To support our Risk Management Team in Düsseldorf for 2-3 days a week, we are currently looking for a

Working Student (m/f) in Risk Control

As part of the Norwegian state owned Statkraft Group, Statkraft Markets GmbH is the 6th largest power producer in Germany by capacity. Since 1999 we have been an active trader of power, gas, renewable and emission certificates and a broad range of structured products. Lately we have become one of the leading players and service providers in managing distributed energy generation. For us the ideas of our 450 committed and ambitious colleagues make the difference. Share our passion for renewable energy and be a part of tomorrow’s energy world.

Your department:

Market Operations and IT’s major activities are Energy Management for Statkraft’s European assets including analysis and long term price forecasts as well as Trading & Origination. In addition the Business Area includes Finance, Risk & Business Support and provides IT services for the whole company. 

The responsibility of the Continental Middle Office department is to be an independent evaluator and communicator of risk and value creation of all market activities in Statkraft, outside the Nordic area. We are responsible for all tools and methodology used in this regard. The team also administers the mandate structure related to market activities from the board of directors down to the individual portfolios, and presents risk and performance to management.

Your role:

  • Support the Risk Management Team in a variety of daily tasks
  • Create several risk reports related to trading as well as origination
  • Testing work for our energy trading and risk management system
  • Support on credit checks for counterparties
  • Calculation of price curves
  • Ad-hoc tasks like data analysis

Your profile:

  • You are attending a Master’s program in economics, physics, mathematics or econometrics, preferably with a focus on Finance 
  • You have an analytical an quantitative mind-set and like working with figures
  • You are interested in the electricity and gas markets

Statkraft offers:

  • Professional and personal development in an exciting company
  • A positive working environment characterised by competence, responsibility and innovation
  • A diverse workplace with regard to gender, age and cultural background
  • Competitive terms of employment and excellent benefit schemes

The working time can be organized flexibly within the week (on hourly basis). Please be informed that we are looking for applicants who are enrolled at a university during the whole engagement period.

Expected Start Date:
as soon as possible
Raul Frincu (HR Assistant)
Telephone: +49 (0)211 60244 4415
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