Gas Trader

Do you have what it takes to work in a fast-paced trading environment with ambitions to be the best?

Our Gas Spot Trading team is looking for a Gas Trader to join our team and help us to maximize the value of all opportunities in which Centrica Energy Trading can proprietarily trade within the gas markets. If you have a passion for trading and strong analytical skills, then we offer a work environment that nurtures talent and will help you grow professionally – as well as on a personal level. You will be part of our Gas Spot trading team, a dynamic and international team, where the time from analysis to execution is very short. Responsibility comes fast with results and gives ideal foundation for making an impact. You will be working in close cooperation with the traders in the Gas Spot team to support in delivering results. This role can be based out of Aalborg in Denmark.

Job responsibilities will include:

-Proprietary trading in European Gas Markets – maximizing PnL within Risk and Compliance framework

-Develop and execute day-to-day and intraday strategies

-Obtain expert understanding of the key drivers of the Gas Market

-Optimizing portfolios and exploiting the synergies between them

-Take active part in developing and executing of algorithmic trading and automatization

-Analyze new markets and or opportunities in existing market

-Manage and coordinate projects across functions in-house with IT specialists, Trade supporters etc

-Suggest improvements in trading and analytical activities to ensure that the team is constantly improving

-Having read and understood all compliance material and always act according to the Remit Rules and in a compliant manner

-Fulfilling targets agreed with the team lead.

The ideal candidate:

-MSc in Finance, Mathematics or Economics preferred

-A strong interest in financial markets, renewables, energy systems and trading

-A thorough understanding of general economic relations and theory

-Great IT skills: Python, VBA, Excel, R, C++ or similar coding languages are a plus

-Innovative mindset that questions status quo

-Result-orientated mindset with focus on delivery and execution

-Calm under pressure, ability to handle difficult stakeholders and situations

-Reliability, delivery focused and able to prioritize and manage disparate problems simultaneously

-A team player with strong communication skills

-Accuracy, timeliness and attention to detail

-Flexibility in terms of working hours when required.

What we can offer:

-A possibility to join one of the most successful gas trading teams in Europe where we offer an attractive salary package matching with your qualifications.

-A workplace that is constantly developing

-Excellent opportunities for professional and personal development

-Colleagues who set the bar high and the ambitions higher.

Centrica is one of Europe’s leading trading companies with a strong focus and track record of nurturing talent. The responsibilities and tasks we take on, are limited only by our imagination – we dream big and aim high when setting new goals, and we deliver on that through honesty, proactiveness and responsibility. Take this opportunity to join one of the most successful gas trading teams in Europe. We look forward to hearing from you!

PLEASE APPLY ONLINE by hitting the ‘Apply‘ button. Applications will ONLY be accepted via the ‘Apply’ button. This role is being handled by the Centrica recruitment team and NO agency contact is required.