Senior Trader (commodities) - Paris Office

Job description


Senior Trader (commodities) - Paris Office

 

Company

WEBB Traders is a fast-growing global proprietary trading company and market maker, active in electronic trading on leading international financial markets, driven by technology. We are entrepreneurial and innovative - embracing teamwork and creativity. Our headquarters is in Amsterdam city center, and we also have offices in Paris, London and Hong Kong from where the regional and US markets are traded.

 

For our Paris office we are looking for an experienced trader with a proven track record to further expand its trading scope in commodities. To add value to our existing trading team or develop new trading initiatives. 


Key Responsibilities

  • Responsible for running a market-making book, focused on options on commodities.
  • Take a model-based / quantitative approach, trading on the UK and Continental Europe markets (but also us markets if needed).
  • Generate consistent and steady revenue / PnL / returns, rather than trading with large PnL swings.
  • Make markets and provide pricing to brokers.
  • Develop relationships with brokers.
  • Reports into the Head of Desk / Business Partner.


We offer

  • The opportunity to join a highly professional an ambitious proprietary trading company in a very challenging and competitive market.
  • A competitive package with a considerable potential upside.
  • Facilities to develop your skills and competences.
  • Healthy lunch at the office.


Requirements


Experience

  • At least 4 years experience trading options on UK / European or us commodities markets on a speculative proprietary basis (market making experience is advantageous).
  • Proven PnL record with consistent returns / profits.
  • Strong quantitative and analytical skills as well as experience using a model-based strategy to minimise risk.
  • Role will be located in Paris, France.

Skills

    • Driving execution and Accountability
    • Innovative and Initiative
    • Well-balanced and rational by character
    • Strong communicator and team player

    Are you willing to push yourself every day for the best results? Then WEBB is looking for you!