Randstad Commodity Analyst in Smithfield, Virginia

Commodity Analyst

job details:

  • location:Smithfield, VA

  • salary:$62,000 - $83,000 per year

  • date posted:Friday, January 11, 2019

  • experience:3 Years

  • job type:Permanent

  • industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

  • reference:449518

  • questions:804-327-9166.

job description

Commodity Analyst

job summary:

One of our clients in Smithfield , VA is looking to add an analyst to their team! This is an excellent opportunity to grow your career and work for a stable organization that values company culture. Ideally, my client would like someone with an accounting/finance background who has had some exposure to commodities/hedging reports. This position reports to the Executive Vice President and has high executive visibility and growth potential.

location: Smithfield, Virginia

job type: Permanent

salary: $62,000 - 83,000 per year

work hours: 9 to 5

education: Bachelor's degree

experience: 3 Years


  • Analyze and research information on certain markets

  • Work in conjunction with Finance and Accounting to ensure compliance with company policies and protocols; provide data analysis support to the hedging team.

  • Forecast business by analyzing financial information a

  • Monitor economic, industrial, and corporate trends by analyzing information from various sources to make informed decisions pertaining to the business.

  • Variance analysis


  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance and 3+ years' experience in an accounting or finance

  • Experience working in a commodity related role and/or agriculture experience a plus

  • Strong analytical, logic and problem-solving skills.

  • Ability to interpret/communicate results.

  • Demonstrated knowledge and working ability of Microsoft Office Suite: highly proficient in Excel with the ability to run extensive and complex reports and queries.

  • Ability to work in a team environment

If you or someone you know may be interested in this position, please email Alyssa.Crnkovich directly at Alyssa.Crnkovich@randstadusa.com .

skills: Excel

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