For our office in Amsterdam we are looking for a

(Junior) Trader

Statkraft, 100% owned by the State of Norway, is Europe’s largest generator of renewable energy. Since 1998 the company expanded its activities outside Norway and has become a leading European trader of power, gas, renewable and emission certificates as well as a broad range of structured products. Statkraft consists of 3800 committed and ambitious colleagues sharing a passion for renewable energy.

Statkraft’s Global Environmental Markets team (GEM), with Amsterdam as the central hub, is one of the leading traders in the European Emissions Trading scheme and is expanding its activities in the Californian market. 

  Main tasks:

  • Provide an interface to the traded carbon market and assume responsibility for the standard trading activities via exchanges, commercial counterparts, auctions and brokers
  • Work closely with your colleagues in the portfolio management team to execute trading and hedging strategies
  • Develop (automated) trading strategies
  • Explore new carbon and other environmental markets

 Your profile:

  • University degree in economics, engineering or comparable
  • Strong quantitative and analytical skills
  • Entrepreneurial mind-set, ability to see opportunities and the confidence to seize them
  • Trading experience and strong programming skills are an advantage
  • Fluent in English; strong command of another European language is an advantage
  • Good team player with high level of personal integrity
  • Willingness to work across geographies and time zones

Statkraft offers

  • Professional and personal development in a financially stable company with a clear and long term ambition to be an important part of the fast changing energy business
  • A working environment characterized by professionalism, collegiality, responsibility and motivation
  • A diverse workplace with regard to gender, age and cultural background
  • Competitive terms of employment 
Application deadline:
Expected Start Date:
Marieke Snieders
Telephone: +31 207957820
Mobile: +31 650690311

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