Senior Structured Power Trader

  • Location

    Germany

  • Sector:

    Gas, Power and LNG

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)1565 626767

  • Job ref:

    J7118

  • Expiry date:

    31/12/2020

  • Consultant:

    Richard Tregarthen

Do you have experience within commodity markets? Do you have the ability to model complex financial structures?

We're looking for a Senior Structured Power Trader, based in Düsseldorf, Germany. Could you fit the role?

You must have:

  • relevant experience in the commodity markets in a commercial role

  • significant experience in trading/structuring/risk of contractual assets

  • a good understanding of the key elements of the value chain and key drivers setting commodity prices, spreads and non-linear product pricing

  • an advanced ability to model complex financial structures, including options

  • the ability to explain/communicate impact on deal value of price changes (level, spreads and dynamics) as well as valuation assumptions and hedging strategies

  • a high attention to detail to ensure robust and reliable analysis

and be:

  • educated to university degree level

  • able to develop and maintain collaborative relationships within the global structuring team as well as across the business

The role will allow you to:

  • trade and onboard structured products such as tolling agreements, PPAs (wind/solar/thermal), options and VPPs

  • optimize and own structured positions through to delivery

  • act as a pricing competence function for complex products across power areas

  • price and manage shape and fluctuating volume risks associated with PPAs and structured agreements

  • define and trade suitable offsetting structured products for onboarded contract structures and PPAs

  • further support/improve IT-infrastructure to monitor positions and according PNL-effects

  • build trustworthy relationships with internal stakeholders, especially Credit and Risk to prove competency and capability with structured transaction and

  • build on success to continuously improve valuation and stress testing of portfolios.

This exciting role comes with a competitive salary, a company pension and performance related benefits. You will also be able to take advantage of the company's extensive flexible benefits package with discounts on high street vouchers, health and dental care, holidays and more.