EUA (Carbon) Trader

Posted 05 October 2022
Salary Up to €100,000 + bonus
LocationEuropean Union
Job type Permanent
DisciplineEnergy Supply & Trading
Contact NameTom Brookes

Job description

The Green Recruitment Company are working with a client which delivers energy management and consultancy services to commercial, industrial, municipal, and institutional customers. With a multinational team of experts and proprietary technology, they provide customers with comprehensive energy supply solutions to reduce energy spend and increase predictability. They also offer end-to-end sustainability services to meet carbon footprint goals.


The Role:

  • Join the Carbon and Renewable energy Trading Desk as a portfolio manager for EUAs

  • Develop a deep understanding of the EU ETS market, including buyers, sellers, and competitors

  • Working with trading teams, Market Risk & others to develop accurate pricing model to enable scalability of EUA portfolio

  • Develop and maintain a portfolio of new customers and counterparts active on the certificates market, prioritise your leads and turn them into clients and transactions

  • Conduct day-to-day execution of trades and provide customers with essential market intelligence-analysis to support pricing, trading, and risk mitigation strategies


The Individual:

  • Up to 5 years’ experience of trading with EU ETS or Energy markets (Gas, Electricity trading etc.) or related market OTC and/or on Exchange

  • Clear demonstrable understanding of EU ETS with in depth knowledge of technical, fundamental, and regulatory indicators to trade

  • Strong attention to detail, good with numbers and Excel

  • Excellent numeracy skills, be calm and confident and able to respond calmly under duress.

  • Relevant degree in Economics, Finance or Business Administration is required