Senior Gas Trader

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For our location in Hamburg (Germany), we are looking for a

Senior Gas Trader

Your job as a Senior Gas Trader

As a Senior Gas Trader you are part of the Gas Markets Team. Your responsibilities will include the following tasks:
  • Active risk-taking in the global gas markets
  • Trading European Hubs, JKM and Henry Hub using standard and structured products
  • Develop, rollout and execute trading strategies
  • Keeping track on fundamental trading trends in the commodity markets by analyzing the key fundamental drivers
  • Providing market access services to internal as well as external customers
  • Define requirements for analysis and build-up a trustful cooperation

Your profile as a Senior Gas Trader
  • 5 year trading experience in the gas market, with a proven track record
  • Active risk taker
  • Outstanding analytical skills and result orientated
  • Quantitative programming and financial modelling skills preferred
  • Strong profit and performance orientation
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Have a disciplined trading style with sound position / P&L management
  • Reliable team player who is proactively supporting the team approach
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to communicate with various stakeholders
  • Excellent negotiation skills
  • Master university degree level with financial background or comparable qualification
We are striving for diversity & inclusion and we therefore welcome applications from all individuals regardless of, e.g., age, gender, disability, and ethnic background.

Our Organization
Business Area (BA) Markets maximises the value of Vattenfall’s portfolio by optimising and dispatching, hedging, and sourcing for Vattenfall's assets and sales positions. We offer power purchase agreements to operators of wind or solar parks, optimise 3rd party batteries, and enter into origination deals within the B2B segment. We serve as Vattenfall’s single market access to energy commodity markets trading in electricity, emissions, fuels, freight, and renewable certificates. We are responsible for generating profits by taking positions within defined risk mandates and limits. We are active across Europe with around 450 professionals working from Sweden, Germany, The Netherlands, and Denmark.

Within Markets the Business Unit (BU) Trading is the energy trading hub of the Vattenfall Group. BU Trading is responsible for all trading activities around Vattenfall´s asset and customer flows to maximize value creation and improve sourcing costs. It provides all market access services for standard OTC- and exchange-based energy commodities for the Vattenfall Group, which means managing all hedging flows, from generation assets or customers, by market access.

More Information
We welcome your application, including CV and cover letter in English.

For more information about the job you are welcome to contact hiring manager Alwin Dekker via phone +49 40 668 780 158, for information about the recruitment process please contact recruiter Selma Budak at +494079022 7788.

We look forward to receiving your application!