Securities, Management & Strategy, FICC Micro, Associate, Dallas

    • Dallas, TX


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Job Summary & Responsibilities

The Commodities business is seeking an Analyst to join its Management and Strategy team.

The Management and Strategy team partners with leadership to enhance the commercial performance of the Commodities business , making our business more effective and efficient. Individuals at all levels in the team take ownership for strategic initiatives and financial analysis

Candidates should be interested in: problem solving using quantitative and qualitative skills, joining an entrepreneurial effort, and contributing towards the forward strategy of the business.

The ideal candidate will have experience developing and implementing strategic business plans, identifying opportunities to drive business process efficiencies, and working successfully across diverse groups of cross-functional stakeholders. A candidate should demonstrate comfort with leveraging data and technology to drive business decisions, as well as excellent communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills.

A successful candidate will:

  • Build and manage relationships with a range of stakeholders including Global Commodities Leadership, Sales, Trading and Federation teams
  • Articulate the performance of the business, including underlying trends and key drivers, to guide the forward decision-making of senior leaders
  • Be able to synthesize large data sets and drive actionable insights for business leaders
  • Manage reporting and analysis of key business metrics (e.g., revenues, expenses, returns, sales/client analytics, market share, wallet share)
  • Produce presentations for diverse audiences including senior leadership, committees and federation departments
  • Support the sales and trading organization both on a day to day as well as strategic basis; including trouble shooting of day to day operational issues
  • Have a proven track record of deliver high quality, accurate product with a meticulous attention to detail.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Consulting, Operations, or Product Control background with 1-2 years of experience
  • Robust academic background with demonstrated interest in a diverse set of subject areas
  • Strong interpersonal and communication (written and verbal) skills, and ability to effectively interact with senior management and global stakeholders
  • Strong analytical skills and aptitude with numbers, ability to manipulate data and provide data analytics
  • Demonstrated interest in financial markets and products
  • Advanced Excel and PowerPoint skills

  • Ability to solve problems and adapt to a dynamic and changing organization
  • Effectiveness interacting with global stakeholders and senior management
  • Ability to manage multiple time-sensitive projects
  • Self-motivated team player with the ability to adapt in a dynamic & competitive organization



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