Cargill Commodity Analyst in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Commodity Analyst

Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and over 150 years of experience. We have 150,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work.

Description

Position Purpose

Statistical analysis of agricultural commodity markets. Primary focus is supply forecasting, secondary focus covers demand, price and macro analysis.

Principal Accountabilities

  • Use statistical modelling to project palm production.Report the results of crop progress and production.

  • Active participation in plantations visit/crop tour

  • To liase with plantation companies to understand palm production pattern.

  • Establish relationship with trade sources, R &D and others in palm industry to keep abreast with changes in the industry.

  • Any other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Education, Skills & Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Economics, Business, Mathematics or Statistics background

  • Experience in statistical analysis and building models to make forecasts.

  • Highly developed computer skills with Microsoft Office.

  • Strong written communication skills presenting results to a wide audience

  • Commodity or agricultural (Plantation preferably)

  • R / Python / Advanced excel or some form of statistical software and programming

Job Trading & Merchandising

Primary Location Malaysia-Kuala Lumpur-Kuala Lumpur

Schedule Full-time

Job Type Standard

Shift Day Job

Req ID: KUA00317