Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Calgary


Ourclient, a large oil and gas company, is currently seeking a contract analyst- Risk Assessment to work a 6 month contract based in Calgary

Contract Analyst – Risk Assessment


- Analyze and publish the daily risk management exposure reports, profit and loss report, and related reporting requirements for the companies trading activity
- Administer risk governance policies and standards for the trading business
- Operate as the main day-to-day risk function contact person for the gas & power trading desk team
- Collaborate across our functions to support growth of new business initiatives
- Look for continuous improvement opportunities in processes and systems


- Several years of Oil and Gas industry experience
- A University degree, preferably in Business, Economics, Mathematics or Computer Science
- Advanced Microsoft Excel skills (e.g. complex formulae, macros etc.)
- Proven social skills, as well as strong verbal and written communication skills which allows you to build strong, positive relationships
- A high level of intellectual curiosity for understanding commodity compliance, finance, and commerce
- Alignment with our values of: safety above all else, stronger together, operational discipline, curiosity and lifelong learning, act with integrity

Preference for:

- Experience in a trading environment
- Experience in a large organization with complex operations and a strong sophisticated control environment
- A finance designation (CFA, FRM, ERP, PRM)
- Strong knowledge of Power BI, SQL, and VBA
- Knowledge of Energy Trading Risk Management systems (e.g. Commodity XL, Open Link, Allegro)
- Basic knowledge of risk management concepts and the trading cycle
- Proficiency with analyzing complex sets of data, and the ability to independently problem solve

  • erp
  • excel
  • microsoft excel
  • sql

About the company

NES Global Talent is an award winning workforce solutions specialist that provides candidates across the Oil & Gas, Power, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Chemicals and Mining sectors worldwide. We provide guaranteed staffing solutions, sourced from a global talent pool by a dedicated, discipline specific team of over 950 staff.