Quantitative Researcher – Commodities – Buy Side – London

London, South East England

We are currently working with a renowned buy-side firm who are seeking to systemize a large part of their investment process. They are starting to build out a small team of systematic commodities researchers with the ultimate of aim of developing and implementing systematic strategies on commodities. As a junior researcher on the team you will have a quantitative background and have experience working within a systematic strategy-building team either on the buy-side or sell-side.
You should enjoy working in a collaborative, hands-on team and have a robust way of facing challenging situations. You will be reporting to the Head of the team and ultimately into the CIO of the firm.

In order to apply, you should:

Currently be in employment within quantitative research
Have 1.5-5 years’ experience in quantitative research with a focus on commodities
Work within a top tier financial institution, buy or sell side
Have strong interpersonal and problem-solving skills
Programming proficiency in Python and other main programming languages

In order to work along side and learn from one of the worlds most renowned commodities traders, please send across your CV in WORD format to