Trading Analyst

  • Company:
    Caltex Australia Group
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    3 days ago
  • Category:
  • Permanent full-time role
  • Clear career pathway
  • About the company:

    An ASX listed company with approximately 5,000 employees we are a business that never stops transforming, our people are challenged with making it happen. Whether it’s dreaming up big ideas, questioning the norm, or solving complex problems, we are tasked with making an impact on the business that will take us into the future. Our collaborative culture means effective decision making informed by diverse thinking, cross functional-working teams and access to experts across our business.

    About the role:

    We have a permanent role for an experienced Trading Analyst to join our Supply Commercial team in our Fuels and Infrastructure Business unit. You will facilitate execution of long and short-term trading and infrastructure deals by providing robust data analysis to support the team in making decisions and evaluating alternatives aligned to our overall strategy.

    The role is based in Sydney CBD, but we offer flexible work options and we are open to inter-state candidates.


  • Provide advice and modelling insights to the Supply Commercial group on in and out of country positioning.
  • Generate scenario assessments for physical oil trading deals
  • Support the business development process with market insights, tools and analysis
  • Track the performance of trading contracts, including P&L and Exposure Tracking
  • A variety of physical oil Trading and freight analysis
  • Skills and experience:

    You’ll bring strong commercial experience in the downstream oil industry and/ or petroleum trading companies in areas such as supply planning, supply operations, line finance roles, corporate planning and strategy and distribution.

    We are open to pricing, finance backgrounds in industries with similar bulk commodities to oil and gas.

  • Tertiary qualification in Engineering, Finance or Business-related disciple, or relevant operational experience
  • Understanding of supply chain process and impacts
  • Experience and knowledge of trading processes and procedures
  • Demonstrated experience with large data sets and modelling tools and techniques in addition to being an Excel and VBA wizard
  • Experience developing models, tools and dashboards for front office teams
  • An enquiring and curious mind, keen to find new insights and seeking an intellectual challenge
  • Culture and the team:

    Reporting to the Supply Commercial Manager you will join a team of 19, in a culture of people that can mentor and support you and share their knowledge. We are looking for a collaborative individual who has a good attitude and a passion for what they do and can be versatile through ambiguity and changing activities.

    We offer great benefits including flexible working from home, discounts off petrol, career growth, and the opportunity to work in an interesting and complex organisation.

    If you’d like to learn more – apply now!