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Senior Trader

Job Title: Senior Trader
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Slovenia
Reference: NJ71
Contact Name: Neil Jethwa
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Job Published: April 20, 2017 12:32

Job Description

Our client is looking for a Senior Trader to be responsible for the management of the wholesale trading portfolio from month ahead to year ahead products.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Wholesale power electricity trading activities in Europe; Germany, Italy, CEE and SEE region across the curve from month ahead to year ahead products
  • Origination activities in wholesale power trading across all 25 countries
  • Further development of wholesale electricity trading activities, potentially new markets, new products
  • Propose and develop new strategies and ideas to improve business results, reduce risks, improve profitability, etc.
  • Communication and development of trading strategies with the team, sharing know-how and knowledge to other colleagues
  • Supporting retail and sales activities by providing liquidity and quotes to the retail team, together with market views and suggestions
  • Supporting the role of providing the access to the market to our owner, who owns assets for power production (nuclear power plant, hydro power plants, gas fired power plant)


Key Requirements:

  • University degree in electrical engineering, technical, economics or finance sciences
  • At least 3 – 5 years of working experience in the electricity wholesale trading in SEE or/and ITA market
  • Positive, proven, at least 3 years profitable track record in the field of SEE or/and ITA electricity trading
  • Good references are an advantage
  • Excellent knowledge of the SEE or/and ITA electricity market
  • Knowledge of European electricity markets in general is necessary also
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • At least basic knowledge of technical analysis
  • Strong numerical skills
  • Readiness for acquiring new knowledge and skills
  • Able to react and to solve complex issues in unusual situations
  • Very good MS Office skills
  • Fluent in English, knowledge of SEE’s languages or/and Italian language is an advantage 



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