Overview

CPQi is a Managed Services company, working exclusively with the financial markets and operating in Canada, U.S.A, Brazil, Chile, Argentina, Mexico, and Peru.

We are currently seeking a Business Analyst (BA) , with deep understanding of Commodities, specifically with Emissions, Agriculture and Metals. Understanding Endur system/process would be an asset.   with experience in implementing accounting systems.

The incumbent will be facilitating BA work for a CPQi Client and expected to be located within Halifax Canada. The role is a full-time and to commence as soon as possible. The incumbent must be able to work in a fast-paced environment while meeting all target dates and deliverables.

Tasks:

The incumbent will be responsible for understanding and assessing the changing needs of the business, and commodity products to simplify and streamline front-to-back processes within energy, metals, emissions and agricultural.

The candidate should have sound knowledge of commodities and related trading platforms, Further experience on physical transactions, financial derivatives, financial view of positions, risk, and profit & loss (P&L).

The person will act as the liaison amongst key stakeholders to help support and translate needs across business units and functions.

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Deep understanding of commodity sectors, metals, emissions, and agriculture
  • Technical knowledge of commodities trading and trade lifecycle.
  • General understanding of commodity exchanges
  • Strong understanding of local and federal regulations for commodities
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to articulate technical requirements to Users and Stakeholders.
  • Strong analytical, troubleshooting, and problem-solving skills.
  • Assist with technical specification documents and unit testing plans.
  • Able to work in a collaborative team environment.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Strong Mathematics skills

Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Finance or Accounting
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related field would be an asset
  • 5-8 years of experience supporting BA deliverables.
  • Lean six sigma or equivalent methodologies is an asset.

Competencies:

  • General understanding of the Endur application would be an asset
  • Deep understanding of complex commodities investment instruments

Working Conditions:

  • Ability to work independently and remotely.

Requirements
Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Deep understanding of commodity sectors, metals, emissions, and agriculture
  • Technical knowledge of commodities trading and trade lifecycle.
  • General understanding of commodity exchanges
  • Strong understanding of local and federal regulations for commodities
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to articulate technical requirements to Users and Stakeholders.
  • Strong analytical, troubleshooting, and problem-solving skills.
  • Assist with technical specification documents and unit testing plans.
  • Able to work in a collaborative team environment.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Strong Mathematics skills

About CPQI

With a focus on digital transformation, predictive artificial intelligence, DevOps and cloud migration, we provide managed services, including building, implementing, & supporting financial markets systems for leading American economies.