• FICC - Commodity Structuring Strats

    Location(s) US-NY-New York
    Job ID
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Associate, Vice President/Executive Director
    Business Unit
    FICC Franchise Sales Strats
    Employment Type

    What We Do

    The Commodities Structuring Strats team works closely with the sales and trading teams to create solutions to complex or unique client problems for clients with commodities exposure.  The team is an integral part of the transaction process involved from initial identification of client opportunities and pitching for transactions through to final deal execution.  The team covers all aspects of a transaction, from quantitative pricing through to legal and capital, across physical and financial transactions.


    Your Impact

    The position requires in depth knowledge of the commodities market.  The new team member will develop solutions by utilizing knowledge of corporate liability structuring, financing and physical flows to provide innovative solutions to our client base.  Frequent direct interaction with clients will allow you to provide world class service



    • Performing quantitative, financial and legal structuring on a variety of commodity transactions across derivatives, physical and financing
    • Identifying market opportunities and providing content to pitch the offering to prospective clients
    • Credit analysis and derivatives pricing, including CVA/FVA, capital, and other relevant risk management metrics
    • Cross commodity work will be required across Goldman Sachs broad diversified business

    Who We Look For

    • Self-driven and smart individuals who look forward to brainstorming on the appropriate derivative solutions for corporate clients
    • Background in at least one relevant commodity
    • We look for creative collaborators who evolve, adapt to change and thrive in a fast-paced global environment.

    Basic Qualifications & Preferred Qualifications (if needed)

    • BS/MS in a scientific field – Mathematics, Physics, Engineering, Computer Science
    • Experience in physical commodities or derivatives
    • Strong communication and presentation skills


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