Senior Energy Trader

Senior Energy Trader

Work with one of the UK's biggest green energy suppliers, providing affordable, renewable energy to homes and businesses across the UK. With a mission to help people lower their energy bills and reduce their carbon impact at the same time.


The Role:

  • Analyse market fundamentals and translate this into a hedging strategy
  • Provide detailed analysis of wholesale markets movements
  • Ensure prompt trade execution
  • Optimise timing of wholesale hedging with our risk policy
  • Share ideas and suggestions around improvements on hedging products and risks balancing
  • Work with the data science team on forecasting of electricity and gas demand and settlement performance
  • Use our ETRM to book trades
  • Communicate with the other teams to maintain and develop our strategy


The Individual:

  • Experienced energy trader with advanced knowledge of the UK and European Power  markets
  • Trade execution experience covering Gas and Power supply, Renewable PPAs, flexibility  assets and renewable certificates
  • Familiarity with short term trading: Day Ahead, Intra-Day Half-Hourly and Balancing  Mechanism markets (ideally experienced with real-plant trading)
  • Data-driven approach and confident using google sheets, prior SQL experience
  • Good Python skills
  • Strong analytical capabilities and problem-solving approach