Carbon Analyst

​We are looking for a creative and detail-orientated carbon analyst with a collaborative approach to join a top tier energy producer and trading business in London. You will support the expansion of the Environmental Markets side of the business, including the development and management of Environmental market analysis activities . The role will report directly into the Head of Fundamentals and Analytics.

You will primarily be working with the Environmental Markets team as it develops as a separate business unit, and as part of the wider Fundamentals & Analytics group supporting all trading & business development activities. The successful candidate will have an important part to play in producing high quality analytics, targeted directly at producing commercial recommendations which add value to the trading bottom line.

Responsibilities

  • Build and develop fundamental analysis to support the full value chain of Environmental products, supporting upstream and downstream origination targets as well as expansion of existing trading on the EU ETS, potential expansion into new markets (e.g. Korea/California) and voluntary carbon offsets globally.

  • Track the development of the European and global development of hydrogen build usage and market development.

  • Design and develop decision-supporting analysis, tools and models that support profitable trading/origination including an EUETS S&D model

  • Enhance and build the team by sharing new information and tools

  • Collaborate with other analytical teams within front office to generate consistent cross commodity analytics and forecasts(and ensuring best practice is maintained).

Skills

  • Independent thinker; creative in finding alternative solutions

  • Diligent, responsible and reliable

  • Practical and pragmatic in approach

  • Must have highly-developed attention to detail

  • Proactive approach to delivering results; able to deal with conflict and field critical questioning

  • Able to build collaboration within the team and across the business

  • Ability to apply the right level of approximation and estimation in order to deliver results within the required timeline

  • Strong desire and ability to learn new skills

  • Excellent IT and data analysis skills

  • Fluency in written and spoken English is essential

Experience

  • Proven current experience in analysing Environmental Products (for example EUA’s/CER’s/UER’s/VCUs etc) and understanding of the drivers of the EU ETS.

  • Detailed understanding of the regulation supporting the development of the Environmental Products and the impact these have on the forward evolution of the markets.

  • Able to demonstrate working knowledge of developing supply/demand outlooks and other analytical experience.

  • Experience of working in a trading environment

  • Understanding of statistics and modelling is highly regarded

  • Experience of using SQL/Tableau to develop analysis is highly desirable

Education

  • A degree in a numerate subject preferred or equivalent experience

  • Able to demonstrate commitment to continued learning