Location: Houston

Post Date: June 6

Employment Type: FA Direct Hire

Reference Code: #6302

Job Description

Risk Analyst, Houston, TX


  • Fastest growing trading company globally
  • Company trading volume has grown 5x in the last 4 years
  • With the growth in volume, company has had record profits each of the last 4 years
  • Company has grown from 2 business units to 5, and are market leaders in 3
  • Company has EXCELLENT BENEFITS - company pays 100% for employee and dependents
  • Excellent Compensation package (very strong and consistent bonus payouts)
  • Company contributes up to $17K to 401k


  • Collaborate with commercial groups to understand strategies and risk
  • Compile and report Profit/Loss and position reports daily
  • Coordinate with international offices to resolve position and P/L discrepancies
  • Assist in the setup, configuration and implementation of risk systems
  • Ensure that commercial transactions are appropriately defined and captured by the risk systems and risk methodologies


  • Bachelor’s degree required, MBA preferred
  • Minimum of 2 years of risk management experience in energy or other commodity business
  • Knowledge of gas, oil, or petrochemical markets
  • Working knowledge of quantitative risk management models and methodologies
  • Advanced Excel and VBA/SQL skills required

Please submit resume above or contact Stephan Patsch at 713.357.9565 or spatsch@talancegroup.com