Randstad Senior Business Analyst in Houston, Texas

Senior Business Analyst

job details:

  • location:Houston, TX

  • salary:$37 - $42 per hour

  • date posted:Wednesday, February 13, 2019

  • experience:4 Years

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Finance and Insurance

  • reference:452031

job description

Senior Business Analyst

job summary:

  • This is a contract role expected to last 5 months.

  • The Commodity Issuing team is responsible for the drafting and execution of commodity confirmations for all financial and physical transactions, including crude, refined products, natural gas, electricity, base metals and commodity index. This position requires assertive, acute attention to detail, an aptitude for managing multiple priorities with minimal oversight or direction.

location: Houston, Texas

job type: Contract

salary: $37 - 42 per hour

work hours: 8 to 5

education: Bachelor's degree

experience: 4 Years


  • Draft OTC Commodity Financial and Physical trade confirmations

  • Review incoming confirmations

  • Collaborate closely with Sales, Trading and Trade Control to ensure proper trade terms are captured on confirmations

  • Identify discrepancies, preform all necessary investigation, and directly negotiate and resolve disputes with Counterparties

  • Communicate regularly with clients to ensure timely execution of confirmations

  • Responsible for reporting daily confirmation metrics

  • Work in conjunction with all affected areas of the bank to develop and maintain globally consistent documentation process

  • Identify and implement process improvements


  • MUST HAVE 4-5 years experience with Derivatives Confirmation, Drafting

  • Bachelor Degree or equivalent work experience

  • Previous experience with drafting and reviewing structured confirmations required

  • Experience and demonstrated skill in negotiation, issue resolution and escalation of disputes

  • Display ability to meet multiple deadlines in a dynamic, fast pace environment

  • Exhibit excellent attention to detail and accuracy

  • Self-motivated with a keen desire to learn and contribute within dynamic team environment

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Maintain highest professional and ethical standards

  • General understanding of Energy market and products

  • Understanding ISDA terms required

skills: Excel

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