Senior Commodities Business Analyst (Kanton Zug)

For our customer, an international trading company with an office in Canton of Zug we are looking for an experienced

Senior Commodities Business Analyst 100%

Your responsibilities:

  • You will provide analysis, write business specifications, conduct testing and provide second level support to the business;
  • You will be the point of contact for users for all matters related to trading systems;
  • You have to manage a book of work and interact regularly with business representative to discuss deliveries and priorities;
  • You will be in charge of coordinating the support and the development teams;
  • You will have to make sure users receive a good level of support from IT; coordinate efforts from support and development team; deliver enhancement to the systems and processes; guarantee stability and robustness in systems; clearly communicate timeline and priorities.
  • Liaising with vendors or external consultants on major projects;
  • Analyzing bugs fix and small enhancements; either by providing guidance to the support or development team or writing business and technical specifications or testing the deliverables;
  • Providing input for strategic initiative: writing business specification or doing proof of concepts; estimating duration /planning;
  • Being available for second level support question from Front office, Ops and Risk teams; typically providing guidance for booking complex trades, investigating Pnl and risk issues/questions, investigating EOD batch failures when support cannot help.

Your Profile:

  • Bachelor degree or higher education in computer science/mathematics;
  • Proven experience (min. 5 years) as Business Analyst or Developer in a trading and operations environment;
  • Business knowledge of the derivatives and physical commodity business;
  • Technical skills (software engineering, IT architecture, SQL);
  • Extensive knowledge of RightAngle is a must, knowledge of other physical commodities system is a plus;
  • Proven track record of delivering physical commodity IT projects; experience with Front Office user is a plus;
  • In depth knowledge of Front to Back financial process (Trade booking, Scheduling, Risk, Invoicing, Settlement)
  • Fluent English is a must
  • Ability to prioritise different tasks
  • Strong analytical skills and attention to details
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • EU-passport or a valid working permit in Switzerland is a must


If you can identify yourself with the requirements of this challenging position, we kindly ask you to press the red button „APPLY NOW“ below and upload your CV.