Arthur Trading is looking for Trading Interns starting in summer 2022 in their Minneapolis, MN office. Arthur Trading is a small division of the Arthur Companies, a diversified agribusiness headquartered in Eastern North Dakota. Commodity trading is a fast-paced, rewarding career that requires a strong competitive drive, an entrepreneurial spirit, and the ability to work through a variety of information and make quick and effective decisions.
You will start your experience learning the basics of futures and cash trading in both real world and simulated environments. Interns will have the opportunity to help find solutions to existing challenges, tackle self-led projects, and be a part of a trading team from the ground up. This job gives you the opportunity to learn the fundamentals of physical and futures commodities trading starting on day one.
This is a paid internship that will run June 13th, 2022 to August 8th, 2022 and will be in person for the duration.
Potential Work Assignments:
· Maintain commodity specific fundamental research
· Produce new supply and demand material for new commodities and/or locations
· Monitor local cash markets to identify financial trading opportunities
· Develop various presentations on trading opportunities and recommendations for team
· Crop Touring
· Order Entry and Position Reporting
Skills and Qualifications:
· Successful candidates for the Trading intern position at the firm will be interested in looking at multi-dimensional commodity markets while being self-motivated and disciplined
· Ability to work in a collaborative team environment while having the confidence to make their own decisions quickly is key
· Ability to absorb and quickly understand information pertaining to various markets and their connections
· Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal skills
· Ideal candidates are curious, interested in agriculture or commodities markets and have an entrepreneurial focus
· Strong skills in Microsoft Excel required, some knowledge of Python or C# would be a plus but not mandatory
· All majors are encouraged to apply for the internship
Arthur Trading is in the North Loop of Minneapolis, MN a vibrant neighborhood north of downtown Minneapolis.