​European Intraday Power Trader

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Gas, Power and LNG

  • Salary:


  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)7906 272852

  • Job ref:

    A J7437

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Richard Tregarthen

Our client focusses on trading in the European Intraday Power markets. They have built a business upon an ethos of intelligent trading, combining technology, science and machine learning to strengthen their position in the markets.

Due to the fast-evolving nature of the short term European power markets, our client recognises that, with change, comes opportunity. The team consists of a diverse mix of market experts, software developers and meteorologists, who have built a successful business through world-class analysis, innovation and creativity.

Opportunities exist for short term power prop traders with 1-3 years' experience.

Quant Power Analysts (who have ambitions to trade and seek a fast-track training programme) who are passionate about markets, programming, and energy will also be considered. The geographical remit focus will initially look toward the liquid CWE, DE/UK markets.

If you have the thirst to succeed, can demonstrate you have a successful track-record, an understanding and ability to handle risk, along with the traits required to be a leading edge trader, then this company can help propel you to where you want to be.

For a more aspirational applicant, you will begin by working alongside seasoned traders, learning market fundamentals and trading knowhow, developing your raw talent into sharp applicable trading skills. The meteorologists and analysts will support you in building confidence in decision making. You will also work alongside the automated models, understanding algorithms and execution logic.

You will need:

  • Outstanding analytical and quantitative skills

  • Excellent and clear cut communication skills

  • Commercially minded

  • Resilient – ability to handle a highly pressured environment

  • Good emotional intelligence

  • Ability to adapt quickly

  • Problem solving skillset


  • A lucrative tax free compensation package including shift allowance and bonus

  • A full and generous relocation package

For further information please contact r.tregarthen@elevenrecruitment.com