Desk Lead

Desk Lead

Want to join a global consultancy that provides agile solutions around energy management and sustainability to major corporates, designed to optimise their financial, operational and environmental performance?

We are looking for a Desk Lead for the Markets, Trading and Risk team (based in the UK), to take ownership for the effective delivery of the key day-to-day activities that we manage on behalf of our major industrial and commercial clients in relation to the global energy markets, in particular UK and European gas and power markets.

The Role:

  • Fundamental and Technical Analysis of global commodity markets, esp. Gas and Power
  • Monitoring and managing client exposures and associated risks
  • Client recommendations plus supporting rationale
  • Procurement and trade execution
  • Daily monitoring of price targets / trigger levels
  • Weekly / monthly market reports
  • Weekly / monthly  position reports
  • Internal market support to UK & European offices
  • Ad-hoc client requests

The individual:

  • An appropriate background in economics, finance or similar, with a sound grasp of key drivers that impact energy and financial markets.
  • The ability to articulate  alternative propositions and make recommendations based on sound logic and reasoning is key critical to this role.
  • Excellent written and verbal skills are a given, alongside of a sound grasp of the MS suite of tools.