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Analyst

Date:  19-Jun-2022
Country:  India
Function:  OGA
Sub-Function:  OGA





 

About Us

Olam International is a leading food and agri-business supplying food, ingredients, feed and fibre to over 19,800 customers worldwide. Our value chain spans over 60 countries and includes farming, processing and distribution operations, as well as a sourcing network of 4.8 million farmers. Through our purpose to 'Re-imagine Global Agriculture and Food Systems', Olam aims to address the many challenges involved in meeting the needs of a growing global population, while achieving positive impact for farming communities, our planet and all our stakeholders. Headquartered and listed in Singapore, Olam currently ranks among the top 30 largest primary listed companies in terms of market capitalisation on SGX-ST.

 

Product Information

Cotton

Africa accounts for about 18% of world production. We run extensive ginning operations in Côte d’Ivoire, Mozambique, Chad, Tanzania, Uganda, and Zimbabwe. We have nurtured long-standing relationships as the preferred partner to various cotton marketing boards and ginners.

Job Description

Key Deliverables

  • Responsible for complete demand-side analysis of cotton and competing fibers
  • Gather and analyze data on trade, macro-economy, and market-trend to create forecasts for business Perform fundamental analysis, conduct research on historical data, and use mathematical & statistical tools to guide the decision-making of the business.
  • Analytics of market construct on derivative exchanges.
  • Supply & Demand Analysis – Keep abreast of the latest trends in production, consumption, export and import trade flows, and trade policies.
  • Developing and refining processes for data collection and analysis. Collaborate with the global team for supply-side forecasting of cotton using production economics
  • Consolidation of reports including position reports for all regions. Work closely with the trading desk and origin teams to direct, collect and collate data.
  • Produce a weekly outlook report every week to circulate to the business.
  • Create a repository of medium and long-term forecast reports.

Requirements

  • 6-8 years preferably knowing critical variables affecting prices, trends, and basic relationships and analyzing the current and future likely impact.
  • High order of analytical & conceptual skills, effective usage of excel
  • Effective interpersonal & communication skills, be self-driven, and ready to interact with all levels of the organization
  • An understanding of how, and the willingness to go the extra mile, to bring added business value.
  • Strong ability to motivate, train and coach employees to encourage optimum performance and engagement

Olam is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, nationality, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Applicants are requested to complete all required steps in the application process including providing a resume/CV in order to be considered for open roles.

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