Shift Trader Gas

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Reporting to our Head of Gas Prompt Trading, we are looking for our office in Hamburg for a Shift Trader Gas.

Your job as a Shift Trader Gas:

As an Shift Trader Gas (m/f) your are working in a multi-national and dynamic environment. You are the key contact person for our internal and external customers. As a member of the 24/7 team you are our trader on all important European intraday gas markets. Furthermore you are responsible for the physical nomination of gas deals and gas assets. We continually develop and adapt our processes to changes in the market, securing and maximizing value for the Vattenfall Group as well as the Vattenfall Energy Trading value chain. Our ambition is to be the benchmark of the industry.

As an Shift Trader Gas in Gas Trading your main areas of responsibility will be:

  • Keep track of relevant market developments
  • Provide an excellent market access service to our internal and external customers as well as execute prop trading on own behalf
  • Secure the provision of Vattenfall’s gas fired plants by dispatching our assets (e.g. Gas Storages)
  • Improve the quality, speed and efficiency of our processes
  • Practice advanced cooperation internally and externally

Your profile as a Shift Trader Gas:

  • University degree or comparable professional education with additional qualification
  • 2 up to 5 years of work experience
  • Excellent communication skills and good knowledge of German/English spoken and written
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Highly team-oriented
  • High willingness of decision making on own analysis
  • Strong commercial thinking and understanding
  • Trading skills
  • Reliable and stress-resistant, pro-active behaviour
  • Goal and result oriented
  • Willingness to work in shift

At Vattenfall, we are convinced that striving for diversity helps building a more profitable, efficient and attractive company. Therefore we seek a harmonious balance of employees in terms of age, religion, gender identity & expression, sexual identity, disability and ethnic background.
What we offer

Working at Vattenfall means more than ‘just’ having an interesting job in a result-orientated culture. Here you will be part of a challenging, complex and international work environment. We offer our employees competitive remuneration, training opportunities and personal development.

Our Organization
At Vattenfall is a European energy company with over 20 000 employees. Together we produce heat and electricity from six energy sources; wind, hydro, biomass, nuclear, coal and gas. To continuously and reliably deliver energy to our society we need a variety of energy sources.

Markets is the Business Area where all asset optimisation and trading activities are centralized for the Vattenfall Group. Our activities are multi-site located across Europe with almost 500 professionals working in Sweden, Germany, The Netherlands, Denmark, and Poland. We trade the full range of energy commodities such as electricity, gas, oil, coal, freight, renewable energies and emissions, take responsibility for a diversified sourcing of power, fuels and carbon credits and optimize the running and hedging of Vattenfall’s generation assets. These efforts are the basis for maximum profitability and continuous business growth.

Within Markets the Business Unit (BU) Trading is the energy trading hub of the Vattenfall Group and provides all market access service activities to the group, including the sourcing of physical coal, oil and gas. BU Trading also maximizes the value creation in energy commodity markets by employing a specific proprietary trading mandate.

More Information
For more information about the job you are welcome to contact hiring manager Guy Smith via phone +31207995531, for information about the recruitment process please contact recruiter Vanessa Koop via phone +4940790227786 or apply directly via the application button.

We look forward to your application!

Last updated: 2017-05-15 13:45