Operations – Securities Division Operations – FICC Operations: Commodities – Analyst – Calgary – Calgary

  • Company:
    Goldman Sachs
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    22 hours ago
  • Category:
    Business / Mgmt

OPERATIONSOperations is a dynamic, multi-faceted division that partners with all parts of the firm to provide banking, securities, and asset management services to clients around the world. In addition, Operations provides essential risk management and controls to preserve and enhance the firm”s assets and its reputation. For every new product launched and every trade executed, it is Operations that develops and manages the processes and controls that enable business flow.YOUR IMPACTJoin the Natural Gas Logistics Team and actively contribute to the entire lifecycle of a physical commodity. Coordinate transportation of natural gas across the continent while serving the operational needs of gas producers, power plants, and industrial end-users. Develop relationships with North American pipelines, storage operators, and our clients to ensure natural gas flows are accurate, timely and cost-effective each day. Work on a trading floor in a fast-paced environment in collaboration with trading and sales. Contribute to a group that places a premium on cross-training, entrepreneurial spirit, and a “team-first” attitude.OUR IMPACTMembers of the Gas and Power Logistics Team are highly visible participants in a dynamic marketplace. Our actions, attention to detail, and market savvy have a direct impact on one of the firm’s fastest growing business units. The team is responsible for timely and accurate submission of data to the respective system/ market operators. In addition to our core physical scheduling role the team also manages the firm’s physical assets and inventory. We coordinate projects to access new areas of the natural gas market. We provide our observations on flows in the marketplace against current and future commercial opportunities.RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONSHOW TO FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL Develop expertise and proficiency on Natural Gas infrastructure Provide traders and sales teams with timely and accurate market data Provide Logistics comments in a variety of areas including new trade ideas, system enhancements, and contract language Ensure counterparty positions reflect internal trading positions and remedy any discrepancies Monitor real-time curtailments and book representative trades to properly reflect trade economics Become a proactive team player who takes ownership and accountability of projects, has strong organizational skills, and the ability to effectively manage competing priorities Participate in ongoing refinement of team procedures and processes to support the developing business Liaise with Legal, Compliance, Credit, Technology, Tax, Insurance, Regulatory Reporting & relevant external bodiesSKILLS & EXPERIENCE WE’RE LOOKING FORBasic Qualifications Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 1 year of natural gas scheduling experience Experience working in fast paced environment Proficient with Microsoft applications The candidate must be available for work every fourth weekend and the occasional holidaysPreferred Qualifications Strong written and verbal communication skills with ability to be clear and concise Aptitude for building relationships and ability to communicate complex issues to a wide array of internal clients with differing levels of product experience Work well under pressure and meet deadlines Ability to learn quickly in a fast moving environment. Strong technical and analytical skills Team oriented approach – openness and good communication skills within the team and the ability to work across functions inside and outside of Operations Demonstrate strong technical skills and keen attention to detail Ability to innovate, adapt, and develop new processes to serve our evolving business. Focus on control issues, processes and procedures Proactive, self-starting individual with high levels of ownership Highly motivated and ability to coach others in technical areas and problem solving. Focus on control issues, processes and procedures Proactive, self-starting individual with high levels of ownership Highly motivated and ability to coach others in technical areas and problem solving Any prior experience of Middle Office, Settlements, Documentation, or Commodities more broadly a plusABOUT GOLDMAN SACHSAt Goldman Sachs, we commit our people, capital and ideas to help our clients, shareholders and the communities we serve to grow. Founded in 1869, we are a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm. Headquartered in New York, we maintain offices around the world. We believe who you are makes you better at what you do. We”re committed to fostering and advancing diversity and inclusion in our own workplace and beyond by ensuring every individual within our firm has a number of opportunities to grow professionally and personally, from our training and development opportunities and firmwide networks to benefits, wellness and personal finance offerings and mindfulness programs. Learn more about our culture, benefits, and people atGS.com/careers. We’re committed to finding reasonable accommodations for candidates with special needs or disabilities during our recruiting process. Learn more: https://www.goldmansachs.com/careers/footer/disability-statement.html© The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., 2020. 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