Are you a successful gas trader that knows the European market inside and out? Are you looking for a great place to work and exciting new challenge? Then this could be the role for you.
Our client is a well-established, leading provider of customised energy price risk hedging solutions. They combine in-depth knowledge of the energy market, finance, and transport to help and guide their clients.
Creating value through teamwork
As the new European Gas Trader, your main role is to create value through actively trading European gas markets and associated instruments. Furthermore, your responsibilities in this role will be to:
Provide market making services to our client and the wider group
Contribute to the development of gas analytics, research, and marketing material to provide a commercial input to the group
Contribute to the development of trading systems, infrastructure, and processes
Generate proprietary P&L based on fundamental and technical research
Support and promote structured trading deals involving the oil and/or the electricity trading units of our client.
Rigorous risk management and daily reporting
Full compliance with internal and external policies, rules, and regulations
A proactive trader and an excellent communicator
As a person, you are proactive and are keen on taking initiative and thrive in a fast-paced environment. You are a great communicator and working together with your colleagues feels natural to you. Additionally, you have:
3-5 years of experience on European gas trading within a bank/financial institution or utility/ trading company.
Excellent understanding of trading systems, exchange rules and OTC markets
Good VBA/Python or any other relevant programming language knowledge
Rigorous understanding of financial derivatives’ risks, regulations, and product specific trading rules
Ability to take high level of responsibility in an expanding, highly motivated team
To find out more about this role, or to apply, please contact Richard Tregarthen