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Senior Geologist - Mining Finance Team - Commodities Markets and Finance - Commodities and Global Markets


Joining as a Senior Geologist in the Mining Finance team will see you actively involved in a range of financing facilities and investments. You’ll will help identify opportunities and review all technical aspects of projects . 

Working closely with our own business and Risk teams, you will assess and review the quality of transactions as well as conducting due diligence, which will include preparing and presenting submissions to our senior management and Risk Management Group. With a strong client focus, you’ll need to build relationships with clients at all levels, be available to undertaking site visits and importantly, be forward-thinking, identifying new opportunities in the resources sector where our team of mining finance specialists can continue to build its business and existing strong market presence.

You’ll need to be a tertiary qualified Geologist with more than 7 years’ experience. You will have worked in the sector and have practical open-cut/ underground mine experience, specifically across hard rock mining: gold; zinc; copper, base metals, minerals (metalliferous) and bulk commodities. “Hands on” experience with resource estimation skills using geostatistical techniques will be essential as will technical and analytical skills, risk review and due diligence capabilities.  We’re looking for an applicant who is commercially-minded, who is well-connected in the sector and remains focused on trends and future issues.

If you are interested in a position which will draw on your technical expertise and allow you to work within a financially-driven business, then we would be very interested to hear from you. To apply, please submit a covering letter and concise resume as one Word or PDF-formatted document.  To include your covering letter, simply insert an additional page into the front or back of your resume.


About Commodities and Global Markets

Commodities and Global Markets provides clients with an integrated, end-to-end offering across global markets including equities, fixed income, foreign exchange and commodities.

Our commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion 

The diversity of our people is one of our greatest strengths. An inclusive and equitable environment enables us to deliver innovative and sustainable outcomes for our people, clients, shareholders and communities. From day one, you'll be encouraged to be yourself and supported to perform at your best. If our purpose of ‘empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future’ is as inspiring to you as it is to us, please apply. With the right technology, support and resources, our people can work in a range of flexible ways.

We are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity, equity and inclusion. We encourage candidates to speak with a member of our recruitment team if you require adjustments to our recruitment process to support you, and the type of working arrangements that would help you thrive.


About Macquarie

A career at Macquarie means you’ll have the opportunity to develop and utilise new skills, explore interesting fields and do challenging work that will impact the lives of people around the world—whether it’s accelerating the green energy transition, helping sustain global food supplies, financing social housing projects or investing in essential infrastructure. At Macquarie, we’re empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future.

Our size and international presence means your work can take you anywhere—across business groups, disciplines, sectors and borders. With 18,000+ employees and offices in 33 markets around the world, we’re a truly global organisation.

You’ll be supported by a diverse team where the unique perspectives, ideas and experiences that all of our people bring are valued. You’ll be empowered to address unmet needs in our communities whilst advising and investing alongside our clients and partners. Working with us, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference.

Macquarie is a global financial group providing clients with asset management, retail and business banking, wealth management, leasing and asset financing, market access, commodity trading, renewables development, specialist advisory, capital raising and principal investment.

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Job no: CGM-965734
Work type: Permanent - Full time
Location: Sydney
Category: Senior, Mid-senior, Capital Markets, Commodities
Group: Commodities and Global Markets
Division: Commodity Markets and Finance
Recruiter: Reveka Papadopoulos
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