Careers

Join the Evolution Markets Team!

Evolution Markets is a dynamic, growing company providing unique career opportunities in energy and environmental trading markets for qualified professionals. If you are interested in joining the industry leader in energy and environmental markets with a global perspective, an award winning reputation and a forward looking management team, we encourage you to contact us:

 

Current Listings:

Trade Assistant/ Operations Support

Position Details:

  • Reports to: Desk Head
  • Location:  New York
  • Compensation Range: Commensurate with Experience

Position Summary:

Evolution Markets seeks an ambitious, hard working individual to act as a trade assistant/operations support for its growing team of New York brokers serving various commodity markets. This is an excellent opportunity for candidates seeking employment in the commodity markets, working with seasoned industry professionals in a fast paced, competitive work environment for a growing interdealer broker.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Support brokers with trade execution follow-up and administration;
  • Ensure that all Daily trades are entered into required trading  and proprietary systems;
  • Review daily trade blotters and report information on a daily basis;
  • Participate in ad hoc projects assisting the operation and growth of the office and brokerage desks; and
  • Act as back-up to other members of the operations team, and assist with special operations/trade Support projects as needed.

Candidate Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of experience in commodity markets as a trade assistant and or operations support,
  • The ideal candidate will have interest in and understanding of global energy commodity and financial markets, including markets infrastructure.
  • Candidate should demonstrate strong analytical and organizational skills; include proficiency with relevant energy commodity trading software and data systems.
  • The ideal candidate will have experience with futures clearers (FCMs)
  • Experience with Trade Entry (ICE, CME) systems a plus.
  • Microsoft Excel proficiency required.
  • A Bachelor’s degree in Business or a related field is preferred.
  • Candidate should demonstrate the following characteristics:
    • Detail and results oriented,
    • Team player,
    • Able to make quick and independent decisions under pressure,
    • A strong communicator with excellent interpersonal skills, and
    • Ability to thrive in an ultrafast paced entrepreneurial environment, and work well on a tight-knit competitive team.

Senior Broker, Biofuel Markets

Position Details:

  • Location: New York or Houston
  • Compensation: Commensurate with Experience

Position Summary:

Evolution Markets seeks an experienced individual to contribute to the firm’s growing Biofuels Desk, which brokers transactions in physical biofuels in North America, including biodiesel and ethanol. This individual would also lead the firm’s brokerage services for ethanol financial swaps, as well as structured transaction services and RINs brokerage.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead Evolution Markets brokerage services in North American ethanol swap markets.
  • Act as broker in the execution of biofuel transactions, both in a fast-trading capacity and with regard to longer-term structured transactions
  • Counsel clients on market access strategies, including trade execution and risk management approaches to various biofuel markets
  • Develop strong relationships with biofuel market participants, including refiners, marketers, blenders, banks, and hedge funds.
  • Follow market developments, providing analysis and articulation of those developments to customers
  • Identify and execute opportunities to expand market coverage and service offerings for biofuel markets, assist in building an industry leading brokerage desk in the sector.
  • Facilitate the professional development of junior brokers, creating a strong team environment and expanding scope and size of biofuel desk.

Candidate Qualifications:

  • 5-10 years of experience in biofuel markets as a broker, trader, marketer, sales manager or related position.
  • The ideal candidate will have detailed knowledge of traded ethanol swap markets, as well as biofuels RINs, market infrastructure, and biofuel commodity specifications.
  • Candidate should also have a detailed knowledge of ethanol market fundamentals, including related markets (i.e. RBOB, corn) and the underlying regulatory foundation of the market (i.e. Renewable Fuel Standard).
  • Candidate should demonstrate the following characteristics:
    • Results oriented
    • Team player
    • Able to make quick and independent decisions
    • A strong communicator with excellent interpersonal skills
  • A Bachelor’s degree in Business, Engineering or related field. Master’s degree is preferred.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced entrepreneurial environment, and work well in a tight-knit team environment.