Talent Development Manager

  • London
  • 10th February 2021

Employer: Onyx Commodities

Reference: TDM-Onyx

Contract Type: Full time, Part time

Full Description:

Onyx Commodities was founded, by traders, on the principles of expertise, vision and excellence. The company has rapidly grown to command across the entire spectrum of oil derivative products. Onyx's aim is not just to be market leaders but to build a unique franchise that continuously pushes boundaries. We know that success is derived from a total commitment to pursue excellence in both our people and our technology which we invest heavily in.

Why Onyx?
We’re unique in the sense that our traders don’t compete against each other, we work with a more collective mindset, the trade is always the most important thing. To us, conflict is bad for business, harmony is profitable. Our financial results prove this.

Largest Liquidity Provider
13bn+ barrels equivalent traded annually. $520bn+ of notional value. As much as 27% of total traded volumes in key oil swaps markets.

£0-120m Annual Revenue
From start-up to diversified trading revenue, in 4 years we’ve implemented our style and strategy to great effect - our performance speaks for itself.

Globally Recognised Player
Our trading desks cover all geographical time zones, with meaningful coverage in all key areas of oil. Our brand is built on reliability & integrity.

Continuously Growing
Trading desks have grown from 2 to 7 in 4 years, with 15+ trained traders through our Trader Development Program.


Main Responsibilities:
⁃ Managing the performance for Junior traders working through Onyx’s in-house Trader Development Training Program to become Senior Oil Derivative traders
⁃ Provide on-going mentoring and support to the Junior traders

⁃ Assertive communicator
⁃ Strong emotional intelligence
⁃ No requirement to have existing knowledge working in finance or commodity training
⁃ Focus will be on personality and cultural fit

Note that this is a full time role, however there is optionally for a part-time (3 day/week) arrangement. Will be discussed on a case per case basis.

Package description

Competitive salary + Performance related bonus

Vacancy website address recruitment@onyxcommodities.com 


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Contact us
  • Rooms G07 and G08 Fairfax Hall, Leeds Beckett University, Headingley Campus. Headingley, Leeds LS6 3QT
  • 0113 812 6164