Student employee - Commodity analyst

The job

As a student employee at Kairos Commodities you will become a part of a busy and informal organization. You will be a part of our analytical unit, which maintains and develops Kairos Commodities’ analyses of commodities and aims to deliver high quality service to our clients. We offer the opportunity to work both independently and in teams. The work environment is characterized by integrity, trust, professionalism, and humor.

We are looking for a student to update and develop analyses of market developments within a range of commodities, including metals, energy sources, plastics, and edibles. Kairos Commodities offers our clients access to commodity analyses and forecasts of future commodity price developments through our website

As a student employee at Kairos Commodities you will be able to schedule your working hours to a great extent. The working hours will be 15-25 a week. We expect a certain degree of flexibility near deadlines, but we will accommodate your requests in relation to your exams and schedule.

The tasks

» Collecting data from a wide range of sources including industry organizations, The Federal Reserve, Eurostat, Census Bureau, CFTC, BLS, and many more.

» Maintaining web-based fundamental analysis including supply, demand, inventory levels, cost driver developments and financial measures

» Supporting the identification and development of additional analytical indicators

The candidate

» Studies HA (almen) 1st, 2nd, or 3rd year

» Possesses strong quantitative and analytical skills with attention to detail and accuracy

» Is fluent in written English and Danish

» Works independently, professionally and in a well-structured manner

» Is able to define problems, to collect data, to establish facts, and draw valid conclusions

» Enjoys repetitive tasks based on practical procedures and systems

» Has an interest in econometric techniques

» Has a solid knowledge of Excel

» Preferably has experience with either Python, VBA, Bloomberg Terminal, or SQL

Kairos Commodities A/S

Kairos Commodities is a leading-edge provider of commodity market intelligence and commodity risk management. The services are delivered through a web-based platform that supports a fast-growing number of companies in achieving a competitive advantage through superior management of commodity risk exposures. The platform provides clients with advanced tools within cost and risk management, a wide range of highly valuable market information and price forecasts with a very high reliability. Kairos Commodities has clients in 20 countries and more than 4,000 users representing hundreds of billions of Euros in spend.

Among many others, the clients include: Associated British Food, Danish Crown, Hapag-Lloyd, Husqvarna, FLSmidth, Novo Nordisk, Orkla, Pernod Ricard, and ThyssenKrupp.

For further information, please contact Søren Vammen at +45 2166 0290.

Please submit your application in English as soon as possible, with exam results, and grade transcripts.

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