CTA Assistant/Client Support

Hedge Solutions - Manchester, NH


CTA Assistant/Client Support-Oil andPropane Hedging Advisory Firm

Position Overview:

HedgeSolutions Inc. is seeking a client support associate that has a fundamentalunderstanding of commodity markets, particularly in refined product futures andderivatives. A master’s degree in applied economics is a plus, but thecandidate must have, at a minimum, a related degree or extensive experience inthe commodities industry and in hedging applications. The candidate must bewell organized, possess excellent multi-tasking skills and enjoy working in abusy, small office environment.

The candidatewill support account executives in their management of the client base, such asmonitoring client physical and paper positions, data entry associated withhedging client exposure, and general support to the client base. Hedge Solutions Inc. operates in the refinedproduct markets (heating oil, ULSD, gasoline and propane) and so experience inthose markets is a plus. The candidate will also be responsible for analyzingand writing daily commentary with respect to price movements in USLD, RBOB,propane and crude oil futures markets. Candidate will help in processing tradeconfirmations and related duties in day to day operations with Hedge’s sistercompany, Northland Energy Trading, LLC.

Required Knowledge/Skills, Education,and Experience

  • Knowledge of and experience with physical and financial commodities transactions
  • Develop and maintain financial reports around various activities of Hedge Solutions daily operations
  • Develop and maintain excel spreadsheets to report on client, CTA, and Trading activities
  • Writing daily market commentary in the ULSD and Propane space
  • Handling client inquiries around the CTA reporting
  • Data entry, daily maintenance of proprietary hedging software

The minimum experience requirements are:

  • Advanced knowledge in energy related commoditymarkets
  • Exceptional organizational skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills andability to effectively communicate and contribute in a team environment
  • Must have extensive knowledge ofExcel
  • Knowledge of Risk Management in orderto accurately interpret, value and review on the risk associated with financialand physical instruments
  • Knowledge of financial instrumentspertinent to trading and marketing (options, swaps, swaptions, triggers,futures, index and fixed price transactions)
  • Knowledge of physical transactionsassociated with hedging a particular commodity
  • Ability to think quickly and accuratelyin order to resolve issues that constantly arise in an active trading and smalloffice environment

Job Type: Full-time

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)

Company's website:

  • http://www.hedgesolutions.com/