Commodity Analyst - Grains and Oilseeds

Job Title: Commodity Analyst - Grains and Oilseeds

Employer: CRM AgriCommodities

Location: Cirencester, UK
Remuneration: Competitive Salary + Incentives scheme

CRM Agri are looking for a commodity market analyst. The role will involve analysis of global
agricultural commodity markets, development of statistical models, writing analysis and opinion
report and managing physical and risk management strategies on behalf of key customers. The
successful candidate will assist in delivering value to stakeholders through regular market
analysis, liaising with strategic advisors and sales people, sharing market insights and developing
trading strategies.

Company Introduction

CRM AgriCommodities provide grains and oilseeds market analysis and strategic price risk
management solutions to producers, end users and agribusinesses througout the UK and
overseas. Our services help businesses throughout the supply chain to manage price volatility
and add value to the commodities they are trading. Our global analysis, clear market opinions and
highly experienced team give us the opportunity to work with leading businesses throughout the
food and farming industry.

The Role

Reporting directly to senior management, the role will involve:
• Communicating market intelligence with stakeholders
• Building price forecasting models, developing trading strategies, managing risk positions
• Analysis of commodity supply and demand balances
• Analysis of physical price data and its relationship to global trade and consumption
• Assisting with managing trading positions of customers
• Continually develop processes and methodologies, ensuring the ongoing accuracy and
effectiveness of outputs.

• Developing strategic relationships with external global research organisations
• Build a book of commercial customers
• Undertaking relevant qualifications and training

Qualifications Required

• Quantitative/ Analytical background with excellent written English and creative report
writing ability
• Be a team player and willing to provide wider business input, as well as assist other team
members when required
• Strong presentation skills and able to deliver with energy and passion
• Excellent Excel/ Powerpoint skills and preferably data modelling experience
• Organised with the ability to work to tight deadlines
• Some travel required, must hold a full driving licence and be eligible to work permanently in
the UK
• Commodity market experience and understanding of market fundamentals, hedging tools
and physical pricing
• Experience in agricultural commodity trading, procurement, marketing or risk management
• Masters degree in Economics or Agriculture and/ or relevant industry experience

To Apply

Please include a CV and a cover letter outlining how your skills and experience align with the job
requirements and your salary expectations.

Applicants must have the right to live and work in the UK

Only short-listed applicants will be contacted

CRM AgriCommodities is an equal opportunity employer