• Location: North West
  • Salary: Up to £30,000
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Posted: 15th Mar 2017

Energy Trader – North West

Energy & Carbon

Job Title: Energy Trader
Industry Sector: Energy Procurement
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: Up to £30,000
Site/Office Location: North West
Consultant: Andrew Green
Reference: ENT4

The Client:

One of the largest and leading energy consultancies within the UK space. They have recently developed a unparalleled market strategy that sees them innovate above and beyond the current market. You will drive the strategy forward and pitch for some of the largest energy contracts within the UK space.

The Role:

You will join the Energy Trading team who are primarily responsible for buying natural gas and electricity, but this also involves keeping up with global events and related markets, such as foreign exchange and equities markets.

The successful candidate will be responsible for risk management by trading energy on behalf of clients. You will also be expected to communicate directly with clients to update them on market movements, therefore, we are looking for a candidate with good communication skills and the ability to build strong relationships with clients.

The role would suit a candidate with existing experience within the energy procurement sector or experience in a relationship management role, who is looking to further their career by specialising in risk management / trading.

• Energy trading / hedging
• Risk management
• Market / client reports
• Client communication
• Account management
• Market analysis (Fundamental and Technical)

The Individual:

Account Management – Ability to effectively to build relationships with clients.
Communication – A clear, concise and confident communicator.
Numerical Aptitude – logical and methodical thinker, with a natural aptitude for working with numbers
IT – Able to quickly and efficiently navigate standard Office packages, with an essential sound knowledge of Excel. Must be able to quickly grasp new IT packages
Accuracy – Able to undertake tasks with a high level of accuracy.

Positive Attitude – Identifies options, alternatives and solutions. Optimistic, cheerful, enthusiastic and helpful.
Integrity – Open and honest about the reality of situations, providing information and explanation. Has concern for quality of work.
Respect – Takes time to understand the implications and impact of work requests on others’ workload and agree priorities. Consistently displays good manners and courtesy.
Innovation – Open and responsive to new ideas and not constrained by the way things have been done in the past.
Teamwork – Recognises the value in working cross functionally/team and involving others. Believes that more can be achieved by working effectively together.

For more information or to apply for the role please send your CV to;
Andrew Green

Please get in touch with any queries on:
+44 (0) 203 640 2130

The Green Recruitment Company is a specialist recruitment agency that recruits across the environmental and waste management sectors. If this role is not of interest but you are looking for a new opportunity, please contact the named consultant who would be happy to discuss current vacancies in your target area.

The Green Recruitment Company is an Employment Business for interim, contract and temporary recruitment and acts as an Employment Agency in relation to permanent vacancies.

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