This is an all-encompassing role within a trading desk. Seniority will depend on the experience of the applicant.
The primary responsibility of this role is to trade linear and non-linear trading strategies on the European gas markets, creating profit for the desk. However, as part of a small team, the successful applicant must be willing to involve themselves in all aspects of the desk.
Minimum 5 years of gas trading (exchange/OTC) within major European gas trading locations, with a proven track record of P&L generation.
Key Responsibility Areas
Development and execution of physical gas trading strategies, maximising value, including flat-price, option, volatility, location or time spread strategies;
Origination, pricing and optimisation of structured trades, storages, customer flow, and supply;
Actively promoting and executing trading strategies, while operating inside risk limits;
Responsible for planning and creating share of P&L;
Expanding company presence at liquid and emerging trading locations/hubs;
Actively work with other desks to provide to provide access to markets, and market knowledge;
Willingness to create/update necessary internal reporting (P&L, budget, etc);
Proactively engage in discussions on overall strategy of the desk;
Enhancing the brand recognition of NOVATEK within the European Gas Market.
Desired Skills and Experience
Proven record of P&L generation, with a risk-based approach to trading and growth;
Strong knowledge of the European energy markets with the focus on European gas market;
Excellent analytical and quantitative knowledge and skills with the ability to create, run and explain models;
Strong commercial and technical skills related to Options and Structured Trading
Significant experience in developing and running trading strategies.
Strong team working skills, with ability to work in an international environment;
Ability to work under stress, and independently.
Extensive knowledge of all operational aspects of capacity and balancing regimes;
Ability to work with minimal support resources;
Fluent in English (additional languages are a benefit).
Experience with TriplePoint CXL and knowledge of VBA, SQL and Python is advantage.
Experience with European power markets, and other energy commodities is a benefit.
We consider applications only in English, please apply to firstname.lastname@example.org