• FICC -Commodities Sales Strats - Market Strategist

    Location(s) US-NY-New York
    Job ID
    2017-39255
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Associate
    Function(s)
    Quant/Strats
    Region
    Americas
    Division
    Securities
    Business Unit
    FICC Franchise Sales Strats
    Employment Type
    Employee
  • MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

    What We Do

     

    Working closely with Sales and Trading, the MarketStrats team is an integral part of the business with primary focus on developing our client relationships through unique and outstanding analysis and content.  MarketStrats are thought leaders in the various asset classes of the Securities Division. Combining product and market expertise with strong quantitative skill-sets, we provide the firm’s clients with unique insights and help them discover and structure the most attractive investment opportunities. The team’s span across all asset classes also gives every member a unique cross asset view and understanding of market dynamics.

     

     

    Your Impact

     

    As the Commodity MarketStrat, you are a thought leader in Commodities and you play an integral role on the trading floor in driving the business, developing our customer relationships and partnering with our investor clients to help them form and express their views. Throughout the spectrum of products and commodity markets, you are offering comprehensive, quantitative and differentiated insights both as written content and through client meetings.

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    Responsibilities

     

    You will help Goldman Sachs grow its footprint across commodity markets and partner with clients to give them an “edge” in their investment process. You are passionate about the markets and have industry experience, an outgoing personality that likes to engage with teammates and clients, and a quantitative bend. Your primary responsibilities will be attending and leading key external meetings, working with the trading desks to generate insights, ideas and in depth analyses that differentiate us from our competitors, and creating materials that you and the team will use to pitch clients.

     

    You will leverage Goldman Sachs’ position as an industry leader and full service firm to help serve our clients with increased value and build a strong personal brand as a thought leader both internally and externally across our client base.

     


    Who We Look For

     

    Goldman Sachs Engineers are innovators and problem-solvers, building solutions in risk management, big data, mobile and more. We look for creative collaborators who evolve, adapt to change and thrive in a fast-paced global environment.

     

    Basic Qualifications

    • Multiple years financial industry experience with passion for macro markets 
    • Expert product knowledge of commodity markets
    • Previous experience working with traders and portfolio managers 
    • Clear critical thinking, strong communication skills, creativity and ability to self-start
    • Basic quantitative and technical skills in time series data, statistics and probability

    Preferred Qualifications 

    • Sell side financial industry experience 
    • Frequent client interactions
    • Basic coding skills or an engineering background 
    • Advanced degree is a plus 

     

     

    Who We Are

     

    At Goldman Sachs, our Engineers don’t just make things – we make things possible.  Change the world by connecting people and capital with ideas.  Solve the most challenging and pressing engineering problems for our clients.  Join our engineering teams that build massively scalable software and systems, architect low latency infrastructure solutions, proactively guard against cyber threats, and leverage machine learning alongside financial engineering to continuously turn data into action.  Create new businesses, transform finance, and explore a world of opportunity at the speed of markets.

     

    Engineering, which is comprised of our Technology Division and global Strategists groups, is at the critical center of our business, and our dynamic environment requires innovative strategic thinking and immediate, real solutions.  Want to push the limit of digital possibilities?  Start here.

    ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

    The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.

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