Securities, E-trading Commodities Sales, Associate/VP, London


Our core value is building strong relationships with our institutional clients, which include corporations, financial service providers, and fund managers. We help them buy and sell financial products on exchanges around the world, raise funding, and manage risk. This is a dynamic, entrepreneurial team with a passion for the markets, with individuals who thrive in fast-paced, changing environments and are energized by a bustling trading floor.

At Goldman Sachs, our culture is one of teamwork, innovation and meritocracy. We often say our people are our greatest asset and we take pride in supporting each colleague both professionally and personally. From collaborative work spaces and ergonomic services to wellbeing and resilience offerings, we offer our people the flexibility and support they need to reach their goals in and outside the office.


We are looking for someone to join our sales team on the commodities e-trading side. The main focus in this role is e-platform distribution, client acquisition and platform business development. The ideal candidate has 3+ years' experience in the commodities markets, either from brokers or banks, and while understanding all commodities markets, has a particularly strong knowledge of the energy sector. We also value experience in the algo -trading space as well strong analytical skills for performing business analyses. The candidate should also possess a start-up mind-set and be ready to roll up the sleeves when needed.

Principal Responsibilities

- distribution of e-platform across regions

- client identification and aquitiion

- product development - work with trading teams to enhance the platform

- perform analyses on the activity/business

Skills & Experiences

- 3+ years experience from sales, trading or client coverage role on the commodities side

- good knowledge of the commodities markets

- experience from algos and e-platforms is a plus

- strong organisatoin and analytical skills

- programming skills is a plus

- strong interpersonal and communication skills


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