Trade Operations Analyst

Trade Operations Analyst

The Client:

A certified B Corporation, this client makes it possible for businesses and their customers to take urgent action on climate change, helping organisations around the world achieve renewable energy and decarbonization goals through work with global Fortune 500 companies, utilities, and other businesses that want to join the fight against climate change.

The team has deep expertise in sustainability consulting, environmental markets, renewable energy and carbon project development, transportation decarbonisation solutions, and utility renewable energy programs. Since 2002, they have worked with over 400 clients in 60 countries and have been widely recognised for industry leadership and award-winning programs for clients.


The Role:

Enabling businesses, organisations, and individuals to reduce their environmental impact or achieve their renewable energy and sustainability goals is the core of this client’s mission. The Environmental Markets division is responsible for transacting the markets and originating supply for our company portfolio. Trade Operations oversees all commodity supplies, managing all operations behind the market transactions.  The Trade Operations Analyst-International plays a key supporting role on the team by assisting in all stages of the contract creation & management, inventory management, and database record-keeping processes for international commodities. 



Using your keen attention to detail, business acumen, and strong communication skills, you will collaborate with your partners in delivering and receiving supply while ensuring all contractual obligations are met from both sides. Trade Operations Analyst-International responsibilities include the following:

  • Manage supply receipt, deliveries, and verification across multiple countries and commodities (GO, REGO, I-REC, LGC, etc.) outside of North America.
  • Act as a main point of contact for suppliers with respect to the fulfilment of contractual obligations.
  • Collaborate with the Sales and Contracts teams to ensure all necessary information and documents are received in order to properly deliver or cancel supply for end-use or wholesale customers.
  • Work together with the Market Intelligence Team to monitor and remain positioned on the status of retirement and cancellation processes, regulations, and deadlines.
  • Ensure transactions are accurately managed within the Company SQL database and over electronic tracking systems.
  • Research and confirm counterparty compliance with various renewable energy voluntary/compliance programs.
  • Compile and analyse Company data stored within SQL Databases and provide internal teams with transactional or contract-specific details.
  • Contribute to timely completion of annual inventory reconciliation and third-party audits (EKOenergy, etc.)


The Individual:

  • Two years of experience working with EACs (Energy Attribute Certificate) preferred.
  • Familiarity with tracking systems associated with the GO, REGO, and I-REC commodities and experience with cancellations and retirements.
  • Ability to multitask and think on your feet while balancing a consistent daily workflow.
  • Proficiency working within MS Access and Excel front-ends; SQL Server experience a plus.
  • Four-year degree or equivalent combination of relevant professional experience and education.