Full-Time

Trader – Soft Commodities

Posted on 5/8/2024

DV Trading

DV Trading

201-500 employees

Provides liquidity in financial markets

Venture Capital

Senior

New York, NY, USA

Required Skills
Python
SQL
Excel/Numbers/Sheets
Requirements
  • Softs trading experience required
  • Proven track record with strong and consistent historical P&L’s
  • Exceptional knowledge of fundamental concepts within chosen product(s) traded
  • A strong understanding of futures/options risk
  • Self-starter with entrepreneurial spirit
  • Able to learn quickly in a fast-paced, high-pressure environment
  • Detail-oriented, organized, diligent
  • Maintain composure and communicate clearly when under pressure
  • Ability to succeed working as part of a diversified team
  • High level of proficiency in Excel; SQL, python, statistical modelling, other programming a plus
Responsibilities
  • Primary owner of P&L in one or multiple products in the softs/Ags space
  • Build and maintain rigorous fundamental trading models
  • Work with risk to ensure compliance with agreed-upon risk management metrics and sizing
  • Liaise with wider softs team to share knowledge, trading ideas and risk positioning
  • Grow existing trades and P&L while identifying and pursuing new opportunities
  • Further responsibilities may be driven by the individual’s interests and specific skills

DV Trading LLC is a prime workspace for those interested in a financial sector role, thriving on a culture of deep market insight and advanced risk management. As a North American-based proprietary trading firm, it provides essential liquidity services to global financial markets, coupled with hedging solutions to commodity producers and users. The firm's commitment to utilizing proprietary capital and strategies ensures a dynamic, results-driven environment.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Chicago, Illinois

Founded

2006

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

11%

1 year growth

35%

2 year growth

75%