Lead Originator

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Gas, Power and LNG

  • Salary:


  • Contact phone:

    07906 272852

  • Job ref:

    B - J7255

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


  • Consultant:

    Richard Tregarthen

​Our client is an established, award-winning, energy commodity trading firm with a long history in the carbon markets.

They are looking to strengthen the London based trading team by developing a global carbon origination team. They are looking to hire a project sourcing specialist to lead an origination initiative to identify, acquire and manage carbon project credits for proprietary investment and trading purposes.



·         Build on existing and grow global network of carbon project developers & voluntary carbon offset aggregators

·         Work closely with sales and trading team in sourcing / developing carbon offset product/portfolios for the client base

·         Work closely with management and trading functions in development of proprietary primary investment strategy

·         Provide advisory support to clients through navigating and understanding market mechanisms and best practice

·         Help develop and assist manage a portfolio of carbon projects for proprietary investment and trading purposes


Suggested Requirements

·         Deep experience of and extensive technical expertise related to carbon project sourcing and risk management

·         Good experience in establishing global partnerships with carbon related organizations and strong track record in deal structuring and negotiations

·         In depth knowledge of global carbon crediting frameworks (current and emerging), carbon market infrastructure, corporate sustainability initiatives

·         Experience using CRM systems to track clients requirements and project flow

·         Master’s degree in Environmental Science, Management, Business Administration, or other similar fields


What the business can offer you

·         Dynamic, award winning trading desk, strong culture of excellence and an environment in which to succeed

·         Cross sector/industry client base, complimented by the breadth of the business activities

·         Strong experience and track record of originating and executing carbon and energy commodity deals

·         Competitive salary and benefits, clear and competitive commission structure


If you are interested to know more, please contact Richard Tregarthen +44 (0)7906 272852 or richard@elevenrecruitment.com