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Commercial Analyst


USA - CA - Long Beach - OES

Job Category: 


Education Level: 

Bachelor's Degree


Full Time

Job Description: 

Oxbow’s West Coast business is principally involved in the trading of petroleum coke and coal shipped through multiple locations throughout the U.S West Coast. and Canada. The Commercial Analyst role will interact with all levels of the Oxbow West Coast team to provide insights into the business using various quantitative approaches. The position will report to the VP West Coast Supply while also interacting regularly with the VP West Coast Optimization and Planning. The successful candidate will need to become highly knowledgeable of all aspects of the West Coast business (commercial, operational and financial), understand dynamics of multiple commodity markets, and frequently generate analytical tools to assist in business decisions.

Job responsibilities will include:

• Manage detailed tracking of West Coast deals (sales and supply) to provide insight internally of trends by customer/supplier/competitor
• Compile and generate estimated monthly margin reports for the West Coast business
• Assist in the financial and commercial review of all contracts
• Lead the budgeting process for the West Coast business
• Provide analytical support to optimize Oxbow’s West Coast business portfolio

Job Requirements:

Successful candidate will have a Bachelors Degree as well as 2-4 years of related experience and possess a high aptitude for analytical and quantitative thinking. Excellent organizational skills and ability to effectively manage priorities and projects in a fast-paced and dynamic environment will also be required. Must be highly proficient in Excel and metrics and analysis driven. Our decision-making process in every aspect of the business is dependent on the quantitative analysis generated by this role so it is integral to have a candidate who embraces financial analysis of large data sets and approaches problem-solving by allowing the numbers to lead the way.

***Internal candidates: Contact Jennifer Schmidt

Oxbow is an equal opportunity employer.

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