Junior Power Structured Trader

  • Location

    Kingdom of Denmark

  • Sector:

    Gas, Power and LNG

  • Salary:


  • Contact:

    Anthony Baron

  • Contact email:


  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)7891 852 871

  • Job ref:

    B - J7298

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:


​We are delighted to be working on the role of Junior Structured Trader for a top energy supply and trading business based in Denmark. Our client is in a rapid growth phase offering the right candidate an exciting opportunity to grow and develop within a well-established and successful business who are big players in the European gas markets.

We are looking for an ambitious and driven Structured Trader to join the Structured Trading Desk. The candidate will work closely with the Quantitative Analysts, Traders and business management to develop the trading capabilities on the desk and deliver value to the organisation. This role would be based in Denmark.

The role

  • Support the build-out of the structured power trading desk and take PnL and risk responsibility

  • Develop new products and strategies in line with the commercial growth ambitions of the organisation

  • Deliver the best in class return on risk capital by leveraging your knowledge and experience

  • Provide market access for non-standard power and cross-commodity products to the other trading desks

  • Develop profitable asset-backed trading strategies

  • Work closely with the business to continuously develop new strategies and new value drivers

  • Work closely with quants to continuously improve the models

  • Support other commercial teams in discussions related to complex trading strategies and portfolio optimization.

The candidate:

  • Masters / PhD or an advanced degree in a highly numerate subject (e.g. Mathematics, Engineering, Physics etc.)

  • Experience in trading power options, cross-commodity structured products etc.

  • Experience in asset-backed trading strategies

  • Track record in delivering stable PnL and best in class return on risk-capital

  • Strong problem solving and analytical ability, with a track record demonstrating a “think big, start small and scale up” attitude

  • Entrepreneurial approach

  • Ability to learn quickly

  • Make a real impact and make the most of your talent

You will get to work with international colleagues who set the bar high and where days are not the same. This is a job where you can develop both on a professional and personal level. Take this opportunity to join one of the most successful power trading teams in Europe - we look forward to hearing from you!

Please contact Anthony at a.baron@elevenrecruitment.com for more information.