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Market Risk Analyst

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Job ID 273439 Date posted 08/17/2023 Location : Wayzata, Minnesota

Want to build a stronger, more sustainable future and cultivate your career? Join Cargill's global team of 160,000 employees who use new technologies, dynamic insights and over 157 years of experience to connect farmers with markets, customers with ingredients, and people and animals with the food they need to thrive.

Job Purpose and Impact

The Market Risk Analyst will identify, assess and mitigate risk. In this role, you will de risk management procedures and processes to ensure adherence to policies and you will contribute to determining potential loss due to market movements.

Key Accountabilities

  • Assess and communicate information with regard to business risks with functions across the organization, including dissemination of risk reports and related analytics.
  • Participate in development and implementation of controls and cost-effective approaches to minimize the organization's risks.
  • Contribute to the estimation of the potential financial consequences of an occurring loss, using industry standard metrics such as Value-at-Risk (VaR) and Stress
  • Independently solve moderately complex issues with minimal supervision, while escalating more complex issues to appropriate staff.
  • Other duties as assigned


    Minimum Qualifications

    • Bachelor’s degree in a related field or equivalent experience.

    • Minimum of two years of related work experience.

    Preferred Qualifications

    • Strong interest in commodity and financial markets.
    • Experience with building dashboards in PowerBI or Tableau.

    Position Information

    • Location: Wayzata, Minnesota.

    Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

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