Junior Gas Operator

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  • Sector:

    Gas, Power and LNG

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0) 7436 338 241

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  • Consultant:

    Rebecca Holland

​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.

You will:

  • 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.