration and production operations in the Deepwater Gulf of Mexico, the North Slope of Alaska, Kansas, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania and Texas. North America is a strategic growth area for Repsol.

The Middle Office area reports to the Planning, Control and Media Management Unit and is in charge of the measure and follow-up of both economic results and market risks within the Trading business. Among the role's responsibilities will be to work closely with a number of other departments, in particular Front Office, IT, Back Office and other corporate departments. The candidate must be a dynamic person, with high analytical capabilities and with knowledge of financial markets in order to be able to follow up the regular operations carried out in our trading business (both physical operations and financial instruments).

Responsibilities

The Middle Office Trading Analyst, will be primarily responsible for and contribute to:

 

  • Control and follow-up of the different physical and derivatives Trading Businesses: Regular and ad-hoc reporting related to the business.
  • Calculate the regular end-of-month P&L and facilitate the reconciliation between accounting and economic P&L of the trading business.
  • Analyze and calculate management KPIs in order to support the decision-making process and the rationale of the business.
  • Define and develop new analysis tools and/or improvement of the current ones.
  • Implementation support of these developments in the official systems. Functional design and validation.
  • Communication and dialogue with other business areas (Front Office, Back Office) and with other Company areas (Accounting, Fiscal, Tax, Management control).
  • Attend information requests from different areas of the company (Accounting, Insurance, Corporative risks, Management control).
  • Take part in the annual budgeting process of the business.
  • Act as support in the Houston office for the control and follow-up of market risk and valuation (Mark-to-Market) of physical and derivatives Trading positions.

 

Qualifications

Bachelor's degree or higher, preferably in Engineering or Economics, with sound knowledge and previous experience in Energy Markets and/or Quantitative Finance. In order to perform the accountabilities of this position, the candidate must be able to demonstrate:

 

  • Excellent ability to gather, analyze and synthesize information (Excellent knowledge of MS Excel. DDBB skills is a plus).
  • The willingness and ability to consider and accomplish the resolution of practical problems identified in the business, and to provide findings and results in public.
  • The ability to design, develop and maintain analysis and simulation tools. Quantitative, econometric and statistical analysis.
  • VBA, Matlab or similar programming skills.
  • 2 to 5 years of experience as a consultant or similar position in Energy Markets.
  • Solid understanding of market risk concepts.
  • Proficiency in English. Spanish language capability is a plus.
  • Desirable knowledge in analytic accounting.
  • Knowledge of Openlink preferred.
  • ERP or FRM charter is a plus.

 

Repsol is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran

 

Options

Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
Share on your newsfeed