We are looking for a Junior Operator on behalf of a top tier trading company as they look to broaden their activity into the Upstream E&P sector. With the scope to progress within operations or develop their skills in the optimisation/trading side of the business, the role offers an excellent opportunity to kick-start a career in the industry.
Nominate and schedule daily gas positions across various European networks, grids and pipelines including UK, Germany, Netherlands, Belgium and France in a timely and efficient manner.
Manage upstream flows and processing - including nominating to Gassco, securing and optimising transportation and processing rights.
Book/re-book capacity on Gemini, Prisma, Gassco Booking System to ensure portfolio capacity requirements are met. (includes some involvement in long term bookings).
Conclude and nominate beach swaps.
Update and monitor positions and liaise with trading on flow data and optimisation.
Maintain a balanced portfolio using exchanges.
Resolve mismatches to ensure all nominations are matched on an hourly and daily basis.
Update CVA website with beach delivery data. Review with counterparts and resolve any issues.
Support trades – trade capture and reconciliation in ETRM.
Confirmations – assist with confirmation of trades and reconciliation.
Report on REMITs.
Assist in setting up new business – counterparties, hubs, products, short haul, supply to sites and changing market operations.
Support and advise Trade control and settlement teams to provide end to end operations for trading.
Follow internal risk, compliance and regulatory policies and update systems and processes as required.
You must have:
A minimum 18 mths - 2 yrs experience within a physical gas or power-trading environment.
Good knowledge of daily scheduling controls/processes/procedures and end-to-end trade lifecycle.
Clear understanding of European gas transmission systems and balancing rules.
Strong attention to detail.
Good numerical skills.
Experience of working in a team and under pressure.
Experience working with Allegro/Endur, ENOM/Coderunner/Eurorunner, GEMINI, PRISMA, Trayport, WebICE, PEGAS.
Good knowledge of MS Outlook, Word, Excel and VBA.