We are constantly looking for new talent and we welcome unsolicited applications.

In fact, some of our current staff originally introduced themselves through unsolicited applications. So go ahead. Send us your current CV and a one-page cover letter describing your education, experience and - most importantly - why you would like a career with Global Risk Management.

Commodity trader with ambitions and drive

We are looking for a commodity trader for our office in Denmark. 

As business activities are increasing, we need a new colleague with drive and ambition to become a top-notch commodity trader. You will become part of a small team of highly motivated colleagues. It is a plus if you have practical experience already, but for the right person with the relevant theoretical tool box, this could be an opportunity to kick-start your career in the commodity trading environment.    

Global Risk Management is a young and fast-growing global company with head office in Middelfart and sales offices in Copenhagen and Singapore. We strive to deliver optimum oil price risk management solutions to our clients worldwide within the business areas shipping, aviation, suppliers and industries.


Together with the trading team you will take part in the day-to-day operation and trading - as well as continued development of tools and trading strategies to support the optimum business flow.

 Main tasks

Your main tasks will be to ensure the day-to-day operation of our trading desk business. Among others, this includes:

  • Pricing options, swaps, futures etc.
  • Updating and maintaining databases and trade reporting
  • Continuously analyse and interpret the markets

You will be in close contact with colleagues as well as counterparties.

 About you

You have a profound theoretical knowledge base and your background is within financial markets  perhaps combined with experience from a bank or trading house. In addition, it is a plus, if you have experience with oil/energy markets.

Being part of an international organisation, you must be able to communicate in English both in writing and orally.

As we cover global trading hours, flexibility is a key competence.

 How to apply

Send us your current CV and a one-page cover letter by e-mail to
For more information about the position contact Head of Trading, Mads Hemmingsen at +45 8838 0004.

 Send a short application and a cv to as soon as possible since we conduct interviews on a continuous basis. We hope you consider the job an interesting challenge and look forward to hearing from you!

 Global Risk Management

We are part of United Shipping & Trading Company (USTC) and founded in 2004. The company has offices in Denmark and Singapore.

Global Risk Management is a leading provider of customised hedging solutions for the management of price risk on fuel expenses. Combining in-depth knowledge of the oil market, finance and transport, we help clients protect their margins from the risk posed by notoriously volatile fuel prices.

A large part of our clients operates within the shipping industry, but also airline companies, oil suppliers and industry make extensive use of Global Risk Management’s expertise.