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The IGC, an intergovernmental commodity body based in London, focuses on providing independent and authoritative information on world grains, rice and oilseeds market developments for dissemination to member governments, subscribers and the public. The Council, which administers the Grains Trade Convention, also monitors national grain policies, conducts surveys of the international grain economy and fosters co-operation between governments and the industry.

The Council has a vacancy for an Agricultural Commodity Analyst.

Duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Providing in-depth analysis on the global grain market situation and outlook
  • Contributing to daily, weekly and monthly market reports
  • Maintaining and further developing IGC’s statistical database

Qualifications: The successful candidate should have:

  • Citizenship of one of IGC’s member governments*
  • A good university degree in agricultural economics or economics, and around two years’
    experience in market analysis in the commodities sector.
  • Exceptional recent graduates will also be considered
  • Strong quantitative and analytical skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English

Compensation: Commensurate with experience and qualifications

Please send a letter of application accompanied by a c.v. with latest salary details to:

Executive Director
International Grains Council
1 Canada Square
Canary Wharf
E14 5AE

Emailed applications should be sent to: igcrecruit2017@igc.int

Closing date for applications: 5 May 2017


NB: Only short-listed candidates will receive an acknowledgement.